Sticker Manicure - A quick and easy way to decorate your nails.
Choosing a manicure with stickers, which photo attracts with beauty and originality, pay attention to the fashionable nail designs. The design should look stylish and not get bored in a short period of time if you apply gel polish. It is very easy to get confused when choosing stickers and spoil the manicure. Moreover, a variety of images and colors amazes the inexperienced user. Let's get acquainted with fashion trends in manicure, the recommendations of the masters, application techniques and original ideas of the nail plate design.
The design should look stylish and not get bored in a short period of time if you apply gel polish
A variety of images and colors amazes inexperienced users.
You can choose thematic images for a particular holiday
Fashion Design Ideas
In order for a manicure with stickers to look stylish and relevant, it is important to harmoniously arrange the image on the nail. It is not necessary to observe symmetry. Asymmetry is in fashion today. Let's look at the original ideas for the design of the nail plate.
Such a manicure emphasizes the romance of the owner
On short nails look small stickers harmoniously.
Place images asymmetrically
- Pink gentle manicure emphasizes the romance of the owner. Especially if the index and ring nails are decorated with a sticker with a photo print of large full-blown pions.
- On short nails look small stickers harmoniously. You can decorate each nail with colored stars or flowers. The web with a spider on a white background looks beautiful. Place images asymmetrically. It is possible to arrange the elements of one picture on different nails. For example, one wing of the butterfly on the nail of the ring finger, and the other - the middle.
- At holiday events it is fashionable to make photo prints from real photos. Wedding manicure looks interesting if it shows the bride and groom. Such stickers can be specially ordered in the salons.
- The volume stickers with the image of black curved cats look beautiful. Choose a monophonic background to get a minimalist manicure.
Wedding manicure can also be done with stickers
Volume stickers look nice on a plain background.
Use stickers in the form of stripes to create geometric patterns.
- Sponges and hearts will never go out of style. They are especially relevant on Valentine's Day. By the way, pay attention to themed stickers. By the New Year many images are made with snowflakes, snowmen, trees and deer. Be always in trend.
- Use stickers in the form of stripes to create geometric patterns. They help to keep straight lines.
The main rule of nail design - do not overdo it. Too many decorative items, especially on short nails, look vulgar and heavy.
Tip! From the variety of labels, choose exactly those that harmoniously complement the image. The skulls will be out of place on the nails of a young, tender girl.
How to choose stickers
Are you familiar with the situation when a beautiful manicure is urgently needed and you no longer have time to visit the master? What are you doing in this case? Do you use a monochromatic coating? Just buy a few sets of nail stickers and forget about the monotonous manicure forever. But how to choose them, to always be sure of their universality?
Buy several sets of stickers for nails and forget about the monotonous manicure forever.
This decor will decorate your nails in a moment
If the stickers are placed on only a few nails, they can be changed after a few days without disturbing the rest of the manicure.
Manufacturers of accessories for nail art offer four types of stickers:
- For slider design. They represent a thin film with a pattern fixed on a substrate of any color. On the nail is fixed after wetting in water. Stickers are suitable for full and partial decoration of nails, depending on the design chosen.
- Photo Design Stickers represent a film with a solid print. For beginners, masters offered plates resembling the shape of nails. Experienced users are offered a solid substrate, from which you need to cut the required format yourself. This option of stickers spoils from water, so you need to carefully seal the ends on the final stage.
Stickers for slider design represent a thin film with a pattern fixed on the substrate of any color.
Stickers are suitable for full and partial decoration of nails, depending on the design chosen.
Photo design stickers are a film with a solid print.
- 3D stickers with 3D effect also no need to soak in water. They are mounted on a slightly dried varnish. Made of solid polymer, can be decorated with rhinestones.
- Gold and silver stickers. In 2017, it is important to do a manicure, imitating a metallic sheen. Since the lacquer is often applied unevenly and needs to be applied in several layers, such stickers have become the ideal solution.
If you are a manicure master, you should have a variety of stickers of all kinds in your arsenal. But if you are a fashionista who periodically makes a manicure herself, select only those options that are convenient to apply yourself. Remember that the design, invented today, tomorrow may get bored. Listen to your mood, character and preferences.
Gold and silver stickers - in 2017, it is important to do a manicure imitating a metallic sheen
If you are a manicure master, you should have a variety of stickers of all kinds in your arsenal.
If you are a fashionista who periodically makes a manicure herself, select only those options that are convenient to apply yourself.
Advantages of water stickers:
- do not stick to fingers;
- do not clumsy;
- do not curl;
- do not stretch;
- radically change manicure;
- keep for 3-7 days;
- do not spoil the nails;
- easy to apply.
As we can see, it is better to choose stickers that need to be affected by water. A little further we will make sure that they are easy to apply.
Remember that the design, invented today, tomorrow may get bored
Quality stickers hold for 3-7 days
This is an easy way to diversify a manicure.
Tip! For easy labeling, always use tweezers. You can fix it by pressing and smoothing the image with your finger. But to separate the film with a pattern from the substrate manually is much more difficult.
How to make a manicure with stickers at home?
Do you like to do manicure yourself, but you are not an artist to make the perfect nail art? Of course, the best solution for you is stickers. Let's learn how to apply them together so that they stay on the nail for a long time and delight you.
How to make a manicure with slider stickers?
- Bring your nails in order (make a neat shape, move the cuticle).
- Treat the nail plate first with an antiseptic and then with a degreaser.
Put your nails in order before you start sticking.
Treat the nail plates first with antiseptic and then with a degreaser
Apply the base. It is better to choose light shades, since the stickers look brighter and more advantageous on their background.
- Apply a base (it can be plain lacquer, gel polish or acrylic). It is better if you choose light shades, as on their background stickers look brighter and more advantageous.
- Take a palette with stickers and cut your favorite images.
- Using tweezers, place the cut part in water for 5-10 seconds. Then separate the film from the substrate and apply it on the nails in the place where it assumes a pre-designed design.
Tip!When performing a manicure with ordinary varnish, you can not wait until it is completely dry. Making the design gel polish, apply a sticker on the sticky polymerized layer. In turn, acrylic can dissolve water films, so be extremely careful. Firmly fix the image from the first time.
Take a stick with a stick and cut the images you like.
Using tweezers, place the cut part in water for 5-10 seconds. Then separate the film from the substrate and apply it on the nails in the place where it assumes a pre-designed design.
Attach the sticker to the nail with a finishing coat.
- Fasten the sticker on the nail with a finishing coat. In two layers - if you use a usual varnish, and in one - if gel varnish. Acrylic impregnates gradual movements.
Manicure at home, based on photo design stickers:
Prepare all 10 stickers in advance, as they need to fit the shape of the nail
Cover the nail plate base varnish
Gently peel off the backing sheet using tweezers.
- Prepare all 10 stickers in advance, as they need to fit the shape of the nail.
- Cover the nail plate base varnish.
- Carefully peel off the backing sheet with tweezers.
- Bend the free edge of the film and cut with neat movements.
- Apply a topcoat and very carefully seal the end of the nail.
Bend the free edge of the film and cut with gentle movements.
Apply a topcoat and very carefully seal the end of the nail
Stylish manicure with stickers ready
Volumetric design using stickers at home:
Manicure with stickers
Looks very stylish
3-D stickers can be of any subject.
- Make a manicure, giving the nails the desired shape and pushing the cuticle.
- Apply a base coat of varnish. Choose a shade that matches the color of the sticker. On a black background, red and all colors of a light scale look good. Use contrasting images so that they do not merge with the nail.
- On a slightly dried varnish with tweezers, apply a bulk sticker. In order not to leave dents on it, it is better to fix it with neat finger movements.
- Top the resulting manicure cover fixer for durability.
Stickers may be slightly convex.
Or the image can be drawn in the technique of 3-D
It turns out a very interesting design.
We do a mirror manicure yourself:
Manicure with gold elements
Gold stickers look good on a white background.
Thin mirrored stripes create an interesting pattern.
- Prepare reflective films in advance. They are sold mainly on a solid substrate, so you need to carefully cut the stickers in the shape of the nail plate.
- Handle hands. Make the desired shape of the nail and shifts the cuticle.
- Fix irregularities of nails using a base coat. It is better to use a clear varnish. The colorless component will also keep the plates from splitting.
- Apply nail polish of the same color as the sticker. This is necessary in order to veil the holes. They may form after bad prints.
- Apply stickers on the sticky layer of dry varnish. Carefully and carefully distribute over the entire surface of the nail so that there are no empty spots left.
- Depending on the type of sticker, you need to either cut off the extra parts of the sticker, or rip off the top film so that the gold plating remains on the sticky layer of varnish.
- To process nails from above a fixer.
Prepare reflective films in advance. They are sold mainly on a solid substrate, so you need to carefully cut the stickers in the shape of the nail plate
Depending on the type of sticker, you need to either cut off the extra parts of the sticker, or rip off the top film so that the gold plating remains on the sticky layer of varnish
At home make a manicure with stickers is not so difficult
As we can see, at home to make a manicure with stickers is not so difficult. So get your favorite images and turn your nails into a work of art.
Tip! To manicure with stickers lasted longer, back away from the cuticle and side rollers 1.5 mm.
Do-it-yourself stickers? All ingenious is simple
Sometimes there are situations when nail design is invented in the head, but it is difficult to paint it yourself. And unfortunately, there are no similar stickers for sale. What to do in this case? Of course, create them yourself!
Nail stickers to do just yourself
Take the usual dense polyethylene and apply a transparent varnish on it. Top immediately drip a different color.
After the varnish has dried, remove it from the polyethylene. Use nail scissors to cut out the desired shape of the improvised sticker and attach it to the base of the nail plate prepared in advance
Nail stickers to make quite simple. When you have carefully thought out the design of the nail plate, proceed to action. Take the usual dense polyethylene and apply a transparent varnish on it. Top immediately drip a different color. For example, to get a flower, add a few more suitable shades of lacquer and draw the petals with a needle. Add a strass as decoration.
After the varnish has dried, remove it from the polyethylene. Use manicure scissors to cut out the desired shape of the improvised sticker and attach it to the base of the nail plate prepared in advance. Be sure to cover the top of the image with clear varnish.
Self-made stickers will fully reflect your mood.
Imagine, and you will succeed!
Tip! To ensure that the sticker lies flat on the nail, make 2-3 small cuts on each sticker in advance and, after application, smooth it with an orange stick..
Reviews of nail stickers
Even after we become familiar with the types of stickers and how to use them, it is important to find out what the girls say, who often practice this type of manicure.
Evangelina, 25 years old: I always use nail stickers to create original designs and save on the wizard’s work. The first few times used volumetric options, as they are easiest to glue. But they look somewhat cheap and childish. Then she switched to water, she got it, and now I have the most fashionable nails among my work colleagues.
The sticker can be applied only on one nail.
Natalia, 28 years old: I tried to independently make a fashionable gold manicure with stickers. I did not succeed the first time. But the idea I was so excited that I went to the master. Nails turned out amazing! In addition, I looked at how to properly apply stickers so that they do not bend. Now I make such a design for each event.
Olga, 48 years old: I always thought that the stickers on the nails - this is youth fashion. But my master offered to make me a photo design. The flowers that we chose were very uplifting and, by the way, held out for a long time.
Marina, 17 years old: I always do a manicure myself. But there are problems with painting, as it is impossible to draw thin and neat lines. My friend gave me a set of stickers. They are slightly convex, decorated with stones. They are so easy to apply that now they are always in my arsenal. I am the most fashionable in the classroom.
Alexandra, 32 years: In combination with gel polish stickers look gorgeous. True, the main thing is to choose a suitable print so that it does not get out of the overall composition. Since I have a UV lamp, I do a manicure myself. It is quite simple, if you fill your hand.
Stickers can be combined with any kind of manicure.
Elena, 26 years old: For me, nail stickers are a real salvation. I am a mother of two children and often do not have enough time for a manicure. And my girls like drawings too. With pleasure, they sit next to me and watch me doing it. Growing up, I think, too, my mother will make the company.
Tip! Do not rush to abandon the labels, if the first time nail design did not work. A few tests, and you will become a pro.