Enhancing the beauty of any look is effortlessly achieved with certain beauty touches—red lipstick, a subtle eyeliner wing, a touch of bronzer. Now, let’s introduce gold foil nail flakes to that list. Whether you choose to strategically place a few chips on a classic French manicure or envelop all your fingernails in gilded foil, the result is undeniably regal. Explore our top 7 favorite gold foil manicure ideas, ranging from lip gloss nails with metallic accents to textured manis with a molten appearance. There’s bound to be a style that captivates your interest.
Your Nails But Better (and Gilded)
For those who prefer a minimalist approach to manicures, consider enhancing a ‘Your Nails But Better’ look with subtle gold foil accents.
That Touch of Foil
Elevate a stunning neutral-pink manicure by adding a touch of gold foil, taking the elegance to the next level.
Short and Foily
Gold foil nail art doesn’t demand long nails to make an impact. Exhibit A: this short, round set that beautifully showcases the foil, ideal for those favoring a briefer style.
Departing from the crinkly look, this striped manicure, incorporating gleaming silver, opts for a smoother texture and exudes a futuristic vibe.
Heavy Metal Tips
Discover hints of bronze and copper in these gold foil tips. The clear base creates a visually intriguing effect, resembling a manicure delicately peeled back—undeniably chic.
Drenched in Gold:
While gold foil is typically employed to accentuate a manicure, there’s no rule against going all-in on the foil trend. Witness the brilliance of this fully gilded set, adorned with the delicate touch of roses for a truly opulent look.
Gold Foil Lip Gloss Nails
Already characterized by their mega-shiny finish, lip gloss nails shine independently. Introduce gold foil, and you’ve got a set that could be seen from outer space. Get ready for a truly celestial manicure experience.