Paper, silk, linen, fiberglass, or other fabrics or mesh that are applied in combination with cyanoacrylate as a natural nail coating, nail extension, or over a tip.
As shorter nails trend, many nail techs are using nail wraps as a way to give their clients stability while still maintaining that natural look. And as nail wraps make their way back into the limelight, other creative product uses are emerging as well.
Independent nail wraps brand Scratch needed $6,000 to do a run of three of its latest styles. Founder Chelsea Kent, a web designer with a love of the arts, put the project on crowdfunding site Kickstarter.com. She received a whopping $36,865 in donations.
Nowadays you can sell anything from cosmetics to cookware at small home gatherings — including Jamberry Nails.
The Golden Disc-o-pade Styler + Nail Appliqué Set was inspired by the striking mod prints sauntering down the runways. It features Amika’s Digital Titanium Styler and a set of the Dashing Diva Professional DesignFX nail appliqués.
There are a variety of nail issues, from the everyday bitten-nails to the all-out chip or crack, that require you to call in reinforcements. Whether using acrylic or gel (or even a tea bag), we offer some ways to strengthen nails into long-lasting beauts.
Foil Remover Wraps
Designer Nail Wraps
Nail Polish Appliques
Sculpting on a Form with Entity One Gel
December 10, 2014
How to Create a Free Form Nail with Fiberglass & Silk Wrap
September 10, 2014
Troubleshooter: Nail Biter Tip Application
December 4, 2013
Retail Boutique: Gift Wrap Items6 photos
A Decal Declaration: Nail Art Appliques11 photos
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