As the weather gets warmer, our thoughts turn to sunny days, vacations, and outdoor parties. And what goes better with all of those activities than a little bit of sparkle on your nail gel manicure?
That's why a good glitter gel top coat is a must-have in any beauty lover's arsenal. But with so many different types of glitter top coats on the market, it can be hard to know which one is right for you. Any of these glitter top coats is a super easy way to spice up any semi cured gel nail manicure. Here's a quick guide to the main types of glitter top coats to help you make the best decision for your next manicure
Chunky glitter comes in a variety of colors, but the main distinction between chunky glitter and other glitter top coats is that it is mostly made of varying sizes of thicker chunks of glitter. With one layer it will show more of the background color, but with more layers it can turn your manicure into a disco ball. Chunky glitter top coats come in a variety of colors - silver, gold, pinks, blues, greens and more!
✨Magnetic Glitter ✨
Magnetic top coats are a relatively new innovation in the world of glitter gel nails. These top coats contain magnetic particles that allow you to create unique designs on your nails using a magnet. There are a variety of colors including champaign, silver, gold, rainbow and even a mermaid effect! There are indie brands that make unique formulations that don’t have any of the gray undertones (like our magic top coats!) The possibilities are endless with a magnetic top coat, so if you're looking for a top coat that will really let you express your creativity with just a coat and cure.
✨Holo Glitter ✨
(the teal accent nail has our holo top coat!)
Holo top coats are perfect for anyone who loves a little bit of sparkle with a touch of color. These top coats contain holographic glitter that creates a rainbow effect on your nails. If you're looking for a top coat that's a little bit different, a holo top coat is a great option
(these are our water flakies)
Flakies gel top coats are created with large and small holographic flakes. These flakes come in a variety of colors including - red, blue, green and opal. These are amazing to use under a translucent gel nail wrap or on top of a solid color. You even create flakies gel top coats to create an ombre french with shimmering flakies.
✨Fine Glitter ✨
Looking for a way to add a little sparkle to your manicure? Fine glitter top coats are the perfect solution! They come in a variety of colors, and some are even slightly holographic. Jelcie has a wide selection of different color options, including opal sheen, pink and purple, and silver and blue.
So, which one should you choose? Well, that depends on the look you're going for. Chunky glitter top coats are perfect for a fun and festive look, while magnetic top coats give you the ability to create some really cool designs. Holo top coats are perfect for adding a bit of sparkle to any look, and flakes and fine glitter top coats are perfect for a more subtle glitter effect. Any of these gel top coats will transport you straight to glitter planet!