Hearts

Hi! Here you will find how to paint hearts on nails!

Step-by-step tutorial

1) First step is nails prep for gel polish application
2) I covered my nails with a white gel polish and cured
3) I applied a top coat, cured and removed the sticky layer
4) Then I buffed the nail with not rough nail buffer (I used 240 grit). (It is easier to draw on the rough surface, so I did 3-4 steps) Cleaned the nail with a cleanser
5) I sketched my design in pencil

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6) Using a red gel polish I painted the hearts. Cured

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7) I painted their hats with a blue gel polish and his mouth with a black one. Cured

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8) In this step I shaded (black plus red gel polishes) and highlighted (white gel polish) my hearts and cured a little because the layers were thin

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9) I added shades (black plus blue) and highlights (white) onto their hats and cured a little

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10) I contoured my design with a small detail brush and black gel paint and cured a little. Then I made my shades brighter with the mix of a top coat and a black gel polish. Also I added highlights with the mix of a white gel polish and a top coat. Cured for 2 minutes in UV lamp or 30 seconds in LED lamp

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11) Finally, I covered the nails with a top coat, cured and removed the sticky layer
Hearts nail design is done!

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