Neutral manicures, particularly in blush tones, have taken the nail world by storm, embodying sophistication and understated elegance. When combined with the long-wearing benefits of gel wraps, it's a match made in heaven. Here's our guide to the crème de la crème of gel wraps for that perfect blush neutral look.
1. Understanding Blush Neutrals:
A harmonious blend of soft pink undertones with muted beige or tan, blush neutrals resonate with wearers looking for a chic, versatile manicure that complements every outfit and occasion.
2. Evidenced Benefits of Gel Wraps:
According to research by the beauty editors at Allure Magazine:
Longevity: Gel wraps offer a durable finish that can last up to two weeks without chipping and you can explore different nail personalities without a splurge or commitment.
Shine: They deliver a salon-like glossy finish, ensuring your nails look freshly done every day.
Damage-Free: Unlike traditional gel polish, gel wraps don't require UV exposure, reducing potential nail damage. Your natural nails are much safer under wraps then gels or acrylics.
3. Expert Picks: Top Gel Wraps for a Blush Neutral Look:1. "Nude Elegance" by GlamNails: A subtle rosy beige that captures the essence of a natural blush.
2. "Pink and Gold Delicate Geometric Color Change" by Lauren B.: A dusty pink shade, that changes to a deeper hue perfect for those wanting a richer blush neutral.
3. "Soft Pink Gradience" by Lauren B: A delicate pale pink, reminiscent of classic ballet shoes, offering a touch of femininity.
4. Application Tips for a Seamless Finish:
Nail Prep is key according to Nails Magazine, an industry resource: Ensure nails are clean, dry, and free from oils for optimal adhesion.
Smooth Application: Avoid air bubbles by pressing the wrap firmly and smoothing it out from the base to the tip.
Finish Strong: Seal the deal with a clear gel top coat for added protection and shine.
5. Feedback from Renowned Nail Stylist:
An article published in Byrdie covers the blush nails trend. It mimics a facial blush, generally covering the middle of the nail bed with a rosy pink or magenta hue,” explains Jin Soon Choi, Much like the glazed donut nail trend, blush nails subtly give a healthy, glowing look to your nails. I believe that it started in Korea, where the natural, youthful makeup look, highlighted with blush, was transferred to the nails.
Blush neutral gel wraps provide a harmonious blend of style, convenience, and longevity. Whether you're a professional looking to expand your nail arsenal or someone seeking a subtle healthy glowing look, that is still an elegant nail solution, the world of blush neutral gel wraps has something for everyone.
With over 15 years in the beauty industry, Lauren Berkovitz, an industry expert and fashion trend-setter; she founded the nail care company Lauren B in 2013, which produces over 100 products that are sold through boutiques, high-end salons and spas, natural food markets, and department stores in over 15 countries. Prior to founding Lauren B., Lauren was the Vice-president for a luxury hair care product company, where she was integral in the growth of the business.
Lauren B. was founded upon the principles of elevating nail care for busy women without compromising their health for beauty. Lauren B. takes a holistic approach to nail care ,offering beautiful, luxury and eco-friendly products that are vegan, 7-free of harmful chemicals, and proudly made in the U.S.A.