A Video has gone viral and pulled on the heartstrings of viewers around the world after a man apparently learned how to paint his fiancée’s nails in order to save her money.
In the video, @bellamikollee, whose first name is Bella, shows her fiancé, in one clip decked out in a headlamp, painting various nail designs on her fingers. “POV: your fiancé learned how to do your nails so that you don’t have to pay $150 for designs,”Bella wrote text overlaid on the TikTok video published February 12, which has been viewed well over two million times.
According to data from UCLA Labor Center, only 19% of nail technicians are men. Working in a nail salon can lead to health issues due to chemical exposure. Exposure to chemicals can cause allergies, skin irritations, eczema, and other problems.
Commenters swooned over Bella’s video of her fiancé with some joking about where she found him.
“You got this on Amazon?”One person wrote.
One person joked that he learned the skill to help him save money.
“Lolol he doesn’t pay for my things,” Bella responded.
“I think my fiancé is broken,”One more.
Bella shows footage of her fiancé completing various designs and using fine brushes to complete smaller details.
“WHERES THE GOFUNDME SO I CAN SEND THIS MAN TO BEAUTY SCHOOL,”Another commenter wrote.
Newsweek reached out to @bellamikollee, but she didn’t respond in time for publication.
A video has gone viral after a woman shared that her fiancé learned how to paint her nails to save money at the salon. Above, a stock picture shows nails painted on fingers.
Newsweek reported in October, however, that a woman took TikTok to document her boyfriend’s reaction to getting a complete set of acrylic nails.
“My boyfriend said that having nails couldn’t be that hard,” TikToker Caitlin Barlow, @SaucedrippaaaaaThe caption on the screen reads: “So I gave him a trashy full set he had to keep on for 24 hours.”
The videos that followed showed her boyfriend trying to complete daily tasks like buttoning up his shirt and filling gas.
WUSA in Washington, D.C. reported on a man who, after learning how costly a trip to a nail salon could be, decided that he would like to train to become a nail technician. Darnell Atkins shared with the outlet that he was embarrassed at first and didn’t want anyone to learn about his new interest.
One woman shared her experience with the outlet, saying that Atkins is the best nail technician she’s ever seen.