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nail tutorial Archive



June 2012



No Water Nail Marbling

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If you’ve tried water marbling for your nails you’ll definitely love this tutorial! It’s about 1000 times easier with no mess or clean up, and the best part: no water! I will admit that my nails turned out pretty shabby cause I was scared the polish would dry before I could swirl it around (or at least that’s my best attempt at an excuse for why I’m a terrible nail painter). But my actual swirls themselves turned out awesome! So give this fun nail tutorial a try and let me know how yours turn out!

Here’s the tutorial:

And here’s a better pic of how mine turned out!



March 2012



How To: Ombre Sparkle Nails

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I’ve seen some pictures around online featuring ombre painted nails and I’ve been dying to try it! I used silver “Nicole by OPI” and a purple glitter “Nicole by OPI” and here’s how it turned out. I also made a tutorial on how to do it yourself! Follow my YouTube channel:

Here’s how: