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Cutting Vinyl Nail Stencils

Nail Art Tips Tutorial

Cutting Vinyl Nail Stencils

I cut my stencils ALL OF THE TIME. There are two reasons for doing this:    1. Make the stencil fit the curve of your nail Ok, my nails are super curved, and that is completely normal for some people. When I apply a vinyl stencil, I have to press it into the sides of my nails, and sometimes polish still manages to pool in the sides and leak under my stencil, making a mess. To prevent this from happening, after lightly placing the stencil on my nails where I want it to be, I have started to snip my stencil...

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Gradients 101

Gradient Nail Art Tips Tutorial

Gradients 101

As everyone probably already knows, gradients are my favourite. They make any manicure much more interesting looking, and they are quite simple once you get the hang of it. Below, I will talk about what a gradient is, how to create your own, and all of the tips I've learned over the last few years!    What is a Gradient? When you google search gradient nails, there are 2 type of pictures that will come up. There are many arguments about which of those are gradients, and which of those are ombres.  Gradient Multiple shades or multiple colors fading into...

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My Polish Picks for Fall 2016

Fall Polish Picks

My Polish Picks for Fall 2016

Every season, nail polish brands put out a few new colors to represent that season. I used to buy every single polish that my favourite brands would release. As early as mid August I would be out searching for the Fall collections. I started realizing that I was bringing home some of the same, or very similar to the colors that I already had. Do I need 5 of the same red polishes? Do I even wear red polish?  Recently, I have mostly not been buying new polish. I still watch the collections being released, and I will buy one if...

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