Tagged: french manicure

Bronze French Tips with Rhinestones

This is the manicure that I’m sporting this week.  I decided to try another twist on a French tip, this time combining a couple of pink-toned polishes to create a unique look.  The base color that I used is Pink Gellac #154 Nude Beige, which is a nude cream. ...

Geometric French Manicure for Fall

I was playing around with color combinations for Fall the other day and came up with this simplistic geometric look. It’s not really a French manicure, but I’m calling it that since the design is on the tips. I used three Pink Gellac colors to create this look. First,...

Pink Gellac Gel Polish French Manicures

I’ve been practicing my French manicure skills for class recently, and I thought I’d share the two applications that I did using Pink Gellac.  I’m often asked for recommendations for base colors that can be used for French manicures, and these two colors worked perfectly! For this first French...

French Manicure with Lace

This is another twist on the French manicure… and probably the last French design you’ll see from me for a little while.  The Born Pretty Store sent me these lace nail stickers to try, and I thought they’d be great accents to a gradient tip.  I started off with...

French Manicure with Swarovski Bling!

I posted a video on how to achieve a classic French manicure a few days ago. I can’t seem to stick with one color or design for more than a couple of days… I had to spice up my simple french mani with some bling! I added glitter gradients...

VIDEO: Classic French Manicure with Gel Polish

I wore my nails natural with just a clear coat for a couple of days this week and was enjoying seeing the growth. I decided to do a classic French manicure to enhance the look, and made a video of the process.  It’s really not as hard as it...

Gelish Breast Cancer Awareness Collection

Gelish 2012 Breast Cancer Awareness (BCA) Collection – Limited Edition

October is Breast Cancer Awareness month and Gelish released a limited edition Breast Cancer Awareness collection with some gorgeous pinks.  I did a mani using all three colors, and also swatched each of the new colors.  The quality of this collection is much better than their last release (House...