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FASHION VALUE CHAIN

Nail art is a creative way to paint, decorate, enhance, and embellish nails. It is a type of artwork that can be done on fingernails and toenails, usually after manicures or pedicures. Manicures and pedicures are beauty treatments that trim, shape, and polish the nails. Often, these procedures remove the cuticles and soften the skin around the nails. Types of manicures can vary from polish on natural nails to dipping
powder and acrylic nails.

The exact origin of nail treatments is unclear, since it appears to have originated in different parts of the world around the same time. In ancient Egypt, from 5000 to 3000 BC, women would dye their nails with henna to indicate social status and seductiveness.

The nail-care industry has been growing like never before ever since the invention of modern nail polish.In 2012, the United States witnessed a surging popularity of nail art. in the same year, a short nail-art documentary was released: “NAILgasm”.

The film explored the growing trend of nail art, from women across the world to high- fashion runways. Mostly women, but also men commonly use YouTube, Instagram, and Pinterest to learn how to do the newest and most interesting designs at home.

Several options are available for decorating nails:[22]

•Glitters

•Nail art pens
•Piercing
•Stamping
•Water Decals
•Water marbling

– Tejasvi Gurjar