Not only can nail salon-based manicures require a lot of money, they can be hard to schedule if you have a lot on your calendar before, say, an event. If you’re looking to bypass these salon visits, you’re in luck because it’s easier than ever to find quality press-on nails. Don’t worry, these are not the press-ons you used in middle school that destroyed your nails and looked fake. Lots of high-end salons are even hopping onboard the press-on nail trend by releasing stunning designs of their own. Here, we’ve rounded up some of our favorites.
Glamnetic Press-On Nails
Nail art may cost extra at the salon, but these are absolutely stunning and come in a set that allows you to choose the art for each finger. The nude-toned base is adorned with swirling designs in multiple calming hues. The set includes 24 nails in 12 different sizes so that you can customize them to your liking.
This brand is well-known in Los Angeles, where their actual salons are located. Luckily for the rest of the country, they started sharing their adorable designs through their press-on nails. They come in a variety of shapes, but this rounded square-oval shape is one of the best. This set even features pink flowers and greenery.
Chillhouse is known for creating absolutely stunning nail art at their salon in Soho in New York City. If you can’t make it there, these press-ons are truly the next best thing. While they have so many cute designs that it’s almost hard to choose one, these tie-dye tips are perfect for summer.
Cheetah French Long Coffin Reusable Pop-On Manicure
Amp up your French mani with these cheetah print tips from Static Nails. This brand has been all over Instagram for a while now, and it’s because of their impeccably-shaped nails that feature crisp designs.
These nails come in the perfect almond-shape that is so hard to get right on your own. They also feature the most beautiful colors that are absolutely perfect for summer, including lavender, orange, yellow and turquoise. The back is the perfect nude told that matches your fingernails, which help to elongate your fingers.
If you’re worried that press-on nails mean that your options are limited to long nails only, think again. These short nails feature a polished nude background with modern silhouettes painted on in white. Your friends will think you just overpaid for this stunning nail art.
These press-ons are the epitome of fun. The shape is somewhere between a round and an almond, and they all feature colorful nail art in bright colors. While each nail is different, they all correspond in the most beautiful way.
No one will throw you dirty looks with these nails because they have little blue evil eyes on each one. The background is a light pink, which really makes the accents pop. They are a little longer and shaped into a rounded square.