In 2022, coatings in which small shining particles are added are becoming a hit. A golden iridescent shade can be given to the entire nail plate or used in combination with other shades.
You can achieve a golden effect with the help of crushed foil, metallic glitter, stickers, 3D nail decorations. You can also give the nail coating the look of gold with metal rubbing.
Varieties of golden manicure
There are no seasonal restrictions for golden manicure. It is equally popular in summer and winter, autumn and spring. Gold decor in manicure gives the woman’s appearance elegance, sophistication, a sense of wealth.
It is equally well suited for short, medium and elongated nails of various shapes.
Golden manicure can be increasingly seen at worldwide fashion shows, on the fingers of famous artists and actors.
With its help, the whole appearance of a woman acquires sophistication and solemnity.
Gold manicure options for 2022
Golden manicure has many options. Varnishes with golden hues began to be used even in classic French manicure.
Tips of nail plates are exposed to gold varnishing. In this option, the length of the nails plays an important role, they must be regrown.
A crescent on short nails will look very ugly, regardless of its color. To give the tips of the nails a golden hue, you can use stencils. With their help, a French manicure turns out beautiful and neat.
Young girls prefer to use glitter when creating a golden manicure. They come in small and large fractions, their size plays a big role in nail design.
Different packages are used for sale, but according to buyers, transparent round plastic jars with sparkles are most convenient.
Golden glitter manicure
Sequins are sold not only in dry form, they are part of transparent and dry gel polishes. They are easy to apply. Their scattering does not need to be removed from the surface of the hands and the table. After all, no matter how carefully dry sparkles are used, their presence will be everywhere.
Glitter gel polish does not need to be fixed, unlike loose sparkles, it is not demanding for additional care. Based on the price, glitter jars are cheaper than gel polishes and have a larger selection.
Glitter can be rubbed over the entire nail plate. They are applied with a thick brush or applicator over a sticky dispersion gel polish.
To fill the surface of the nail plate with dry sparkles, colored varnishes that are close to them in tone are suitable.
White and black varnishes are beautifully combined with sparkles as a base. The combination of gold with gray and blue shades of lacquer, fashionable this season, looks unsurpassedly luxurious.
After drying, nails covered with dry glitter over varnish require fixing them with a top coat.
In addition to rubbing glitter all over the nail, you can do a partial one, affecting only the pattern.
Glitter can also be applied in another way, by sprinkling the entire nail plate with a wide brush on wet gel polish.
After drying, shake off excess glitter with a fluffy brush. Glitter applied in this way cannot be covered with a top coat. Otherwise, it will be like the previous version.
Stretching with sparkles on a nail coated with gel polish differs from rubbing in that only part of the nail plate is covered, leaving a color coating visible.
For example, you can highlight with a golden stretch only a strip in the center or sides of the nail plate. A layer of top completes the stretch with sequins.
In the moon manicure, a mixture of top with sparkles is used. Their consistency should resemble a viscous, dense agent, with which, with the help of a thin brush, they draw holes not only in the moon manicure, but also in the jacket.
The drawing ends with the application of several layers of top to smooth the surface of the nail.
Nails and hair are made up of the same cells, which include the protein keratin.
Decorate with sparkles not only nails covered with a solid color, but also design elements.
First, a drawing is applied to the top with gel polish, then, without letting it dry, it is sprinkled with sparkles of different colors. After complete drying, excess glitter is removed with a brush.
Gold foil manicure
The idea of decorating with gold foil is not new. Even in ancient Egypt, it was decorated with the thrones of the pharaohs. Now it is widely used to decorate the design of nail plates.
Gold foil, of course, has nothing to do with gold leaf, nevertheless it looks very impressive and rich on the nails of girls. Decorated with foil not only gel polishes in salons, but also ordinary varnishes at home.
Gold foil is easy to apply, does not require professional knowledge. On sale there are several varieties of it:
- Transfer – the most popular, sold in rolls. To get an ornament on the nail, it is enough to press the working side of a shiny thin sheet against it, then sharply remove it.
- Sheet – fixed on the nail with special glue, also available in rolls.
- Crinkled – the fixation of spangles of different sizes to the nail plate occurs with an adhesive composition. Scraps of gold foil are used to create abstract drawings and aquarium designs.
- In the form of a foil tape with a sticky surface on one side. Used in design for gluing to the surface of the nail.
- In the form of liquid foil, produced in bottles with a brush. You can’t create complex drawings with liquid foil, and it is convenient for covering large surfaces. Freezes under the influence of the lamp.
- In the form of thin film blanks that repeat the shape of the nail plate. Attaches to the nail with heat treatment.
Golden manicure with rhinestone decor is a hit of the new season 2022
A beautiful, original manicure design can be obtained using different sizes of crystals, rhinestones, golden pebbles.
This decor will decorate any manicure: moon, jacket, plain. It looks original on the nails of the whole hand and, as an accent, on some fingers.
Decor with rhinestones not only draws attention to women’s hands, it masks the unevenness of the nail plates. It looks equally beautiful at any time of the day: day, evening, night.
Geometric manicure with gold decor, popular in 2022
In geometric manicure, the minimalist style is most often used. It can be presented in the form of thin strips arranged randomly, drawings of small corners, squares, and other geometric shapes.
Strips are applied to the surface of the nail with a thin brush. The decor is decorated with rhinestones, pieces of foil, sprinkled with golden sand.
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