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Men Are Sharing Photos Of Their Nails Using The Hashtag #Malepolish

Man manis FTW.

A few months ago, designer Marc Jacobs started posting selfies of his dark manicures with the hashtag #malepolish.

"I think [a manicure is] a way for any man to put the finishing touch to his look," Jin Soon Choi, founder of JINsoon nail polish, told W magazine in an interview about Jacobs (whose "Mani Monday" posts get thousands of likes).
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"I think [a manicure is] a way for any man to put the finishing touch to his look," Jin Soon Choi, founder of JINsoon nail polish, told W magazine in an interview about Jacobs (whose "Mani Monday" posts get thousands of likes).

And the trend has really picked up.

There are over 1,130 images that use the #malepolish hashtag on Instagram.
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There are over 1,130 images that use the #malepolish hashtag on Instagram.

Some men prefer one sleek color...

Totally cute.
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Totally cute.

While others opt for nail art.

Why not make a statement?
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Why not make a statement?

Some guys geek out over finding the ~perfect~ polish.

"Anyone who knows me knows I've been obsessed with finding the perfect oxblood nailpolish for a man," says @andycedenomakeup in his caption. "This is the closest I've gotten. Two coats of black with one coat of #opimidnightinmoscow and #jinsoontopgloss."
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"Anyone who knows me knows I've been obsessed with finding the perfect oxblood nailpolish for a man," says @andycedenomakeup in his caption. "This is the closest I've gotten. Two coats of black with one coat of #opimidnightinmoscow and #jinsoontopgloss."

And other guys go for a classic black lacquer and then flaunt it at the gym.

Muscles + manis = love at first sight.
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Muscles + manis = love at first sight.

There are guys who prefer talons.

I don't think Kim could keep up with this Kardashian.
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I don't think Kim could keep up with this Kardashian.

And there are other guys who keep it short and simple.

Classic.
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Classic.

Some guys love to show off their manis with cigarettes.

Smokin' hot.
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Smokin' hot.

And other guys rock their manis with teddy bear phone cases.

Look at that chrome finish!
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Look at that chrome finish!

Beauty noobs experiment with polish...

Adding just a little onyx to that Blue Steel.
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Adding just a little onyx to that Blue Steel.

And so do beauty experts.

Take makeup artist and beauty blogger Derek Thomas Viers, for example.
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Take makeup artist and beauty blogger Derek Thomas Viers, for example.

As long as it feels good on ya, keep doing it!

Man manis? Yes, please.

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