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Red and Gold Graident Nail Art Tutorial - The Rebel Planner
I’ve been playing around with gradients lately. They’re tricky but look oh so beautiful on the nail when everything is completed. I wanted to do a Christmas nail art, so I put my two favorite Christmas colors together to create a red and gold gradient with gold glitter. Check out how I did it below! A fair warning before you attempt to do this: this is not for beginners. Do not attempt this if you have never done simple nail art like stripes or dots. You will be very frustrated! This is my fourth gradient and I’m still learning how to perfect it. What you’ll need: White nail polish (I used OPI Alpine Snow.) Red nail polish (I used China Glaze Define Good.) Gold nail polish (I used Orly Luxe.) Gold glitter nail polish (I used China Glaze Bring on the Bubbly.) Latex barrier Latex-free makeup sponge Cleanup brush and acetone Paint your base coat as normal. Paint on one coat of white nail polish. Make sure it is even and has little streaking. This will be the base for the gradient. Apply latex barrier around the cuticles. Apply quick dry top coat and allow to dry 10 minutes. This step …