Nail Design

Nail Art Studio: White Poinsettia

by NLS Staff | November 28, 2017

1. Apply OPI Tiramisu for Two and cure. Apply Kiara Sky Cocoa Coral at the tip and blend to create an ombre look. Cure and repeat.

2. Paint white petals with Gel II Extreme Arctic White and green leaves with OPI You Are So Outta Lime! Cure.

3. Outline inner petals in orange with OPI Aloha and outline petals with a darker green polish.

4. Use the dark green to draw vine-like lines starting at the base of the petals. Outline the outer petals and extend vines with black gel. Add orange dots to the end of the vines. Cure. Apply top coat and cure.

Vivian Truong, The Nail Details, Tampa, Fla. @thenaildetails

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