As we enter a new decade, the regular gel/acrylic nail polish are also coming to an end. The manicure game has elevated into new level that no gel or acrylic polish has ever done before. Dip powder nails is the middle ground between the traditional nail polish and unlike gel manicures which requires the nail to be cured and sealed under a UV lamp, dip powder nails uses a technique that colors the nail with a super-pigmented powder. Aside from that, dip powder nails lasts longer than gel and they are less harmful compared to polishes. Most professional nail supplies offer vitamin-enriched formula to make sure that your nails are taken care of.
Here are some of the manicure that you need to try this 2020:
1. Deep Ombre
When it comes to dip powder nail art, ombre is the most famous design as it is very easy to do. The powder will actually do all the work. Dip the nail in lighter color first then brush off the excess powder then reapply base liquid and add the darker color. For an added character, you may go for a look like this one wherein the ring finger is accentuated with glitters and some nails are painted in single color or you can go ombre all the way.
2. Unicorn Nail Art
Unicorn is another hit among young ones and the young-at-heart. This 2020, you are never too old to pull off that unicorn nails that you’ve always dreamt off. Using different colors of nail dipping powder, you can paint your nails and relive that fairy tale dream you’ve always had as a little girl. There are many ways to do it but this one is a subtle yet cute get started.
3. Gold Shimmer Nail Art
Sometimes, simple nail art always gets the attention like this gold shimmer dip powder nails. This look is perfect for both every day wear and elegant look. You can go to a fancy dinner date after office without having to worry about your nails. This look is perfect for those who have mid-length nails.
4. Glitter Accent
Glitter nail design is also the easiest to pull off. Using a white LDS dip nail as base, you can actually select any color of glitter you want to use. Brush some sparkle on your nail once the base has dried and seal it with a topcoat for the nail art to last. You can either put a lot of glitters on the entire nail or just on the top like this one, there is no right or wrong way to do it.
5. Marble Nails
Marble nail art is also a hit this new decade and if you are still hesitant to try it, you can try this look. Not all nails are painted so it looks very subtle but of course you can put the marble design on all nails. There are several tutorials online on how to do it and there are tons of possibilities so it can be done in multiple ways. Marble details look stunning on nails and our advice is not to overdo it.
Nail dip powder may be a new technology and not all would embrace this technology. But if you would do proper research you would know that this is the best thing that could happen to your nail especially now that there are many studies conducted how to make it even better. Using nail dip powder is not only good for your nails but it is also good for the health because it minimizes if not eliminate the risk of inhaling harmful chemicals brought by nail polish.
However, in buying nail dip powder only go for the trusted brands because there are plenty of cheaper version in the market but they contain harmful chemicals that might be bad for you and those around you. Always do proper research and check the ingredients used. Nail dip powder if used properly can last for more than 3-weeks making you save money in the long run.
When it comes to removing it, it is best to watch tutorials online and not just remove it on your own as it may damage your nail bed. It is best to know the step by step process in removing the nail dip powder if you want to do it on your own otherwise, your nail technician knows how to remove it correctly.
In the meantime, always keep your nails healthy by nourishing it with strengthening treatment and applying daily cuticle oil. Cuticle oil can extend the life of your manicure so make it a habit to apply some at least once a day or use hand moisturizer to keep your hands and nails hydrated. Remember, your manicure will last if you will also take care of it.