Freehand painting on the nails
Nails are painted freehand and it must be done with right care and right method. Prior to starting painting, the nails must be trimmed, cleaned & dried nicely. First apply base coat and then apply 2 coats of the desired nail colour according to design. After that start painting on this with brush and taking desired nail colours. While finished, let this dry. At an end apply the transparent top coat on complete design and this helps your art to stay longer. The beginners must begin with easy designs. Let the creativity flow through brush and it is geometric, floral, abstract according to your style. For the inspiration, you may browse through different nail art galleries on the internet.
Expert nail artists
While nail art is done at home, but there are the professionals in the beauty salon for the job, called as 'nailist'. The professional nailist will do it in the better way. They make use of right materials & right techniques for making it just perfect.
The nail stickers are the readymade designs that are made in shape of nails and they are just pressed on your nails for getting the instant fix.
Making use of accessories for nails
Lots of decorative gems, tiny flowers, foils, as well as other accessories are accessible in market that is used to give the nail art the 3 dimensional look. Earlier the nail paints were only available with the glitters and stars floating in. However, nowadays these materials are accessible separately. You can apply one small amount of the nail art sealer on the nail first and then pour some decorative items. Now choose desired items with help of the tweezer or manicure stick. After that place on nail very carefully and put pressure on it and let this dry for some time.
Popularity of the nail art
The nail art first originated at Japan. However, it has gained popularity worldwide in last 10 years. The professional nailists are also growing in a lot of beauty salons now. Lots of institutions are giving courses on the nail manicure. Countries are also arranging the nail art workshops & exhibitions for promoting the trendy art form. Not just finger nails, but toe nail painting are also becoming latest trend. These development shows, this trendy, unique, as well as stylish form will stay longer & stronger in world of the fashion.