Ladybug

Hey! Here I will describe how to paint 3D ladybug on nail!

Step-by-step tutorial

1) Start with nails prep
2) Remove sticky layer from the base coat
3) I applied red gel polish and cured

Ladybug 1
4) I painted her head with a black gel polish and cured

Ladybug 2
5) Using a green gel polish I painted the background and cured

Ladybug 3
6) I mixed green and black gel polishes to paint my leaf. Cured

Ladybug 4
7) Using the mix of red and black gel polishes I shaded my ladybug. Also I highlighted her body and her head with a white gel polish. Cured a little because the layers were thin

Ladybug 5
8) I added one more layer of green for my background and cured a little

Ladybug 6
9) I contoured my design and drew spots with black gel paint. Also I added lines onto the leaf with a white gel polish and cured a little

Ladybug 7
10) In this step I added shades (black gel polish plus top coat) and highlights (white gel polish plus top coat) onto the ladybug and the leaf. Cured for 2 minutes in UV lamp or 30 seconds in LED lamp

Ladybug 8
11) I topcoated my nail, cured and wiped off the tacky layer
12) Using a sculpture gel I added dimension to my ladybug and did drops onto the leaf. Cured

Ladybug 9
Ladybug nail design is done!

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