Christmas Mickey Mouse

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Hey! This tutorial is about Christmas Mickey Mouse nail design. This festive Disney nail art is a great decoration for manicure!

Step-by-step tutorial

1) Start with nails preparation
2) I applied a white gel polish and cured

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3) I sketched my Mickey in pencil

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4) Then I painted his face with the mix of beige and peachy gel polishes. Cured

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5) Using a red gel polish I painted his hat, mouth and T-shirt. Cured

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6) I painted his eyes and button with a white gel polish and background with a blue gel polish. Cured

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7) Furthermore I painted his scarf with a green gel polish and his head, nose and pupils with a black gel polish. Cured

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8) In this step I began giving dimension to my design. Using the mix of his skin tone color and brown gel polish I shaded his face. Also I highlighted it with the mix of skin tone color and a white gel polish. Cured a little because the layers were thin

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9) I shaded red things with the mixture of red and black gel polishes. Then I highlighted them using the mixture of white and red. Cured a little

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10) Then I shaded his scarf with dark green (black plus green) and highlighted with light green (white plus green). I added shade on the button using the mix of grey and blue. Then I added one more layer onto background using a blue gel polish. Cured a little

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11) Using a black gel polish I did one more layer. Cured

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12) I applied translucent white color onto his nose, pupils and head (the mix of a white gel polish and a top coat). Cured some seconds. Then I outlined my design with a fine detail brush and black gel paint and added hotspots onto his nose, pupils, scarf, ears and tongue. Cured for 2 minutes in UV lamp or 30 seconds in LED lamp

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13) I topcoated my nail, cured and wiped off the tacky layer
14) Using white gel paint I painted fur. (Do not cure!)

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15) Finally, I poured clear acrylic powder, cured and removed the remains of it

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Christmas Mickey Mouse nail design is done!

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