Dip nails are the newest trend in manicures. They’re a cheaper, easier to apply alternative that stays longer on nails compared to gel nail polish and is kinder on your skin too! But what’s so special about them?
Dip powder nails consist simply of dipping each finger into various colors before drying it off with an alcohol pad or cotton ball dipped in acetone. The process takes less time than having gels applied and comes without any harsh chemicals like formaldehyde which can be hazardous when inhaled over prolonged periods. You may choose from a variety but they tend to come only as single different colors – meaning. Read on to learn all about dip nails such as the OPI dip powder kit.
What are dip powder nails?
For those who don’t want to commit long-term, dip powder nails offer the perfect opportunity for a quick manicure that doesn’t require UV light. The process is similar to regular nail polish in some ways: you use a base coat and topcoat sealant before dipping your finger into a jar of color for an elegant look that could last up to four weeks! (more…)