Gold foil for a manicure is our topic today. Have you ever used nail foil to get a sparkling mani?
In case you have not, you should definitely try to recreate one of dazzling nail art designs. And in case you have, then you already know that it is not difficult, but it is so much fun!
Plus, nail foil can be combined with any nail colors. You can either go for the full foil coverage or use it for various details – the result will be attention-grabbing.
Read on to discover the most brilliant nail art ideas with foil in gold.
Fall Nail Art With Gold FoilCredit photo: instagram.com/fiina_naillounge
It is true that in order to create a manicure that will suit a given season there are patterns and shades to be browsed. However, even the fall nail art will look special if you bring some gold foil in!
Matte Black And Transparent TipsCredit photo: instagram.com/perfect10customnails
When you look for a manicure idea that will be both dramatic and elegant at the same time, we have something in store for you. All you need are stiletto acrylic nails with transparent tips and matte black, but there is one more thing – gold foil will take the idea to the whole new level of unique.
Elegant Lilac Nails With Gold AccentsCredit photo: instagram.com/kadyntseva_nails
Lilac hues are indeed on the edge of popularity these days. That is why making your manicure two-toned and adding some matte finish accents is a great idea. But, some transfer foil will add to your nail art that exquisite charm that many search for.
Pretty Tribal Nail Design With Gold FoilCredit photo: instagram.com/nails_irinamarten
When a pretty tribal accent nail is not enough to complete your nude nails art, then we have an idea in mind. All you need to do to take your manicure to the new level of elegant is to add some transfer foil ombre to your nails!
Amazing Galaxy Nail ArtCredit photo: instagram.com/veryemily
Galaxy nails look individual no matter the color combination, but there is always some room for experimentation. What we suggest you try out is the addition of a transfer foil outline to make your nails look even more out of space!
Stunning Gold Foil Ombre For Red NailsCredit photo: instagram.com/marinelp91
Red is classy and sassy, and we know it, what is more, some ladies prefer red hues to all the others. However, when your red chic nails become a little too used up, we suggest you introduce some gold foil transition to spice things up!
Nude Nails Designs with Gold FoilCredit photo: instagram.com/getbuffednails, instagram.com/priscillaono, instagram.com/red_iguana_
Nude nail art ideas are quite popular because these subtle shades will work for any occasion. However, if you would like to spice things up just a bit, we suggest that you add some vivid elements with foil.
Unusual Bright Colored Designs with Gold FoilCredit photo: instagram.com/so_nailicious, instagram.com/mjnailz, instagram.com/nailsbymztina
These nail art ideas are super bright and extravagant, which makes us want to try them as soon as we can. Pair the foil with vivid nail lacquer and studs for a jaw-dropping effect.
Gold Foil Nail Designs for Passionate Red NailsCredit photo: instagram.com/buddhasnails, instagram.com/chaunlegend, instagram.com/nailsbykaylee_
The manicure in red is a total turn on, who could argue with that? And the foil in gold will even enhance the beauty of red nail art ideas. Both matte and glossy variants are smoking hot.
Black Nails with Gold FoilCredit photo: instagram.com/chellys_nails, instagram.com/buddhasnails, instagram.com/perfect10customnails
Black is definitely one of classic shades for a manicure, and a black and gold combination is timeless. You will definitely make a fashion statement with one of these nail art ideas.
Transparent Mani with Gold FoilCredit photo: instagram.com/priscillaono, instagram.com/nailsbykearstyn, instagram.com/perfect10customnails
Transparent nail designs seem so simple, but we would say that they are ultimately elegant. And add some patterns with gold foil for a luxe effect. Stunning!
Easy Gold Foil DesignsCredit photo: instagram.com/nailsbykatiedutra, instagram.com/vickysnails905, instagram.com/red_iguana_
To pull off a gold foil manicure, you should not necessarily go for an elaborate nail design. If you lack skills, time or desire, you can get away with a simple yet refined style. Just add the foil to your nails in light strokes and you are good to go.
Gold Foil Designs For White NailsCredit photo: instagram.com/ninanailedit, instagram.com/ninanailedit, instagram.com/buddhasnails
A white color might be a bit more fun than you think, especially when spiced up with some gold accents. Plus, a white and gold combination will go with practically anything.
Easy Mani With Foil Tapes
In case you do not like foil because of its free form, you can opt for foil tapes instead. They still give your manicure a luxurious touch, yet with a more defined shape. No matter whether you are going to place the tape diagonally, vertically or horizontally, you can rest assured that your mani will look stunning.
French Fade With Gold Foil
Such a trendy manicure as a French fade can get a dazzling twist if accentuated with gold foil. The mani itself looks rather low key, so the foil will give it the necessary boldness and flair. Do not accentuate every nail though. One or at most two will be absolute best for your manicure to still look elegant and sophisticated.
Marbled Nail Art With Foil
A marble manicure has been on trend for quite a while now for good reason. Undeniably, it looks unusual and totally unique. However, you can make it even more striking by adorning with a gold foil nail design. With a marble pattern, foil flakes appear uniform and solid, thus becoming a splendid solution for your next manicure.
Fresh Holographic Foil Nail Art
A fresh take on a holographic nail trend is a manicure with iridescent foil accents. How to add them to your nails is totally up to you. Just remember that an abstract nail design as well as color blocking are all the rage now. So, why not pull off all of these trends in one mani?
Jade Marble Nails With Gold Accent
If you choose a green color for your marble nails, then you will end up with a jade manicure, which looks absolutely awestriking. Yet, if that seems like not enough for you, embellish the marble pattern with gold foil. This will give your nails a bijou and tasteful touch.
FAQ: Gold Foil
How do you apply foil to nails?
- After you applied color, coat the nails with a sticky top and cure them.
- Add foil pieces with the help of tweezers to that sticky layer. Press and spread the pieces with your fingers.
- Clean the edges, make sure there is no foil on the cuticle.
- Add same topcoat and cure it.
- Remove the sticky layer.
How can I decorate my nails?
Nail art can truly show its artistic form by adding gold foil, rhinestones, nail art stickers, freehand drawing, airbrushing or combining those techniques. Some nail technicians experiment with nail shapes, add nail piercing or incorporate different textures on gel or acrylic