Nail Design

Candy Swirl

by Staff Writer | September 1, 2009


Nails by Shauni Kelly, Hot Heads Barbershop and Cool Claws Nails, Albuquerque, N.M.

1. Using the reverse method of application, apply a mixture of Young Nails’ Frosted Pink and French acrylics to the base of the nail.

2. Create a glitter fade using Young Nails’ Clear, Sunshine, Pinkie, Incredible Green, and Lavender acrylics.

3. Drag Young Nails’ Clear acrylic from one corner of the nail to the center. Repeat three times, letting all the clear lines meet at the center.

4. Once the clear is set, apply Young Nails’ White acrylic to the areas that don’t have Clear.

5. File. Apply Young Nails’ Finish gel top coat.

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Cheetah print is always in, right!? Reminiscent of Lisa Frank's artwork, here's a step-by-step way to achieve a fun look that is perfect for the summer months. Nail clients love this sparkly nail art interpretation of cheetah print!

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You don’t need a red, white, or blue palette to celebrate the Fourth of July. Bedazzle clients with star designs for a look that will shine from day to night. Here are some examples that have us star struck.

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