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Get the Look: Alligator Tears

Learn how to recreate one of the many Designscapes from OPI’s New Orleans Collection.

<p>Designscape: Alligator Tears</p>

OPI has created several nail art looks using its 2016 Spring/Summer New Orleans Collection. Master this delicate yet edgy design using Humidi-Tea, Alpine Snow, and Take a Right on Bourbon. 

Step 1

Apply two thin coats of OPI GelColor Humidi-Tea at a diagonal. Cap free edge. Cure each coat 30 seconds.

Step 2

Apply two thin coats of OPI GelColor Take a Right on Bourbon in between the diagonals. Cure 30 seconds.

Step 3

Apply one thin coat of OPI GelColor Alpine Snow. DO NOT CURE.

Step 4

Using a dotter tool, apply dots of OPI GelColor Top Coat onto the wet surface of the nail. Cure 30 seconds.

Step 5

Apply a thin coat of OPI GelColor Top Coat. Cure 30 seconds. Remove gel residue with Expert Touch Nail Wipe and N.A.S. 99.

Learn how to recreate more nail art looks from the New Orleans Collection here


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