To fix the smudge, dab the pad of your index finger in non-acetone remover (be careful not to get any on your nail!). "Lightly sweep it over the dent to smooth it out," says N.Y.C. manicurist Jin Soon Choi. Cover with a light layer of polish, and finish with a quick-dry top coa
How to: Mother of Pearl manicure. You'll need: pink, teal, blue and white nail polish, iridescent polish, an art brush, nail polish remover, and top coat. This will give your nails almost a holographic effect!
Space nails... It is more than one polish. To start, paint your nails from a dark blue to a sapphire blue (make it a gradual shift from the dark to light), then splatter on white nail polish for different sized stars. You can finish with a clear top coat or use one of the northern lights glitter polishes to finish it off!
Essie Off the Shoulder - InStyle Best Beauty Buys 2013 Bright Polish Winner Why should your toes have all the fun with brights? This creamy carnation pink “has a touch of coral that makes it easy to wear on fingers too, even in the office,” says N.Y.C. manicurist Julie Kandalec. $8
Zoya - InStyle Best Beauty Buys 2013 Eco-friendly Nail Polish Winner "Three-free" is so last year. This ecoline is five-free (no formaldehyde, formaldehyde resin, toluene, DBP, or camphor), says N.Y.C. manicurist Sunshine Outing. All 300 colors (like the top seller, Rekha, a creamy blood-red) reach full opacity in two coats. $8 each
You apply a clear coat of polish to the nails, dip the nail into the glitter pot, make sure the glitter covers the whole nail, carefully remove it from the pot, then wipe off any excess. The result is gorgeous. It’s a matte glitter finish unlike conventional glitter nail polish.
1. Start with a base coat. 2. Apply two coats of a light pink polish to your nails, like Essie Management, $7. 3. Once dry, apply a few coats of (small) gold glitter polish around the base of your nail. Then, apply a layer of the (big) gold glitter polish on top. (Never take the gold past the halfway point of your nail.) 4. To finish, seal with a top coat.
ZIG ZAG: paint your whole nail silver and let dry. Then after nails are complete dry cut tape to being in the design you wish. Next, lay tape onto nail and paint over the design(the tape doesn't have to cover the whole nail. It can be half just avoid the silver bottom). Take tape off while the black polish is still wet. Wait til completely dry then finish with a top coat.
snowflake nails! Your gift to yourself Ladies! You already have everything you need. For that show stopper Look, 2 color base and a diamond on top coat to finish. Your nails will look marve opening them presents!