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Valentine's Day Nail Art Tutorial - The Rebel Planner
Valentine’s Day is slowly becoming my favorite holiday. I may be partial because I’ve been dating my boyfriend for three years now and we’ve had a lot of great Valentine’s dates. The pink hearts and lovey-dovey greeting cards made me happier and sappier than I ever thought I could be. To celebrate my newfound love for this holiday, I decided to create a fun and easy nail art. Check out after the jump! What you’ll need: White nail polish (I used OPI Alpine Snow.) Light, baby pink nail polish (I used Essie Fiji.) Lilac nail polish (I used OPI Do You Lilac It?) Latex-free cosmetic sponge Liquid latex (Optional, but this makes cleanup much easier.) Clean up brush and acetone Medium and small sized dotting tool Apply your base coat as normal. On the thumb, middle and ring fingers, apply two coats of white, two coats of the lilac on the pinky and two coats of pink onto the pointer finger. Apply a quick dry top coat to all nails. Let dry for 20 minutes. You will sponge a gradient onto the thumb and and ring fingers, so that quick dry top coat is crucial to the base polish not lifting during …