Nailed It! For achieving that envious manicure at home we have got together our top tips and lacquers…
- Remove and clean your nails of old polish and impurities, Buff the nails lightly to remove the excess oil generated, Apply a good basecoat, Apply 2 coats of the nail polish very thinly and astly, apply a good top coat.
N.b. Make sure the nails are oil free before you apply the basecoat and the nail polish should be applied very thinly.
Crabtree & Evelyn, Almond Nail Lacquer | A beautiful, classic pale beige shade of Almond this is universally great! The lacquer is long-lasting and chip resistant – try using their Clear Lacquer as both a color-adhesive base and a protective finish to make your manicure last even longer. www.crabtree-evelyn.co.uk
Crabtree & Evelyn, Tomato Nail Lacquer | We love the gold shimmer in this nail varnish as it perfectly reflects the sunshine! That combined with the glossy pillar-box red suits most looks. www.crabtree-evelyn.co.uk
Nailberry, Lush Oxygenated Light Blue Grey | A really cute delicate shade of a pale blue with a dash of grey, this varnish is free of: formaldehyde, toluene, camphor, DPB and ethanol. www.nailberry.co.uk
Charlotte Olympia for MAC Cosmetics, Beige | Inspired by the glamour of classic pin ups, we love this MAC x Charlotte Olympia range. Try the super summery shade of Good Old Days in a white-beige of a subtle sheen on your nails. www.maccosmetics.com