If You See A Man With Polish On Only One Nail, Here’s Why You Should Take Note

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Image: Twitter/Mr Ragamuffin
Image: Twitter/Mr Ragamuffin

Fingernail polish has become a predominantly female fashion since the first lacquer was invented way back in 3000 BC. Nowadays, ladies can choose from a vast array of different colors and styles to express ourselves. Nonetheless, thousands of men around the world are now donning nail polish as well – but only on one finger.

Image: Angie Chung
Image: Angie Chung

With the trend sweeping across Australia, the United States and some European countries, men must have good reasons for sporting the one-painted-nail look. Since manicures are culturally understood to be for the ladies, guys generally aren’t running out to express themselves with nail polish, lest their manliness be called into question.

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Image: Free-Photos
Image: Free-Photos

However, now even the most masculine of males can slap on some color – and feel good about it to boot. The trend is actually a full-blown movement that aims to draw attention to an important issue. And the idea is that if a man can draw attention to his brightly painted fingernail, he can open up a conversation.

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