Thursday, September 5, 2013

31DC2013 Day 5: Blue Nails

Hello everyone!

This challenge is killing my nails! After I removed the green nails earlier today, my nails were so yellow! Tomorrow, I'll definitely try to get rid of those yellow stains before I do the next prompt. Anyone else having this problem?

So today is blue nails and I'm absolutely in love with these nails. If my wrists weren't so bad right now, I would do my left hand as well. This design looks so pretty and I think out of the five days, these are one of the best designs that I've done so far. I did a stained glass design for today. I love how they came out!

Colors Used:
Wet n Wild's French White Creme
Sinful Colors Endless Blue
Sinful Colors Sweet Nothing
Sinful Colors Why Not
Sinful Colors Black on Black


31DC2013 Day 5: Blue Nails

I first painted one coat of Wet n Wild's French White Creme for the base color. Then, I made random shapes with Sinful Colors Black on Black with a detail brush. Next, with the same brush, I filled in the different blue polishes into the shapes. If you want to paint in all the shapes you can, but leaving some of the white gives it more of a stained glass look. Finally, I finished my design with a top coat.


31DC2013 Day 5: Blue Nails

31DC2013 Day 5: Blue Nails

I wish I didn't have to take this off! I will most certainly be doing these again another time. Tomorrow is purple nails. I have an idea of what I'll be doing, but with me it could always change haha.

What do you think of this design? Purple nails for tomorrow!

Until next time!

6 comments:

  1. My nails are actually stained kinda green... combo of yellow staining from green polish and blue staining from blue polish. The last 4 days (not today, but previous) I used Elmer's Glue for my base coat since I know removing the polish every day with acetone would be a death sentence for my poor nails. Elmer's Glue makes the polish peel right off nice and clean, but it does nothing to prevent staining. :C

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    1. I've never used Elmer's glue before. Does it work? I think I'll have to use some peroxide and baking soda to clean them tomorrow. It was pretty bad, the green just made it even worse lol.

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    2. I have a stupidly long video of me using Elmer's glue. xD

      http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZCoLd_FOyc4

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    3. That's helpful. I should try it out. ^^

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