Elegant Gradient Nails

Hello! In this tutorial you will find how to create elegant gradient nail design. Let’s begin!

Step-by-step tutorial

1) Start with nails prep for gel polish application
2) I wanted to get gradient effect for my background. So, I covered the top part of my nail with a brown gel polish and the bottom part with a beige one. (Do not cure!)

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3) Using a large brush I blended adjoining colors to get ombre. Cured

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4) To get more solid colors, I did one more layer of brown and beige and blended them again as described above. Cured

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5) When I was happy with my gradient, I covered the nail with a top coat, cured and carefully removed the tacky layer
6) In this step I drew pattern using a fine detail brush and black gel paint. (Do not cure!)

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7) I mixed clear acrylic powder and white glitter and poured the mix onto the nail. Cured and removed the remains of the powder

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Elegant gradient nail design is done!

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