If you're looking for a fun way to start the summer, start with your nails. Press-on nails are extremely convenient, but they are not without risk. You run the danger of peeling off a few superficial nail cells during removal (known as onycholysis). According to New York City-based dermatologist Dr Dana Stern, when those patches — known as keratin granulations — break off, they can leave you with an "uneven, discoloured, and peeling nail that is why, before applying the nail adhesive, you must apply a protective coat to the nail, such as a base coat or another polish.
Summer is just getting started, but luxurious nails aren't. Explore our 78 summer nail designs, colours, and inspirations, including press-ons, acrylics, and luxurious nail designs. These are painted nails by the nail artist Stacey known as Painted by Stacey on Instagram.
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