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Sunday, May 30, 2010

Covergirl and Sally Hansen - marbling (pic heavy)

Colors used: CoverGirl - Fuschia Fatale and Plum Pudding, Sally Hansen - White Tip
Application
: Smooth on the base coat of Fuschia Fatale - almost a one-coater.
Coats: 2 of Fuschia Fatale, One partial each of the other two
Source: Drugstore clearance (Walgreens, Rite Aid) and Dollar Tree
Comments: I mentioned in my last post that I was bored and messed around with creating marble-like manis without using water. I decided to try this out as an actual mani. I like the results - though it takes getting used to. I find it kind of ugly, but I'm smitten when I look at my nails close up. This is a fun technique that can be used in so many different ways.
I switched it up on my right hand (last two pics below) and started with blobs rather than lines. I think I prefer that look. A quick play by play will be in my next post.







Fuschia Fatale, Plum Pudding, White Tip


Right Hand below... (pre-cleanup)



7 comments:

  1. The last photo of your nails, the colors look like abstract roses. All in all, I think the designs are beautiful.

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  2. I think this looks really cool - your left hand middle finger looks like some sci-fi or sea creature = very cool!

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  3. Love this take on marbling. I'm going to have to try this one day.

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