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strut your stuff

strut your stuff - nail art essie looks


strut your stuff - nail art by essieput your instinctive style on display with this striking peacock feather manicure - a subtle base of frosted satin mocha keeps it from flying too high.
step 1: hydrate with apricot cuticle oil.
step 2: clean then prep nail with an essie base coat or treatment.
step 3: apply 2 coats of buy me a cameo.
step 4: using little brown dress and a toothpick or fine nail art brush, apply a thin vertical line up the middle of your nail. the line should not touch the edges of your nail. fan out the feather with thin brush strokes on both sides of the line.
step 5: apply mojito madness to the base of each fan stroke. tip: don’t worry about perfectly matching every line up, the overall effect will resonate as green highlights.
step 6: using good as gold, apply a dollop of polish in the center of the feather, towards the bottom and shape into a teardrop.
step 7: using beach bum blue, apply a dollop of polish to the base of the teardrop. let dry.
step 8: using aruba blue and a toothpick, apply a dot of polish to the center of the blue dot. let dry.
step 9: shine + seal with an essie top coat.

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