How To DIY Chrome Nails At Home

by Mansour Mozafari
A closeup of a hand with DIY chrome nails, resting on a pile of silver glitter

Sorry glitter and boring, ol’ metallic finishes, chrome has officially stolen your thunder. Yep, our new favorite nail trend to hit our Instagram feeds is killing the game as far as we’re concerned. With its high-shine finish and mirrored effect, this is the manicure you need for hitting cool-girl status in just minutes. Though achieving the look requires a tedious process at a nail salon, we have discovered a new way to obtain the trend without breaking the bank (or driving to a salon). Here’s how we chrome at home.