October 1, 2010
Build a full structure nail with your choice of Young Nails’ acrylic powder. Smear Speed White, Tickle Me Purple, and Rainbow Purple as your background.
September 29, 2010
Build a full structure nail with your choice of Young Nails’ acrylic powder. Smear a pearl of Rainbow Yellow from corner to corner creating a diagonal stripe down the center.
September 27, 2010
Before using reverse application, sculpt a thin transparent free edge with Speed Clear flush to the natural nail. Build body with Cover Peach.
September 23, 2010
September 21, 2010
Build a full structure nail with Cover Pink. The nail can be either built square or stiletto.
September 17, 2010
Apply a form to the finger and build a thin clear free edge. Use Cover Pink to create an extended nail bed. This will give the illusion of a deeper smile line.
September 15, 2010
Apply a form to the finger and build a thin clear free edge. This will be the perfect canvas to marbleize on.
September 13, 2010
Use Cover Pink to create an extended nail bed. This will give the illusion of a deeper smile line.
September 9, 2010
Apply a thin layer of Metallic Pearl through the whole body. Fade Metallic Violet and Metallic Carmine in opposite corners leaving a white stripe through the center.
September 7, 2010
After applying a thin layer of Speed Clear to the body and free edge, apply a thin layer of Metallic Pearl from the cuticle to the free edge. (You have the option to keep design on the free edge.)
September 3, 2010
Apply an opaque layer of Metallic Gold to surface.
September 1, 2010
Fade the background with Tippy Cup Turquoise and Metallic Pearl.
August 30, 2010
August 26, 2010
Fade the Metallic Pearl, Metallic Violet, and Metallic Carmine diagonally from the top left to the bottom right corner of the nail.
August 17, 2010
Place thin layer of Speed Clear acrylic on the body and free edge. This will prevent color from staining the natural nail and allow color to fade well.
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