What Are Nail Wraps? What Are Nail Strips? According to Modicure (www.modicure.com) a web site for modern manicures, Nail wraps are a great way to accessorize your nails without the need for polish. Nail wraps are normally made from thin plastic or vinyl with a design or finish. They are self adhesive and can last up to Two weeks on fingers and toes. They are safe to make use of and does not dry or damage your nails like other nail enhancements They are also a method to protect your nails if they are susceptible to chipping, flaking, or breaking. They could be put on broken or split nails to stop further breakage so it can grow out naturally.