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Nail Art Studio: Marbled jewels

Jennie Sukovaty demonstrates Marbled Jewels.

Jennie Sukovaty demonstrates Marbled Jewels.


1. Apply one thin coat of base color and cure. With a small makeup sponge, lightly blot four contrasting colors of your choice in a marbled pattern, and cure.


2. Using a striper brush, draw fine lines along the nail and a two woven lines from the base to the tip, and cure.


3. In the center of the design, apply a dot of gel-polish and a small amount of glitter. Lightly swirl them together and cure.


4. Place a bead of clear gel on the design and cure to give it a stone look. 

Jennie Sukovaty, Nails by Jen, Columbus, Neb.

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