Get Hailey Bieber’s Viral ‘Glazed Donut’ Nails Without Professional Chrome Powder

DIY *the* manicure of the summer at home.

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If there’s a single celebrity-inspired beauty trend that has absolutely dominated summer 2022, it’s Hailey Bieber‘s glazed-donut manicure. Her pale pink, pearly, iridescent nails are simultaneously neutral and eye-catching, and they’re flattering on any skin tone, which has made them a viral sensation on TikTok.

While Bieber wore the look to the Met Gala back in May, it didn’t truly begin to take off until she made the press rounds for the launch of her skin-care brand Rhode over the summer. Bieber was touting the concept of “glazed-donut skin” and how to get it with her peptide-laced serum and moisturizer, but the rest of the internet wanted to know more about her glazed-donut nails. Refinery29 beauty editor Megan Decker took the opportunity while interviewing Bieber to ask about said manicure; the video got shared via Refinery29’s TikTok, and the trend began to captivate the beauty community.

Salons have been seeing a major uptick in clients looking to re-create the glazed donut manicure, according to Rachel Apfel Glass, the founder of Glosslab, which has nail salon locations across the country. “The shimmery glazed donut nail look has definitely been a popular ask among our clients. With the help of Hailey’s beautiful nails and social media, this mani has really taken off,” she says. She attributes its virality to the fact that it’s both “clean and simple — yet eye catching and bright.” It plays into the minimalist “clean girl” aesthetic popularized on TikTok while still carrying a certain maximalism, so it seems to truly resonate with a wide variety of style preferences.

Glass predicts that the trend will only continue over the next few months. “It’s the perfect transition trend from summer to fall, being that it is

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