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Sunday, July 29, 2012

Glitter Ice Cream Nail-Art


Hey girls! I was in a Nail-Art mood today... does that make sense? Probably not. I was looking for some inspiration on YouTube and Google, and after looking at some designs I decided to do ice cream nails. They're really cute and perfect for summer! 


Start off by using a base coat, followed by a sand colored nailpolish as your base color for the ice cone. I'm using Sand Tropez by Essie.

Once your base color dried, take a thin Nail-Art brush or a toothpick/dottingtool and start creating diagonal lines with a dark brown color about halfway up your nails, I used #220 Lost In Mud by Catrice. This step is really frustrating, but it's worth the result. :P

Then choose 3 of your favorite nailpolishes (you could use more or less colors, just do whatever you like best!), preferably pastel colors, and create a ball of ice and make it look like it's melting. I did this using the regular nailpolish brush, if you want to you could use a thin Nail-Art brush or whatever works best for you.

I used glitter nailpolishes that match the color of my ice. You could skip this step if you like the way your ice creams looked previously.

Finish off with a top coat and your Glitter Ice Cream Nail-Art is done! :)

Leave me a comment and let me know if you liked this design!

11 comments:

  1. Those look so pretty!! I wish I could do my nails like that!


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  2. Wauw, leuk idee! Ik vind ze alleen leuker zonder de glitters!

    Liefs.

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  3. so many great ideas to beautify nails!!!!
    love the first one in particular .


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  4. Leuk gedaan zeg! Ik vind ze net iets leuker zonder de glitters denk ik, hoewel mét ook mooi staat hoor! Wat een leuke blog heb je, en die OPI-lak is super! x

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  5. Dat ziet er echt super leuk uit!

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  6. Very beautiful and creative!
    you have talent!
    much love
    Borka
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  7. wauw mooie nagels , hihi . die heb ik ook een keer geprobeert maar ik kan er niks van ;$

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  8. OMG! Your nails are SOOOO cute! I wish I was that talented!!
    xoxo
    Obviously Obsessed 

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  9. cool!! so cute.. thanks for dropping by my blog! :D

    Cheers~!

    - Justin -
    The World According To Me

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  10. so fun! Love your blog, newest follower!

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