Chrome manicures have had a lot of followers and lovers within the last few years. Because of their amazing high shiny finish, makes chrome nails becoming a manicure trend nowadays. So, we introduce different ways how to apply this nail art technique at home with different metallic chrome powder pigments!
How Do Chrome Nails Work?
Chrome’s high shiny finish comes from its high ability to reflection for light rays when falling on chrome iridescent. Also, it makes its metallic tones shine, giving your nails the shiniest aesthetic effect than any other nail varnish mirror effect!
Chrome Powders Availability and Safely Use
Chrome metallic nail powders are versatile and available with different pigments. Additionally, work perfectly with both regular and gel polish. Also, these powders are easy to use and safe for your nails whether natural or artificial.
How To Do Chrome Nails
How to do chrome nails with powder
Believe me, it’s really easy to nail art design to do at home through this step-by-step chrome nails tutorial. Just follow these few little steps using this wonderful shiny mirror nail powder:
- 1: Apply the gel polish base coat for high shine use a dark base coat and for soft shine use a nude base coat, then cure for 60 seconds.
- 2: Apply the gel nail polish color that you want then let it dry completely.
- 3: Clean your nails perfectly then apply the top coat then cure for 60 seconds.
- 4: Apply the chrome mirror powder with a wedge sponge and rub it on your nails, you can add more powder if needed to get full coverage on your nails.
- 5: Apply some additional chrome powder using a silicone tip applicator and rub for more burnishing, then clean the nail surface using a clean sponge. Congrats you have cool nails!
The Most Gorgeous Chrome Nails Ideas
Here are the most beautiful nail ideas using chrome nail powder effect with different lovely colors to act as an inspiration for you. Just choose what suits you to copy!
1- Chrome Mirror Nails
Chrome mirror nails are really cute simple nails and so easy for applying. Just follow the steps about “how to do chrome nails” above, but here you should use black color as a base color to get the best true chrome effect. Then, buff the chrome magic nail powder over your nails.
2- Rose Gold Chrome Acrylic Nails
Rose gold chrome nails look so elegant and suit any outfit and are worth trying. So, follow the above tutorial steps, and in step 2 use pink or orange gel polish as a rose gold chrome nail base color. Then, apply the metallic chrome powder to get beautiful metallic rose gold acrylic nails.
3- Red Chrome Nails
Red nail color is the most versatile lovely color, here you will need to apply the red gel polish. Then, apply the RED chrome powder to get the most gorgeous chrome red nails and the different nail shapes below. Here are coffin, square, stiletto, and round nail shapes that will definitely inspire you!
4- Chrome French Tip Nails
French nails manicure is the most popular for all ladies. But now everybody wants chrome nails. So, we can apply the chrome effect over the French tips to get stunning french chrome nails.
Start with applying the gel polish color that you want over your whole nail or you can apply a nude base coat. Then, draw the French tips with black gel polish. Then, the next step is to apply the top coat and the no wipe type is the preferred one for chrome nails. And the next step is to apply the chrome powder with a holographic, gold, silver, unicorn, or any pigment color that you want.
So, use the sponge applicator and slowly tap for defining the French tips then rub with the silicone tip applicator for more burnishing. Then, it’s time for applying the top coat over your French chrome tips. Then, cure and after that clean the excess chrome, and congrats, you got stunning chrome tip nails!
5- Gold Chrome Nails
How to do gold chrome nails
Gold chrome nails are so elegant and worth trying, just use the bright yellow color as a base color for a brighter chrome gold finish. Or use the black polish as the gold chrome nail base color to get the darker chrome gold finish. Then, the next step is to apply the mirror gold chrome nail powder. Then, start burnishing using the silicone tip applicator to wear the beautiful gold chrome nails.
6 – Purple Chrome Nail Art Design
Indeed, purple chrome coffin nails are so cute, especially when the purple chrome powder nails have been mixed with glitter nails. Between the bare long coffin nails with some silver glitter and the other one has blue and pink glitter. I really love those nails.
Dark purple chrome nails with confetti glitter
The long Purple chrome coffin nails design is so stylish and worth trying, mirrored purple can really blow minds!
Long coffin purple chrome nails
Purple and Pink Chrome Nail Design
Long stiletto chrome nails with glitter
Long square purple chrome nails
7 – Time for Inspiration
Yes, here you can find the most beautiful chrome mirror nail designs. So, if you’re a big fan of this nail trend color just keep scrolling. Then, pick up your favorite nail art design to copy!
Colorful chrome nails with rhinestones and butterflies
At last, chrome nails are all the rage these days, and you can get them in almost any color. Just pick your favorite chrome nails and don’t be afraid to DIY at home!