can someone please tell me who on earth has time for this? i mean it's all i can do to paint mine (maybe once every 3 months) one color and not look like it was done by a 40 year old man who is not asian.
You’ll need 3 kinds of sparkle. I used thick chunky craft glitter from the craft store, a fine craft glitter by Martha Stewart, and a gold pigment powder. You can either use a gold pigmented loose-powder eye shadow or you can get gold pigment powder from the art store.
7 Simple Tips To Prevent Your Nail Polish From ChippingEnsure your nails are clean Dirt and natural oils that lay on the nail surface can aid in chipping. Remove any old polish still left on your nail with acetone with a soft cotton ball. Wash with warm water and soap to remove oils and dirt from your hands and nails.Always apply a base coat It’s important to apply a thin, clear base coat to prep your nail for polish. Allow the base coat to completely dry before applying colored…
Use rubbing alcohol and laser printer images to transfer image to nails. Brilliant! This could be an all-occasion thing. Some themes: pop art, comic book characters... Details here: http://blog.modcloth.com/2012/07/18/nail-klub-get-geek-week-chic-with-diy-nail-transfers/
OMG these are actually genius. They are nail polish soakers and would be PERFECT for getting off acrylic nails, or gel ones (if you have the solution that removes them!) love love love! Trust me, this totally beats the old cotton ball and aluminum foil trick. oh and they're only $3.25!