NAILS: Watercolour Florals Step by Step


Inject some pretty, floral fun into nails with this colourful watercolour design, devised by Salon System nail expert, Julie Anne.
Find out how to create the look with this step-by-step using the GELLUX range...

Step 1

Prepare the nails. File to shape, push back cuticles and buff nail plate. Cleanse nails with GELLUX Prep + Wipe.

Step 2

Apply GELLUX Fast Bond to nails and allow to dry. Follow with an application of GELLUX Easy Off Base Coat, then cure. 

Step 3

Apply two layers of GELLUX Piggy Pink, curing after each layer. 


Step 4

On a piece of foil, place three drops of GELLUX Easy Off Base Coat, mixing each drop with a very small amount of GELLUX Surf's Up, Gellux You Can Can and GELLUX Peach Perfect, to create three sheer colours.  

Step 5

Dip a detail brush into the GELLUX You Can Can shade and create small, randomly placed petals on the side of each nail, then cure.  


Step 6

Repeat step 5 using GELLUX Peach Perfect and GELLUX Surf's Up, curing after each design is added.


Step 7

Dip a fine liner brush into GELLUX Black Onyx and paint some random petals and dots over the petals created previously, then cure for 60 seconds. 


Step 8

Apply GELLUX Shiny Top Coat and cure. Wipe with Prep + Wipe followed with an application of GELLUX Nail & Cuticle Oil.

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