The once-abhorred press-on nail tips are now back and in a major way. The timing is now perfect for them given the fact that this is the age of streamlining just about everything, so why not streamline your manicure routine. It would only require five minutes of your precious time and you would end up with a hand full of nicely done tips.
Made famous by the controversial congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, the new press-on tips can be applied at the back of an uber or a moving Amtrak train a la the congresswoman. The new breed of press-on tips have replaced the bulky plastic squares of yesteryear. And the new kits available on the market are extremely easy to use offering a wide range of shapes and styles that give you the freedom to experiment with different looks and styles.
Jennifer Lopez, Selena Gomez, and Jennifer Anniston are all reportedly fans of this trend, just pay attention at any red carpet event. Lopez has been known to change her nail style up to three times during the course of one show.
The kits are supposedly extremely easy to use; you simply peel off the adhesive and apply them one by one. Some kits include a file to shape and shorten the tips. You have the freedom to change the nails within hours by just soaking them up in warm water for two minutes. With proper care they can last you up to five days, just avoid very hot waters and jacuzzis. So what are yo waiting for???