Milky white nails are the best natural nail type. There’s nothing more like bold, bright nail polish, but sometimes a timeless neutral manicure is a way to go. If you are a fan of the latter, you will love the latest nail art trend – milky white nails. Milky white nails keep popping up on our Instagram and Pinterest feeds, and we’re just a little enthralled. This trend isn’t just about applying white polish to your nails, but there’s more! While it’s not as simple as using a coat of nail polish, we guarantee it tops the list of simple and elegant nail art ideas. Below, find out precisely the milky white nail trend and how to DIY milky white nail polish.
Our favorite celebrities and social media have recently seen this nail art trend, and for a good reason. Milky white nails meet between matte white nail polish and pure white nail polish. Result? A beautiful translucent white nail look that mimics the look of milk, as you can imagine. This trend has several variations, but you’ll find long acrylic nails paired with off-white and nude tones at the top of a Google search. Already in love? Sure we are. If you want to try this trend for yourself, you can follow our step-by-step instructions to create a version for the home.
1.Milky white nails
Step 1. Apply nails
First, use some nail polish remover to make sure you start with a clean, bare surface. Then, use the nail glue to apply the clear acrylic fake nails. Clear acrylic will help you achieve a slightly transparent effect synonymous with milky white nails.
Reward: shape your nails
While this isn’t a necessary step, you’ll find that most milky nails have an excellent coffin shape. This nail shape is straight but curves slightly inward as it approaches the tip.