May 15, 2019
Whatâs the most prominent beauty accessory that a woman can wear? Nope, itâs not the faux suede heels, or the rhinestone ring set, or the charming layered necklace. Go on, take a wild guess. Itâs the nails!
Yes, you read that right, youâve got the power in your nails to make even a dull outfit look chic and swanky. Nails are a highly under-appreciated beauty accessory that can be made to look like art. Although, unlike lipstick or hair color, nails arenât the first thing thatâs noticed, they can be used as your secret beauty trick that can be paired with multiple ensembles. Plus, nobody is going to pull you out for repeating it!
Thereâs so much that the nails can do. They offer a quick little insight into our personality if paid attention to. Nude colors for the sophisticated ones among you, a bold black for the gothic vibe, a colorful palette for the playful ones, and the list goes on. The thousands of shades, copious nail art designs and templates, and the innovative nail shapes offer a limitless array of nail art designs. So whatâs new this season, you ask? Well, itâs something that bought a curious question mark on my face.
Jelly nails are the new trend on the block. Yes, they are actually called jelly nails and before you ask me, no they are not edible, ladies! Cute or not, thatâs up to you to decide, but they are definitely a novelty in the world of nail art. Before we present to you the different recreations of jelly nails, let us tell you about who started the trend.
The leader of beauty trends, Kylie Jenner, took to social media to share a picture of her and her friendsâ freshly manicured hands. Need we say more? The trendsetter inspired nail artists across the globe to recreate this colorful art.
Hereâs a list of some of the best jelly nail art. If you havenât heard of the trend before, this article will serve as your crash course to it. Letâs see who nailed it, what say?
If you want to give your nails a whimsical look, with the perfect mix of colors, and yet not go overboard. There are multiple options that you can choose from; you will certainly be surprised to see the kind of colors you can dress your nails in. This look, however, is called the PVC look as it is made from plastic. Thatâs an interesting take on jelly nails, donât you think?
Vibgyor, the colors of the rainbow, is for the ones who love a lot of colors in their life. If youâre someone who sports a lot of whites or likes to add a pop of color to your looks, this variation is for you! You can choose from bold brights or softer pastels. That being said, a jelly manicure makes use of all the primary colors in the color palette, so take your pick, and get yourself a manicure for the summer.
We understand that some of you donât really like multicolored things. For you guys, we present the au naturel look that makes use of real flowers. This is an elegantly gorgeous manicure by Mei Kawajiri of Nails by Mei. This manicure has replicated the jelly nails with a natural twist. It makes use of transparent lacquer and some adhesive flowers.
This is the most basic version of the trend. For someone whoâs skeptical about going down the jelly route, this could be a good start. Not too bold, not too sober, just the right amount of color and length for your nails. What do you think?
Be it in her life, or on her nails, a girl loves a little sparkle in her life. This twist to the jelly nails combines the best of color and glitter. Whatâs more important in this look is the choice of color. The unconventional colors like sea-green, electric-blue, etc offer a good base for this mix of jelly and shine.
Remember the good old childhood when we beat the scorching summer heat with bright colored candies? Now that we arenât kids anymore and candies are old-fashioned, we can paint a piece of our nostalgia on our nails. Thatâs what fashion is all about, isnât it? â- bringing back revamped versions of history!
What do you want your nail art to have? Jelly lacquer? Check. Stones? Check. Gems? Check? The color of the universe? Check. This nail art is all things sassy and over the top. If you give me the authority, I would say, this piece of work, nailed it!
Animal-print lingerie to animal print dresses, we have seen it all. Now, itâs time for animal print nails! Donât worry, PETA wonât sue you for this one! You can pair these nails with a raunchy outfit or you can go for a red-carpet look, whatever your pick, the animal-printed nails will obey.
If you are someone like me, who gets bored with one color, this is just the look for your nails! Thereâs a perfect alternation of nude color, glitter, and a marble effect. You can sport three different styles in one manicure, now thatâs a great offer, isnât it?
This nail art gets big thumbs up for combining the love of French manicure and the love of nudes in one. The dual-toned natural shade of nail paints gives the nails a natural look while simultaneously drawing a great deal of attention to your nails!
Whatâs the first thing that comes to your mind when you see these nails? Popsicle? We think so too. You can sport the jelly trend the playful way. These nails are perfect for your summer dress or for a beach-cation!
The summertime trend is giving people a major nostalgia of the 90s. If you are feeling the fear of missing out, #FOMO, go ahead and get your nails painted with these jelly colors. If youâre afraid that the jelly-like texture can turn you away, donât worry, the texture and color are as smooth as other lacquers. Itâs just the transparency that gives the trend the moniker.
So, would you try this? Post some pictures for us to see!