Temperatures hit 35 C today in Tokyo! Summer’s here with all the exciting projects! Holidays on the beach, BBQ, camps, Japanese traditional fireworks…many events are to come! It’s also why it’s the season when Japanese women do their nails the most! I’ve already presented the Japanese nail trends for spring and summer for this year here, but a brand new trend just for summer is booming right now, so I thought I’ll present it to you!
These last weeks, we enjoyed the beautiful cherry blossoms and we know for sure now: spring is here! So, fancy adding some colors to your fingers for the new season? What are the biggest nail trends for spring summer this year in Japan? Here are the freshest nail designs to inspire you! Candle nailart Candle nailart is a superposition of different shades. It looks a bit like a variation of marble nail art. It’s colorful in pastel tones; it perfectly fits the springy/summery atmosphere. A post shared by nail salon Lehua𓇼Ayumi (@lehua.ayumi) on Apr 22, 2017 at 12:50am PDT A post shared by runon_nail (@runon_nail) on Apr 14, 2017 at…
As it’s getting colder and colder here in Tokyo, it’s a great idea to get beautiful nails to cheer us up! Indeed having shiny studs, bright colors and sophisticated patterns on the nails can only make a woman happy! As I mentioned in my previous posts about Japanese nailart, people here get inspired from various fields when it comes to nailart and we like to match the nail designs to season too.
What is itanail? Have you ever heard of Japanese “Itanail” meaning “Painful nail art”? It sounds very strange and painful… but “Itanail” is just the anime inspired nailart with anime characters or cute cartoon nails. We even find itanail with your own portraits or brand logos.
As summer is here and many people are having vacation on the beach or at least, dreaming on having beachy vacation, why don’t you treat the feeling of summer with special decoration on your nails! Japanese nail art gets the inspiration from many things and Japanese women like to wear nail art designs that reflect the seasons! Check out these beautiful gel nail designs for summer by Japanese nail technicians! The blue color like the ocean, the shell and starfish studs…very summery! (source: nailbook.jp)
Gel nails in Japan Gel nails have become very popular recently because of its glossy finishes, wide range of designs and colors, and also because they are long lasting.
The famous Japanese cosmetics company SHISEIDO is going to launch a new series of lipsticks called “Rouge Rouge” on July 1. The new products will be on sale, in the 230 department stores as well as on Shiseido online shop first, before being sold worldwide.
Korat designThe new nail art for this period is inspired by a special color. In a mysterious country, there’s a charming color called Turkish Blue.
In Japan, this is the “Golden Week”, the longest public holiday of the year. Vegetation is becoming lush and temperature is comfortable, I love this time of the year! Check out my beautiful nail art for this period, it includes many elements from the latest trends:
korat nailHere is an other nail art from Tokyo for spring! Nail art can get inspiration from diverse sources. This design got inspired by the latest Chanel collection! Flowers and tweed. Even if you don’t own the outfit from the collection, you can still be trendy with your nails! Pastel colors, tweed, and flowers, all the items of the season are here.