summer nails




Jelly Nails Are A Colourful Summer Trend

  Jelly nails are back on the scene this summer and are a look that’s perfect for the warmer weather and lighter looks of the season. While it’s a very nostalgic look, it’s great for anyone seeking a fun nail look this season. Check out the looks below for inspiration.    View this post on […]

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Jelly Nails – One of Summer’s Hottest Beauty Trends

Nostalgic for the 90’s? Seems like quite a few people are, as beauty trends this year have been inspired by the decade of fun. The latest 90’s inspired beauty trend to hit the big time are jelly nails. Colourful and vibrant, jelly nails have taken off on social media with fans (including Kylie Jenner) showing […]

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Summer’s Best Nail Looks Are At Your Fingertips

  In the latest issue of Real Style Magazine, we break down summer’s best nail looks. Read below for an excerpt.   As you prepare to update your summertime hair colour and makeup look of the day, it’s also important to take your nails into account. The hotly awaited arrival of summer means that pretty […]

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Trendy Nude Nail Looks For The Minimalist

If you’re used to sporting colourful and vibrant fingertips, the summertime trend of nude nails may come as somewhat of a surprise. After all, summer is a season typically associated with bold prints and patterns. Among the shocking tones lies the subtle, calming presence of the neutral manicure. Try drawing your inspiration from this beautiful array of peach-toned and pale pink nail looks.

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Dip Powder Nails Are The Newest Manicure Innovation

Although we’re used to hearing about the various emerging manicure trends that are constantly making an appearance, it seems that there’s a technical innovation every season as well. As the latest technique in nail art, dip powder nails are officially stealing the spotlight. This innovation involves an acrylic powder, which is said to last longer than a classic polish job or even acrylic tips.

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Summer Nails Get Cool With The Fire And Ice Trend

Although we’re feeling the heat of summer, there’s no denying that ice (particularly the decorative, crystal variety) can certainly bring our temperatures down. Our preferred type of ice is inspiring a quirky new manicure trend, which is aptly titled fire and ice nails. With their shimmering nature and long talons, a fire and ice mani just might be your solution to adorning your fingertips for summer parties.

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New Nail Trend Brings Technology And Beauty Together

As a simplistic way to convey emotions digitally, emojis (also known as emoticons) are far more than just whimsical smiley faces. If you want to quite literally keep technology at your fingertips, you may want to consider the new manicure trend of emoji nails.

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3 Nail Art Ideas Inspired By Beautiful Gardens

This season, green leaves and tiny colourful blooms offer artistic influences for your nail art looks. Solid painted fingertips receive an upgrade in the form of flowery details, while softer tones offer a colour palette suitable for summer. From outdoor tea parties to ladies’ brunches on the weekend, Real Style has curated a few manicures to test out this summer.

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Aquatic Nails Are Perfect For Pool Season

If you’re ready to jump into the pool or sun on the beach, you may want to draw your beauty inspiration from the lush blue and green tones of the aquatic world. Just in time for summer, turquoise, teal and light blue manicures can be spotted on the fingertips of beauty lovers just about everywhere.

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Pale Pink Nails Are Officially Cool

For Summer 2017, pretty in pink seems to be the motto of the season. From the runways to the city sidewalks, pink-toned beauty looks can be spotted just about everywhere. Once you have the appropriately ballet slipper-hued eyeshadow and matching lipstick, it’s time to focus on your manicure. We’ve curated a few nail looks which just may inspire you to refresh your tips now.

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Rock And Roll Metallic Manicures Steal The Stage For Summer

Whether you’re hitting up the music festival circuit this season or simply enjoying the sun from your backyard, there’s nothing quite like a rock and roll manicure. Spotted on the runways at Rodarte and 3.1 Phillip Lim, glimmering golden fingertips seem to be a trend for the season ahead.

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Try These Beach Inspired Manicure Ideas For June

Whether you’re escaping to an exotic locale this summer or staying right at home, beach inspired nail art can transport you to the desert islands of your dreams. Before you book an appointment at your favourite nail salon or plan a spa night at home with your girlfriends, draw your inspiration from these Instagram manicure looks.

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Avocado Nail Art Is A Summery Manicure Look

While avocado is regarded as a tasty superfood which packs numerous health benefits, the gorgeous green fruit is now inspiring the latest manicure trend.

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CND Nail Pro Decodes The Hottest Summer Manicures

When it comes to getting manicures that last CND, with their Shellac 14 day system, knows their stuff. We turned to CND Education Ambassador Jennifer Mather to divulge the shades and manicures that she loves this season. Check out her favourite looks of summer and how the elements will effect your hands. After you have the tips, enter our contest to win a CND nail polish prize pack!

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How-To Summer Ombré Nails

This summer is all about having fun with your nails and experimenting with bold colours and daring trends. Ditch the boring French manicure this season and try out this cool ombré effect. Whether you’re going for a subtler fade or a more vibrant colour palette, here is how to create this hot nail art trend without the help of a nail professional.

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