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Trend for dudes: Man polish?

Nail polish for guys.

By Kim Anne Apr 17, 2013 7:03PM

Photo: Courtesy of alphanail.comAlthough we have to hand it to the guys for experimenting with their fashion, there are plenty of trends guys try that make us raise our eyebrows. And this one is certainly no exception.Photo: Shannon via YouTube, http://aka.ms/alphanail

Welcome the concept of man polish, nail polish for dudes. Gone are the days of your man (or man friend) stealing your Essie. Instead, they now have their very own line of guy polish to dazzle their digits.

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According to NYC Prowler, company Alpha Male is selling the polish in "masculine" colors with names like "Burnin' Rubber" and "Benjamins," with a total of 10 manly colors. "Alpha Nail focuses on keeping men's nails strong while maintaining an alpha male swagger," says the Alpha Male web site, which claims their polish to be the "first brand of strengthening nail polish designed for men, and worn by warriors."

So far, it’s been quite the popular item, too — it’s already gotten the attention of celebs including Zac Efron, Cash Warren and Seal, all who’ve been seen sporting it around town. 

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Photo: Shannon via YouTube, http://aka.ms/alphanail

 

82Comments
Apr 24, 2013 9:13PM
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 A lot of these comments are very homophobic and insulting. If you don't like it don't wear it. Dave Navarro wears it and he is dating playmates and some of the UFC fighters wear it. Roger Huerta is an investor I believe. I am not  with the skinny jean fad or the bedazzled jeans either but hey thats fashion I guess. And those who keep the stickers on their hat to advertise how big their cranium is makes me laugh just the same but hey thats what they wanna do. QUIT judging. There are metro males and men who are in the x games who like spandex jeans. The flock of seagulls hair is dumb also right? whatever let them channel their inner 80's haircut. These are all fads so let this man capitalize on a trend and stop hating. Quit sounding like you belong to Westboro Baptist. Live and let live fools.
Apr 24, 2013 6:31PM
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Please just stick with the clear 

Apr 23, 2013 9:40AM
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*worn I mean.
and also to add, if they have a brain and can think for themselves, they shouldn't let themselves be influenced so easily to be "effeminate".
Apr 23, 2013 9:39AM
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not like as if guys haven't work nail polish before. I don't get it, why make such a fuss on people's personal quirks?
Apr 20, 2013 6:35AM
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What kind of sissy stuff next...it's all some stupid marketing idea brought on by some ****!
Apr 20, 2013 5:46AM
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Nail polish for men? Maybe mini decals of motorcycles or airplanes. And what about diaper bags? They should be camoflage or rough cut metal studded bomber bags! Even womens purses can have a rough masculine theme so if a guy has to carry the dumb thing for his lovely lady, it can be cool...
Apr 20, 2013 5:12AM
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Now I know why Seal got dumped, he started wearing this crap...
Apr 20, 2013 4:55AM
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OMG really something else for the lazy sensitive [read gay] men to do before going to work after putting in their ear rings tongue stud and a scarf. What ever happened to bring us to this state of affaires? Be a man go hunting and fishing provide for your family get off the video games and grow a garden,work on your car,get some dirt and grease under those fingernails!!!!!!!!!
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