Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)


Cover - shares
6 Months Ended
Jun. 30, 2022
Aug. 10, 2022
Document Type 10-Q  
Amendment Flag false  
Document Quarterly Report true  
Document Transition Report false  
Document Period End Date Jun. 30, 2022  
Document Fiscal Period Focus Q2  
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2022  
Current Fiscal Year End Date --12-31  
Entity File Number 001-36278  
Entity Registrant Name NexGel, Inc.  
Entity Central Index Key 0001468929  
Entity Tax Identification Number 26-4042544  
Entity Incorporation, State or Country Code DE  
Entity Address, Address Line One 2150 Cabot Blvd West  
Entity Address, Address Line Two Suite B  
Entity Address, City or Town Langhorne  
Entity Address, State or Province PA  
Entity Address, Postal Zip Code 19047  
City Area Code (215)  
Local Phone Number 702-8550  
Entity Current Reporting Status No  
Entity Interactive Data Current Yes  
Entity Filer Category Non-accelerated Filer  
Entity Small Business true  
Entity Emerging Growth Company true  
Elected Not To Use the Extended Transition Period false  
Entity Shell Company false  
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   5,572,234
Common Stock, par Value $0.001 [Member]    
Title of 12(b) Security Common Stock, par value $0.001  
Trading Symbol NXGL  
Security Exchange Name NASDAQ  
Warrants to Purchase Common Stock [Member]    
Title of 12(b) Security Warrants to Purchase Common Stock  
Trading Symbol NXGLW  
Security Exchange Name NASDAQ