Celebrities were dressed to impress on the 2022 Critics’ Choice Awards red carpet with stunning nail art looks to match. We have step-by-step details from three celebrity nail artists on how to recreate some of the best looks from the night.
Get The Look: Chiara Aurelia
Celebrity nail artist Zola Ganzorigt created this shimmering nude nail look for Best Actress in Drama Series Nominee, Chiara Aurelia.
STEP 1: Start by prepping the nails.
STEP 2: Apply a coat of OPI GelColor Stay Classic Base Coat.
STEP 3: Then, apply two thin coats of OPI GelColor in “Quest for Quartz.”
STEP 4: Take OPI GelColor in “Heart and Con-Soul” to draw the red rose on the ring finger.
STEP 5: Lastly, apply OPI GelColor Stay Shiny Top Coat.
Get the Look: Hoyeon Jung
Celebrity nail artist Yoko Sakakura created a glamorous gold manicure to match HoYeon Jung’s gorgeous gold gown at the Critics’ Choice Awards.
STEP 1: After cleaning and shaping nails, apply OPI Natural Nail Base Coat.
STEP 2: Apply two coats of OPI Nail Lacquer in “Up Front and Personal” and let nails dry for seven to eight minutes.
STEP 3: Apply OPI Top Coat to finish with a glossy look.
STEP 4: After a few minutes, apply a few drops of OPI Drip Dry to dry nails quickly.
Get the Look: Issa Rae
To complement Issa Rae’s beautiful floral gown, celebrity nail artist Eri Ishizu created a simply elegant pink manicure.
STEP 1: Apply a coat of OPI GelColor Stay Classic Base Coat.
STEP 2: Next, apply two coats of OPI GelColor in “Quest for Quartz.”
STEP 3: Lastly, apply OPI GelColor Stay Shiny Top Coat.