The Digi Nails – A Hybrid Manicure. I’ve been seeing lots of outrageous nail art lately on pinterest.
One hot new product that’s really caught my eye is adhesive nail polish strips. I love the funky designs and bold colors with these products, but they’re usually a little spendy for me. 27 Nail Hacks For The Perfect DIY Manicure. Tutorial: Easy Sponge Gradient. Happy Sunday! Today, I wanted to show you guys how I did the Tropical Gradient from earlier this week. It's very easy and I like that it has that seamless look. You'll need: -two or more polishes. Here, I've used Zoya Sooki and Zoya Arizona* -disposable cosmetic sponge wedges -nail polish remover and qtips for clean up Start out by painting your nails with your base coat and your base color.
You might want to cut the sponges down to size, to make it easier to use. Bounce the sponge against your nail. When you're finished, apply your top coat and carefully clean up the skin around the nail with your polish remover and qtips. A few tips: -Creme finishes seem to work the best. Hey, Nice Nails! 12 Amazing DIY Nail Art Designs Using Scotch Tape. DIY Drippy Nails. We were immediately inspired the moment we saw bare nails with blood-like, drippy polish accompany Prabal Gurung‘s spring collection at New York Fashion Week.
Halloween is one of our favorite holidays and thus, the timing couldn’t have been better to recreate this deliciously daring DIY for our phalanges. Though a more vampy, burgundy color went down the runway, I went for more vibrant red . . . but the best part about this tutorial is that you can make it your own with just about any color, for any season! You’ll need: Dip the toothpick into the nail polish bottle so that the tip collects a round bead of polish. Place the bead of polish on a bare nail and drag it upwards, creating a tapered line.
Create two to three more tapered lines, re-dipping the toothpick into the polish each time. Reload the toothpick with polish and drag a line across the tip of the nail. Repeat the steps on the other nine fingers and voila, you’re done!! (all images by HonestlyWTF) How to…Get Zebra Print Nails. Photo credit Here at Every College Girl, one of our most popular posts of all time is our tutorial on how to get cheetah print nails.
I love the look; it’s so simple and fun, and animal prints are getting hot again. To follow along the same vein, I decided to do a similar animal print nail tutorial. It's because I think too much: Galactic Manicure. I loved how my glittery gradient mani turned out so much that I decided to do a variation on it, using the night sky as my inspiration!
Here's how I did it: 1. Prep I grabbed deep navy, silver glitter, and gold glitter polish along with my favorite top coat. Nevertoomuchglitter's Weblog. Here it is, finally!
The Pigment Tutorial! For our purposes, pigment is a dry coloring material that can change the color or texture or a nail polish. Some pigment is loose, and some is pressed (think loose eyeshadow vs. the kind in the compact.) Nail art tutorial. Nail art Nail art is everywhere right now, from the pages of top fashion magazines to the nails of that cool girl who works at the coffee shop on the corner.
It’s even popping up on the red carpet (did you catch Zooey Deschanel’s tuxedo nail design at the Golden Globes this year?). Nail art can be intimidating at first, but don’t worry, you can totally do this! You don’t need an artistic background or a particularly steady hand – all you need is creativity and a touch of patience. We’ve put together three nail art designs that anyone can rock, whether you’re a nail art newbie or a manicure master. You don’t need to buy expensive nail art tools – almost all of the supplies we use can be found around the house, like Scotch tape, bobby pins and Q-tips. Beautiful Nail Art Designs to Try. These beautiful nail art designs to try below are a huge hit this season.
Arm yourself up with the most dazzling shades that suit your skin tone and preferences. Copycat the most impressive patterns included in the following manicure parade. 21 Nail Polish Tips. >How-To: Newsprint Manicure. I saw this newsprint manicure over on The Daily Nail and thought it was adorable (especially for bookworms and word lovers like myself).
I did a little Google detective work to see how to recreate it, and was surprised at how easy it is! All of the tutorials I found called for vodka or other clear distilled spirits, but we were fresh out. I used isopropyl alcohol instead, and it seemed to get the job done. STICKY SITUATION. Photos + design by Kristin Ess It’s really hard to get clean lines when it comes to putting stripes on manicures. I’m going to share a little DIY secret– nail polish on scotch tape. You can cut a perfect line or triangle and get a fun geometric mani. Follow the Trend With Colorblocked Nails!
Why not try it out on your nails instead?
You can keep it simple within the same color family or go bold and crazy—whatever suits your mood! Step 1: Get Your Supplies Together To start, make sure you have all of your supplies handy. For this manicure, you will need three different nail polishes (make sure that at least two of them are thick enough that they can cover the base color), Scotch tape, and a fast-dry topcoat like Seche Vite. For this manicure, I used two colors from the new Minnie Mouse Collection by OPI, If You Moust You Moust and The Color of Minnie, along with my favorite silver nail polish, Stardust by Deborah Lippmann.
Step 2: Paint a Base Color Start with your favorite basecoat and paint your nails the base color. Step 3: Start Taping Next, pull off a small piece of Scotch tape (you won’t need more than an inch at a time) and put it against your hand and pull it off several times until most of the stickiness is gone. Step 4: Apply the Second Color. Nail Art Alert: How to Get a Real Feather Manicure at Home (So Pretty!): Girls in the Beauty Department. I bought these feathers a few weeks ago and I knew they'd make a gorgeous mani.
Here's how to recreate the look. Mermaid Nails. Share this image Share It Pin It For our trip to Costa Rica, I wanted fun nails that had an almost tropical vibe. Amazing Nail Art. FINGER NAILS & TOE NAILS. Tutorials. I don't create tutorials for every manicure I do, but if I have, this is where you'll find them!
Explore the manicures and tutorials attached with them by clicking on the images below! If you try it out, let me know, I'd love to see your recreations. The PolishAholic. Nail Art: Most Original Designs. Nail art has nowadays become among the hottest fashion trends. Clothes, shoes, hairstyles, makeup styles seem to be more stylish and fashionable than ever thanks to mixure with nail samples. BrilliantNail F. - Nail Art by BrilliantNailBlog.com Gallery. Weekly Mani: Splatter Nail-MotorCity Moxie. Nail Care Tips - Nail Dos And Don?ts - How To Take Care Of Nails. 20 Awesome Nail Art. 7 Red White and Blue Nail Treatments. Fourth of July Manicures for those who love Red, White and Blue NAILS.