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Pink Stripe Pattern Nails

Hi everyone! This tutorial is for these somewhat simple pink stripe pattern nails! You can easily do this with just nail polish brushes but the lines look better when using a striper brush. You can also use whatever colors you would like as always. I hope you all enjoy! All products used are listed below!

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Start off by applying a base coat, I used China Glaze’s “Strong Adhesion Base Coat.”

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Choose three shades in a color of your choice, a light, medium and dark. Then apply the lightest shade as the base color. I used Ulta’s “Sugar Cookie.”

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With the medium shade, apply a thick strip going horizontally across the middle of the nail. You can fix this up with a striper brush if needed. I used Sally Hansen’s Hard as Nails in “Heart of Stone.”

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With the darkest shade and a striper brush, apply a stripe in the center of the thick stripe just created and a stripe at the top and bottom of the nail. I used Winstonia’s “Short” striper brush and Max Studio’s “Pink Craze.”

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Lastly, apply a top coat, once going horizontally to prevent smearing and again the normal way. I used China Glaze’s “No Chip Top Coat.”

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Your Pink Stripe Pattern Nails are finished!

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Geode Nails

Hi everyone! Today I created my version of the oh so popular geode nails! I think they turned out pretty well, let me know what you think! These are super easy and you really don’t need anything but the nail polish brushes. They are perfect for beginner since one of the beautiful things about geodes is how imperfect they are, so there is no need to worry about the shapes. I hope you all enjoy!

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Start off by applying a base coat, I used China Glaze’s “Strong Adhesion Base Coat.”

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Apply a neutral color as the base polish, I used Revlon’s Colorstay Gel Envy in “Well Suited.”

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With different shades of one color, I chose purple, apply big blobs or circular like shapes on the nail. Starting with the lightest as the largest on the bottom and the darkest in the center or top with a glitter. I used (in order) Kokie’s “Heavenly”, Sally Hansen’s Hard as Nails Xtreme Wear in “No Hard Feelings”, Jenna Hipp’s “Tres Parfait”, Max Studio’s “Royal Affair” and Wet n Wild’s megalast in “Sparkle and Grey.”

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To add some more sparkle you can outline the entire nail with a metallic color. I used Winstonia’s “Fine Line” brush and Emori’s “Silver.”

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Lastly, apply a top coat, I used China Glaze’s “No Chip Top Coat.”

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Your Geode Nails are finished!

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Three-Quarter Tip Nails

Hi everyone! This tutorial is for three quarter tip nails. It is super easy and if you don’t add the line you won’t need any tools! This can be done on any nail shape or length! Thanks, I hop you all enjoy!

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Start off with a base coat, I used China Glaze’s “Strong Adhesion Base Coat.”

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With a color of your choice paint three quarters of the nail. I first painted one swipe across where I wanted the polish the end and then painted the rest just using the polish brush. I used Kokie’s “Heavenly.”

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With a striper brush and another color of your choice, paint a line where the polish ends. I used Winstonia’s “Short” striper brush and Apple Barrel’s “White” acrylic paint.

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Lastly, apply a top coat. I used China Glaze’s “No Chip Top Coat.”

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Your Three-Quarter Tip Nails are finished!

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How to Swatch Nail Polish Bottles

 

Hi everyone! This post is simply a link to my video on YouTube on how I swatch my nail polish bottles. I hope you all enjoy! Like, follow and subscribe 🙂

Galaxy Nails

Hi everyone! Today’s tutorial is for Galaxy Nails!

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Start off with a base coat, I used China Glaze’s “Strong Adhesion Base Coat.”

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Apply a dark purple or navy blue as the base color, I went with this dark sparkly purple from Julep called “Ciara.”

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With a makeup sponge, sponge on some white polish in thick lines in different areas on each nail. I used Love My Nails “White.”

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Sponge over the white polish in different areas with a pink, purple and blue polish. I had the pink towards the center of the sponged on white area then purple and then blue. I used Sally Hansen’s Hard as Nails Xtreme Wear in “Fuchsia Power”, “Pep-Plum” and “Blue Me Away!”

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Go back in and sponge with the base color and other colors used as needed.

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With the white color and a toothpick or welding tool, created a cross like shape with pointed edges for a star on each nail.

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Lastly, apply a top coat and some sparkles if desired. I used China Glaze’s “No Chip Top Coat.”

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Your Galaxy Nails are finished!

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Easter Scene Nails

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Start off with a base coat, I used China Glaze’s “Strong Adhesion Base Coat.”

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Apply  a blue polish as a base color for the sky, I used Revlon’s Colorstay Gel Envy in “Lovestruck.”

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With two different shades of green, paint wisps on the tip of the nails for the grass. I used Winstonia’s “Berry Wine” brush and Craft Smart’s “Crisp Green” and “Light Green” acrylic paint.

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Using different pastel colors, paint some egg/oval shapes towards the tips of the grass. I used Craft Smart’s “Rich Lilac”, “Blue Sky”, “Soft Butter”, “Rosemarie”, and “Tangerine” acrylic paints.

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Add some lines and dots to these eggs for decoration.

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To create the bunny, add a white line on top of the grass for the feet. Add a half oval shape on top of that for the body and then an oval turned on its side on top of that for the head. On the top of the head and the opposite side of the feet, add two lines for ears. I used Apple Barrel’s “White” acrylic paint.

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Using an extra small dotting tool, paint multiple dots in a cluster towards the back of the bunny for the tail. With a pink color, place a dot towards the front of the head for the nose and slightly farther back place a black dot for an eye. I used Apple Barrel’s “Black” acrylic paint.

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Repeat the same steps for the grass so that it looks like the eggs and bunnies are in the grass and not on top of it.

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Lastly, apply a top coat. I used China Glaze’s “No Chip Top Coat.”

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Easter Bunny Nails

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Start off with a base coat, I used China Glaze’s “Strong Adhesion Base Coat.”

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Apply a base color of your choice, I used Jenna Hipp’s “Pink Lady Finger.”

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With another color of your choice and a small dotting tool, place dots all over the nails on every nail but one. I used Apple Barrel’s “White” Acrylic Paint.

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The easter bunny will be on the accent nail, to create the body create a shape similar to a snowman’s, one ball and another on the top. I used Winstonia’s “Fine Line” brush.

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To create the ears, add two lines coming off of the head and then round them off.

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For the tail, use an extra small dotting tool and another color of your choice, place dots in a circular shape. I used Jenna Hipp’s “Tres Parfait.”

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Lastly, apply a top coat, I used China Glaze’s “No Chip Top Coat.”

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Your easter bunny nails are finished!

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Foil Nails

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Start off with a base coat, I used China Glaze’s “Strong Adhesion Base Coat.”

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Apply a base color of your choice, I used Jenna Hipp’s “American Pie.”

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Next, apply some of the glue that will come with a foil kit, like the Ciate London foil kit I am using, apply as much or as little as you want. I used Ciate’s “Foil Fix.”

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Then, place the foil on the nail, dull side down, and gently press it into the nail. I used the silver foil that was in the kit.

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Repeat those steps with as many foils as you’d like. I only added one more foil and it was the pink one that was in the kit.

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You can go back in and add more foil if needed. I went back and added some more to the edges of the nails so it looked more complete.

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Your foil nails are finished!

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Spring Floral Nails

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Start off with a base coat, I used Seche Clear’s “Crystal Clear Base Coat.”

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Apply a base color of your choice, I used Essie’s “Fashion Playground.”

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With a white color and a small dotting tool place small dots all over the nails. I used Apple Barrel’s “White” acrylic paint.

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With one of the colors for your roses and a medium dotting tool place blobs all over the nails to start the roses. I used Ulta’s “Sugar Cookie.”

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With different shades of your chosen colors add details to the roses. To add dimension, place a dot on the roses and add some lines surrounding that, it is kind of hard to explain so I hope the pictures do a good job of explaining it. I used Red Carpet’s “Detail Brush”, Jenna Hipp’s “Rose Tart” and Sinful Colors’ “Soul Mate” and “Pink Forever.”

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Add leaves around the roses by creating a rounded triangle shape coming off of them. I used the same detail brush and Craft Smart’s “Crisp Green” acrylic paint.

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Add some dimension to the leaves by painting a line in the center of them with a lighter green color. I used Craft Smart’s “Light Green” acrylic paint.

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Lastly, apply a top coat. I used Seche Vite’s “Dry Fast Top Coat.”

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Your spring floral nails are finished!

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