It has taken over four decades for the full potential of dip powders to be discovered. Nowadays, they have taken over the beauty industry. The fact that they do not require UV light or LED lamp to dry makes them exceptional. Furthermore, manicure lovers are not restricted to a single colour and that they take a long time before chipping thus giving the traditional gels and acrylics a run for their money. Dip powders bring in versatility into beauty industry where you get to try as many colours as you want. They make use of silica powder ground to dust and preserved in containers where the nails are dipped. A top coat is then applied when the polish layers dry out to create inventive designs with different embellishments.
The simplicity of the application process is mouth-watering because it is just like that of typical gels and acrylics. The only distinction is that a clear set of liquid is applied after the application of colours which serves to make the nails robust and protect them against external pressure. It also prevents discolouration by acting as the sunscreen. In this process, you can opt to use the Kiara Sky, DND, or LDS dip powder color or any other dip powder colour that you wish to try. We have compiled, some of the simplest yet chic dip powder nail arts that you can try out for the best results.
You can paint the abstract florals using black, red and white acrylic paint. You also need a nice brush such as the Wistonian brush to draw thin lines that look like branches on the nails using the black colour. Look for pink acrylic paint and use it to draw C like curvatures that resemble the flower petals. Repeat the process on all the nails. On top of the curvatures, add a little white colour but make sure that it is a little off centre such that the pink can be easily seen. On the centre of the flower, add tiny black dots using the dotting tool to complete the process.
This is a five-star look that you can achieve by only using dip powder. Therefore, if you are interested in the elegant look of ombre, you can acquire a personal dipping powder starter kit and follow the step by step guide. It is vital, to begin with, the lighter colour where you dip the nails first. The excess powder should then be brushed off to prep for the next step and avoid making the nails look bulky. Later on, the base liquid is reapplied. Using a fluffy eyeshadow brush, tap the darker colour at the base or nail tips. The remaining part of the nail is painted using a lighter colour. The excess is then dusted off, and the base liquid is reapplied. The resultant gradient is gentle, and the desired colours are achieved.
Tifanie nails or any other glitter nail design can be created using nail dip powders. All you need is a personal container of glitter powder where you dip the nails. However, you should make sure that the polish is still wet before dipping. Also, the design can be achieved by taking your already dried nail layers to a professional to have some sparkles brushed on the nails, and a topcoat used to seal the layers.
Just like the accent nail nuance that is simple yet elegant and sleek, you can achieve the same elegance through the gold flakes design. However, you will need a gold-based dip powder that is mixed by a professional and sprinkled on one spot or on any part of the nail where you want. This way, your nails will have the desired expensive look yet you will have spent very little time and money on the process.
Every design can be pretty if done correctly. There is a hoard of line works that can be done on your nails to make them look unique and sleek. Horizontal and diagonal lines are simple to draw, yet they assure you of a unique and perfect look. Are you wondering how such a simple design can elicit the complexity of its nuance? Just try it out, and the results will be excellent.
Despite the complexity in some of the nail designs, some simple nail arts can still make you look chic more than you anticipated. Going for the most expensive designs might leave your nails all messed up due to the complexity involved. Mastery and perfection are key in such designs. The expenses are higher, and only a few salon technicians will be willing to get involved. To reduce the hustle, try out the designs captured in this article, and you will surely marvel at its simplicity. You can choose to have the nails done in the salon, or you can do them at the comfort of your home. Besides, the instructions are easy and straightforward.
Sources: DTK Nail Supply