Capture the contrasting beauty of glitter and grey with this spirited design by Georgie of Distinct Nails (@distinctnails). Using gels and sunset inspired colored glitter, this look will leave your client’s hands looking chic and bright. See the salon’s step by step tutorial for the look.
Artistic Nail Prep
Artistic Opening Act
Artistic Rock Hard in Groupie
Artistic Rock Hard in Get Bent Nail Forms
Artistic Rock Hard – Hardcore Clear LED gel
Artistic Oval Gel Brush
Pink, Rose Gold and Orange Glitter
Artistic pro 30 LED lamp
Artistic Colour Gloss in Temperamental
Artistic Rock Hard in Headliner
IBD Gel Mattify
Artistic Revive Cuticle Oil
Step 1: Prep the nails.
Step 2: Put the forms on all fingers and apply the Groupie Base Coat.
Step 3: Build the extension off the natural nail, making sure it is thin.
Step 4: Build the extension on all nails to look like this:
Step 5: Cut tiny shards off the Angel Paper.
Step 6: Put a thin layer of gel onto the nails you want to apply the Angel Paper to, arrange them how you want and cure.
Step 7: Put another thin layer and apply glitter.
Step 8: Cap the whole nail with more gel and cure.
Step 9: File the nails into the shape you desire and smooth out, paying close attention to the cuticle area.
Step 10: Paint the rest of the nails with Soak Off Gel Colour in Grey.
Step 11: Apply Matte Top Coat to the grey nails.
Step 12: Add the Headliner Gel Top Coat to the glitter nails, cure again, cleanse all the nails then apply cuticle oil.