Green, like blue and red, is one of the primary linearly independent colors. In nature, it is more common than others. Almost all plants are endowed with green color. Absorbing the sun’s rays, they produce chlorophyll, which gives the plants a green color. Some animals use greenery to masquerade as their surroundings.
Associating with nature, with life on Earth, it has a relaxing effect on the nervous system, calming it, increasing a person’s efficiency, strengthening self-awareness.
Green was revered by the ancient Egyptians, attributing the color to the god of rebirth, Osirius. Among the Greeks, color was controlled by Dionysus, the Olympic god, who was in charge of vegetation, viticulture, winemaking, and the forces of nature. Green symbolizes fertility, resurrection to life, hope for the best.
Green color has many tones, the Pantone table has 376 of its shades. Among them there are light and dark, bright and not very bright, cold and warm, with pastel, gray, brown, yellow, blue varieties of tones.
The combination of green manicure with other colors in 2022
Green color is universal, convenient for combination with any shades, both cold and warm.
The tandem of green and pink forms a life-affirming color with floral notes against the background of greenery, it is consonant with the feeling of youth and beauty.
A tandem with red shades may have excess sharpness. Therefore, choosing a pair for green, you should pay attention to its muted tones in the form of chicory, ruby, burgundy, wine.
A tandem of green with orange hues looks natural. Light peach, orange-coral, pumpkin, dark orange, red shades included in the range of orange tones form the best combinations with green.
The yellow-green combination looks harmonious. The lightness and warmth of these colors together look bright and at the same time unobtrusive, forming a lot of light, sunny, gold, amber options.
The tandem of green and blue reflects the coldness of blue shades, pushing them to the fore. On their background, you can place any drawings, geometric shapes or leave the color in its original form.
Saturation, mystery, a sense of something cosmic, unidentified, at the same time delicate green color give shades of purple.
Not all tones are suitable for combination with brown, but not green. Brown is the color of tree bark. Their tandem is the most unobtrusive and the best in perception for the human eye.
Green colors are perfectly combined not only with others, but also with their own kind. With a warm range, they resemble a shadow with the glare of the sun on it. With cold – the combination of light and shadow is not smooth, but contrasting. These are emerald, malachite, neon tones.
Shades of white, gray, beige, black will beautifully set off the green palette with their presence, as if surrounding it, putting it in the center of the composition.
A large palette of colors and shades of green, as well as their combination with others, allows you to create a fashionable manicure design for any time of the year, no matter if it is spring with summer or autumn with winter.
Fashionable manicure trends of the current 2022 in green design
In a manicure made in green tones, the botanist style is not the last. But if last year, branches of trees were depicted on a bright green and light green hues, now they have been replaced by the lush green of the tropics with the image of leaves applied with a brush or using stencils.
Sliders on green manicure
If someone does not have drawing skills, do not be upset, special stickers called sliders will help you design your nails in the style of a botanist. With their help, the drawing on the nail plates is applied neatly and takes a minimum of time.
The technique of their application is not difficult:
- the slider cut to the shape of the nail is moistened with water to separate the sticker from the thin paper film;
- separating the slider from the base, it is applied to the nail over the dried, previously applied varnish;
- after careful distribution of the sticker on the nail surface, it is covered with a top coat, which partially dissolves the film with the applied pattern, transferring it to the surface opened with varnish.
Imitation of natural stone on green nails
Marble varieties of manicure do not give up their positions in popularity. The coating, reminiscent of the veins of natural stone, looks beautiful on all nail plates or selectively on one or more.
Relative to green in marble, imitation of mountain gems is most in demand: malachite and serpentine. Any length of nail plates is suitable for applying marble design. All that is needed is to apply winding strips on the background base with a brush, resembling a marble pattern. Or use the water technique of applying marbling.
Green cat’s eye in manicure 2022
The effect of creating a cat’s eye is achieved by covering the base with shining stripes, reminiscent of highlights with overflows emanating from the bewitching beauty of the chrysoberyl gemstone. The technique of applying gel polish with imitation of a cat’s eye is no different from others. It is used in matte and glossy finish.
To make the coating more expressive, it can be covered with a translucent finishing varnish, reminiscent of stained-glass windows on window glass. This technique is especially relevant for creating a New Year’s or other festive image.
Geometric patterns on green nails
Do not lose their popularity in the world of nail fashion and geometric ornaments, and figures with clear lines. Their application is not tied to a specific technique or materials. Lines can be drawn with paints, varnishes, scotch tape, spread with rhinestones, bouillons, crystal chips, use stickers, a film with imitation of broken glass, use sliders.
How beautifully the technique will be performed depends on the imagination and skill of the master. Randomly intertwining thin and wide vertical stripes with glitter on all or one finger are in fashion.
Decorations on green nails, fashionable in 2022
The fashion for manicure does not stand still, inventing new coatings for nail plates, decorating them with sparkles, foil, pearl beads, imitation of precious stones. Inlaid décor became popular last year and has not lost its appeal this year either.
It is especially in demand during the days of various celebrations and holidays. In the inlay, small and large rhinestones are used, along with transparent ones, plain and iridescent in many colors look beautiful.
With embellished imitation gemstones, the nail plates shine as brightly as natural crystals.
Manicure design with stone jewelry is great…