NYFW Nails: How To DIY Dimensional, Shadowed Nail Art

The New York Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2015 Backstage Beauty Report: Shadowed Nail Art

Designer:  Angel Sanchez

Lead Manicurist:  Gina Edwards for Morgan Taylor

The Scoop:  Morgan Taylor’s lead manicurist, Gina Edwards created a captivating geometric blue nail for Angel Shanchez’s S/S 2015 runway.

How To DIY Shadowed Nail Art

  1. Prep nails with a base coat.
  2. Apply a coat of light blue-grey polish to the entire nail (here, it was a custom blended pale aquamarine created by mixing Morgan Taylor in Varsity Jacket Blues and Make It Last)
  3.  Swipe a cuticle-hugging, asymmetrical swoosh in Morgan Taylor Who-Dini, a gray blue crème, that transitioned to the outside edge of the nail.
  4. Finish with a high-shine finish with Morgan Taylor in Need For Speed.

 

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