I tried this mani for the first time last summer – as you can see in the picture on the right I didn’t master the dottingtool and striper yet. Practice makes perfect is what they say, right?
Great thing about this manicure is that it looks good in every color, however I still prefer to use either black or white in it. I would love to try working this one with tangerine, nude or even a multicolored version – ideas, ideas!
Love to try this one? Scroll down to see the ‘how-to’!
1. Start off by applying a basecoat
2. Apply your base color, again I recommend at least two layers – to intensify the color. I used ‘Midgnight Grey’ by Rituals
3. Use a dottingtool – or a bobbypin as I did – and ‘dot’ the pattern you like. I kept it very clean and simple and used a white polish.
4. Top off with a topcoat. For this mani I preferred a matte finish because I was going for a raw, ethnic look. I used Catrice’s ‘Nail Expert matt top coat’
What do you girls think?