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French Manicure Amsterdam NY

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J. Lacy Hair Salon
(518) 295-8198
277-1 Main Street
Schoharie, NY
Services
Haircut / Style, Hair Color, Highlights / Lowlights, Manicures, Pedicures, Massage, Body Treatments, Hair Removal, Tanning

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Diamond Nails
(518) 843-6412
4908 State Highway 30
Amsterdam, NY
 
Professional Nails
(518) 377-6717
93 W Campbell Rd
Schenectady, NY
 
Complete Nails
(518) 631-0074
1702 Chrisler Ave Ste 5
Schenectady, NY
 
New York Nails
(518) 464-0045
2563 Western Ave
Altamont, NY
 
J Nails
(518) 843-2286
145 Market St
Amsterdam, NY
 
Queen Nails
(518) 399-8560
272 Saratoga Rd Ste D
Schenectady, NY
 
Magic Nail
(518) 762-6045
8 E Main St
Johnstown, NY
 
Davi Nails
(518) 355-6432
1320 Altamont Ave
Schenectady, NY
 
Deluxe Nails & Spa
(518) 289-5261
26 Kendall Way
Ballston Spa, NY
 
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How To Do a French Manicure

French Manicures and Pedicures

Tools Needed:
Rubbing Alcohol
Nail Brushes
Nail Files
Manicure Scissors
Nail Buffers
Cotton Swabs
Nail Clippers
French Manicure Kits
Manicure Kits
Nail Cleaners
Step One

Hit the drugstore or beauty supply center to pick up your tools: base/top coat, tip guide strips, neutral polish and white polish. Neutral polishes are very pale, sheer shades with a pink, beige or peach cast. Consider kits that offer everything in one convenient box.

Step Two

Clip, file and shape your nails. Tend to your cuticles, then wash and dry your nails completely. Apply the base/top coat and let it dry.

Step Three

Peel off a guide strip and affix it below the tip of a nail, following its natural curve. The guide will allow you to paint an even white tip with ease and precision.

Step Four

Decide where to place the guide strips based on the length of your nails. In general, the longer the nail, the longer the white tip should be. Make sure that the arch of the guide is smooth and rounded and that the tip lengths are all relatively consistent.

Step Five

Paint each nail tip white, extending the brush stroke from the top of the guide to the end of the nail. Take care not to get any white polish on the body of the nail below the guide. Let the tips dry.

Step Six

Remove all the guides. Dissolve leftover adhesive by rubbing it gently with a cotton swab dipped in alcohol.

Step Seven

Apply two coats of the neutral polish, letting ...

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