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.
Nail art from Korat, Tokyo Japanese spring nailart Spring is coming! To welcome spring, I wanted to make some changes, starting from my nails. People say hand is the second face to show the others how much you love your life. So this year pastel colors are in trend here! With two or more of your finger nails with rhinestones would make the whole nail art much lovelier.
Valentine’s day gel nail designs from Japan! This year again, the season of love has arrived. Another occasion to dress up my nails! So I went to my favorite nail salon Korat in Harajuku area for these super sweet Valentine’s day nail art: cute, pop, chic and glittery!