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Nail Art Studio: Cotton Candy Sky

byNancy Kirk | September 19, 2017

1. Polish nail with Kiara Sky Pure White gel-polish.

2. Make random stripes along the nail with Kiara Sky High Maintenance, Sweet Hook, and Road Trip. Follow with Gelaze Celtic Sun in mint green, lavender, dark grey, and neon yellow, respectively. Cure.

3. Dust iridescent glitter onto the tacky layer and apply no-wipe top coat. Do not cure. 

4. Cut nail film into strips and apply it to the wet no-wipe top coat. Cure. Apply finishing layer of no-wipe top coat and cure.

Fredrea Shipp, DreaGlam, Tuscaloosa, Ala. @dreaglam

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