In relation to pioneering the most recent and most coveted tendencies, supermodel and Rhode Pores and skin founder Hailey Bieber is just about unmatched. The star’s dewy glazed donut pores and skin was an authorized hit for magnificence lovers this summer time, alongside together with her culty glazed donut nails, which made their debut at this 12 months’s Met Gala, and have been perfected by nail artist Zola Ganzorigt.
“To achieve Hailey’s exact glazed donut look and texture, you’ll need the assistance of gel color, chrome powder, and an LED lamp,” Essie’s world lead educator and superstar nail artist, Rita Comment, confirms to BAZAAR.com.
Hailey Bieber’s Chocolate Glazed Donut Nails Breakdown
- Apply OPI’s GelColor Keep Robust Base Coat; treatment for 30 seconds below LED mild.
- Combine OPI’s GelColor Keep Shiny Prime Coat with a couple of drops of Daisy Nail Designs gel colours in Espresso Bean and Spiced Brown and apply a single coat of polish; treatment for 60 seconds.
- Observe with OPI’s GelColor Keep Shiny Prime Coat; treatment once more for 60 seconds, then wipe down the nails with an alcohol pad.
- Apply OPI Chrome Results in Tin Man Can to every nail utilizing a disposable eye shadow applicator; wipe off the surplus with a fluffy brush.
- End with one other Keep Shiny Prime Coat layer; treatment for 60 seconds.
Within the video, Ganzorigt illustrates the method utilizing a collection of salon-quality gel polishes from OPI and Daisy Nail Designs (lots of which can be found solely to nail professionals), however Comment says the glazed donut look can be achieved utilizing a couple of swipes of normal polish.
“While matte finishes won’t work for this trend, you can still re-create glazed donut nails using traditional polish,” she provides. “The idea is for the nails to have an almost metallic, surreal reflective quality. I recommend applying a coat of Essie’s Expressie FX polish in Iced Out first on bare nails, which has a pearly, iridescent finish, [then add your polish tone of choice]. And lastly, always remember to finish with a gloss top coat.”
Like lots of this season’s hottest magnificence tendencies, the unique glazed donut nails provide a tackle Y2K-era stylings with a barely extra elevated twist. “Frost became an f-word in the 2000s, when everyone gravitated towards dewy or cream textures. Now, we demand more from our color; we want effects—chrome, foil, iridescence, and pearl are all making a big comeback,” Comment says.
Though this magnificence development is initially worn with sheer white nails as a base, glazed donut nails look nice when paired with any daring sheer or opaque coloration, which suggests this viral iridescent look isn’t going anyplace anytime quickly.
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Tiffany Dodson is the Affiliate Magnificence Commerce Editor at Bazaar.com the place she covers all issues magnificence and purchasing, together with new product drops and might’t-miss gross sales. Her work has beforehand been featured in SELF, Bustle, and Teen Vogue.