Monday, 7 October 2013

Nail art for short nails

If I paint my nails when they are this length I feel like it highlights the fact that they are short, so I have come up with a nail art idea which prevents them from looking stumpy.

To start you should paint you nails with a base coat of some sort. I usually use a nail strengthener and a base coat but it really depends on your own preference. Then I used a nail art brush, which I got off eBay cheaply along with a red revlon nail polish (shade 620 bewitching). It is better to practice before you apply the base coat to avoid mistakes when painting on the hearts. What I did was draw a "V" and soften and round the points.

The finished look: