|Happy Halloween From Lilly and Betty|
Its nearly Halloween and even if you don't fancy going full tilt with a costume (whats wrong with you) you can always incorporate a little spooky styling into your manicure.
Here Lilly Von Pink the mistress of manicures shows you how.
You will need:
Base and topcoat polish
A base colour nail polish (I’ve used OPI in Alpine snow) choose something bright
An accent nail polish (I’ve used collection 2000 hoola hoop pink)
Black nail polish and a small paint brush (I’ve used a nail art polish which has a paint brush in)
To decorate I’ve used fimo flower canes and crystals but you can use sequins and hand paint them as flowers, the choice is yours.
Step 1: Start with clean manicured nails. Apply base coat and two coats of your base colour.
Step 2: Use your black to create the skulls jaw and teeth as shown below
Step 3: I used fimo flower canes which I cut slices off then stuck crystals in the middle of the flowers which will be my sugar skulls eyes. Once the glues dried place a blob of glue on the nail where you want your eyes to sit and allow to dry.
|Fimo canes make the flowers|
Step 4: next using you black polish again draw an upside down heart in the position you want the skulls nose
Step 5: using your accent polish (I used pink) and a tooth pick as a dotting tool add your decoration I just went dot mad.
So you can carry on and have 10 different sugar skulls or like me i used it as an accent nail
|A sugarskull for my ring finger|
Have fun and happy Halloween
For more Halloween Inspired Make up tutorials go to my Halloween page
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