Gold leaf

Hi! In this tutorial I will tell you how to make gold leaf nail design. Gold will look gorgeous on matte black base! It is a great choice for fall manicure!

Step-by-step tutorial

1) Start with a nail prep
2) I applied two layers of a black gel polish and cured each of them

Gold leaf nail design 1
3) Then I covered the nail with a matte gel polish top coat and cured. Carefully wiped off the sticky layer

Gold leaf nail design 2

4) I draw my leaf using white gel paint and cured (I did not use a gel polish because it is too liquid)

Gold leaf nail design 3

5) Furthermore, I took black gel paint and filled in all white drawing with it. Cured for 2 minutes in a UV lamp to leave a good sticky layer on my black gel paint. (Do no topcoat!)

Gold leaf nail design 4

6) After that, I printed my gold foil onto the leaf

Gold leaf nail design

7)I finished off my design with covering the leaf (not full nail) with a gel polish top coat (not matte) and a small brush. I made 2 layers of a top coat to protect my gold foil. Cured each of them and removed the sticky layer
Gold leaf nail design is done!

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