to Katy Perry and other bold beauty babes, crazy manis are all the
rage right now. While over-the-top tips may be too much for the
school hallway, they’re perfect for Halloween. We’re bringing
you how-tos for three nail designs to match your costume this year.
The Costume: Any kind of animal, Jane (of Tarzan and Jane)
The Look: Animal print nails
What You Need:
nail art pen
every nail with polish, alternating gold and white. Let dry, then
top with a second coat. Allow nails to completely dry (20 minutes
the nail art pen to draw squiggly zebra strips on your white nails
and leopard spots on your gold ones (Google pics for inspiration).
dry, then cover with top coat.
Hint: If you’re short on time,
check out nail stickers in animal prints for a quicker option.
The Costume: Pop star, celeb or anything glam
The Look: Rhinestone-studded nails
What You Need:
pink nail polish
care stick (aka cuticle stick)
nails with pink polish, and let dry. Apply a second coat and allow
to dry completely.
a dot of nail glue on one of the bottom corners of your thumbnail.
a rhinestone on your nail and use the nail care stick to push it
into place. Place down the rhinestone with the flat end of the
stick to make it secure.
this process of applying rhinestones, working across and up your
nail, until your thumbnail is completely covered.
the whole process of applying rhinestones to your other nails, and
dressing up this year, but still wanna get in the Halloween spirit?
This Black ‘n’ Orange French Mani
is just right for staying home and passing out candy.
BY MARIE HANSEN ON 10/14/2011 10:00:00 AM
POSTED IN halloween, costumes, beauty, how to, nails, party, diy mani