DIY Ombre Nails – A Step By Step Tutorial

Do It Yourself Ombre Nail Polish

The Glamour Beauty Blog has a great post on a do-it-yourself method for getting the fun ombre look at home. The step-by-step tutorial lays out exactly how to create the gradient you want, making it pretty straightforward to achieve these DIY nails. Another great thing about the tutorial is that it involves items that most people already have at home, like a toothpick and a sponge.

For even more methods for creating ombre nails, here’s a video featuring five different ways to create gradient looks with nail polish: Continue Reading

Do It Yourself Nail Designs that Anyone Can Do

Do It Yourself (DIY)
Anyone who spends even five minutes browsing the Web in search of eye-catching do-it-yourself nail designs will find tons of fun, great-looking ideas. Some might be silly, others might have a more elegant undertone, but undoubtedly, the question that everyone eventually asks when looking at pictures of DIY nail art is…”Can I actually do this?” Even if a tutorial is available, it can be quite a daunting task to replicate the seemingly flawless appearance of nails that are found online.

Fortunately, SheKnows.com has brought together three DIY designs that look great but don’t require hours of free time and a surgeon’s fine motor skills to accomplish. Continue Reading

DIY Nail Design: 12 Simple Yet Fabulous Designs

An Example of DIY Nail Art DesignDoing nail design at home always seems like a good idea…until you figure out what you want to do, take a look at a tutorial, and then get intimidated by the over-complicated process. Well, do-it-yourself nails can be simple to complete while still looking great, thanks to these 12 designs for your fingernails at FashionDivaDesign.com.

Each of the 12 designs are so straightforward that they have step-by-step tutorials consisting of nothing but a handful of images. No words necessary! Take a look if you’re interested in ideas for DIY nails that are simple but still leave you with enviable results.

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