How to Trendy Press On Nails
How to Trendy Press On Nails. What Are Press On Nails?
Press on nails are fake nail tips that cover the whole nail. Lee Pharmaceuticals helped popularize them in the 1970s, thus becoming the forerunners of the tips we have today. Now, they are made of different materials. For instance, there are acrylic press on nails and gel.
Advantages / Disadvantages
Press on manicure has a number of advantages as well as disadvantages.
You should get it because it’s:
easy applicable and removable
versatile in sizes and designs
What can you stop from getting it is:
an arguably short lifespan (around to seven days)
the risk of weakening your natural nail when removing the tip.
the risk of your natural nail lifting by the popped off tips.
How To Do Press On Nails At Home?
The answer to the question “How long do press on nails last?” fully depends on the way you apply them. So, here’s our step-by-step tutorial on how to properly do press on nails at home:
Cut or file your natural nails short.
Create grip with filing your nail surface.
Apply a drop of glue both to your natural nail and the tip.
Stick the press on, pushing with its bottom end under the cuticle.
Secure everything with a clear nail top coat.
These are the basic steps. However, we’ve also prepared some tricks and ploys to make the most out of your press on mani:
Apply a strengthening base coat to protect your nails before placing the glue.
Degrease your nails with the help of a polish remover before the application.
Pondering how to remove press on nails, first, soak them in warm water or apply an oil to loosen the hold of adhesive. Then try to slide them instead of pulling off.
Give your nails a couple of weeks to recover before the next application.
Various Designs For Press On Nails
Now, when you’re armed with all the information you need to know about the press ons, it’s time to choose the design that appeals to you the most.
Ombre Design For Coffin
These long press on nails combine several mind-blowing trends at a time. First, the color combo reminds of the classic French manicure with milky tips and nude nail beds. Second, as these two shades melt in each other, the ombre effect is achieved. And finally, the coffin shape brings it to the whole new level.
How to Trendy Press On Nails.