10 Sharpie Manicure Ideas. To keep top coat from smearing...All you have to do is lightly spray your nails after you have put on your Sharpie. The lighter the mist, the better, so do it from several inches away. Once the hairspray is completely dry, paint on your top coat
Glitter nail polish is great, until you try to remove it. Instead of fighting with it during removal, use Elmer’s glue before you paint it on. When you use glue as the base coat, your glitter nail polish will actually just peel right off when you are ready to change colors and the glue can keep your polish in place for up to a week.
Newspaper nails. Directions: paint nails with any colored polish; let dry completely; dip nail in rubbing alcohol and then press a piece of newspaper on nail for 5 seconds or so, then remove; let dry and then finish with a top coat to preserve your nail design.
Decorate your nails with French manicure and bows. This little ensemble uses light pink base coating and tipped with pre white polish. The nails are then topped with cute little white bows for a cuter effect.