Nails, man, nail art… The third wonder of the world. In 2022, men with painted nails are popular and we’re crazy about it. An ode to the personality, transgressor and anti-prejudice. This is how we would define the male manicure that triumphs on social media. Is it a matter of fashion or are we facing a new form of social claim based on men with painted nails? Both, likely. The important thing is that manicure is no longer a question of gender and we love that. Men’s nails are now an accessory and men with painted nails are THE BEST.
Emphasizing the fact that manicure is a subject of self-expression regardless of gender. Men who paint their nails have marked it as an important example of a cultural and beauty shift. Nowadays, nail polish on men is finally becoming normal – just like it was 5000 years ago.
History really repeats itself: since 3200 BC, most men painted their nails in different colors – this is proved by the excavations of royal tombs in the south of Babylonia. According to scientists, it was a way of social stratification. The darker the nails, the higher the likelihood that a person belonged to the class of warriors or rulers, but the lighter colors were intended for men of the lower classes. We think this is one of the reasons why, several centuries later, men unconsciously began to choose black. But, one way or another, it has been proven that before the battle, the warriors in those days needed several hours to bring their nails into the proper form for their class.
Black nail polish for men, monochromatic, bicolor, nails painted with geometric motifs, emojis and even (there are some) that intersperse messages with animal print. My favorite? the minimalist, for raising any outfit to its maximum power. Including the costume, yes. The nail designs for men are in-fi-ni-tos and as soon as you belong to the club of men with painted nails ‘you’re going to hit it’ and we will bring proposals full of self-esteem that become, at least, the personal stamp of those who wear them.
In this article we have shown the best men black nail polish designs on the net. A small tribute to all the men who paint their nails black as a flag against stereotypes. Dozens of designs are applauded for paving the way for men’s nail design and making it “One small step for nail art and one big step for inclusivity.” We leave you with the most beautiful pictures of men who design their nails in the best way.
If you would like to see other nail designs for men, you can check here Manicure for men: 2022 current trends