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French Manicure Ballston Spa NY

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Deluxe Nails & Spa
(518) 289-5261
26 Kendall Way
Ballston Spa, NY
Hello Nails Inc
(518) 587-0075
26 Congress St
Saratoga Springs, NY
Crystal Palace Nail Salon
(518) 583-8002
3057 Route 50
Saratoga Springs, NY
Garvey Kelly
(518) 587-9375
376 Broadway Ste 212
Saratoga Springs, NY
Nail Studio
(518) 584-0247
3065 Route 50 Ste 118
Saratoga Springs, NY
T T Nails
(518) 583-2098
3084 Route 50
Saratoga Springs, NY
Fresh And Co Salon And Spa Llc
(518) 584-0265
18 Lake Ave Ste 1
Saratoga Springs, NY
Pro Nails
(518) 580-8797
423 Broadway Ste 2
Saratoga Springs, NY
Tips And Toes Nail Studio
(518) 581-8477
280 Ballston Ave
Saratoga Springs, NY
Nightingale Nail Salon Wilton Square
(518) 584-8512
3039 Route 50 Ste 12
Saratoga Springs, NY

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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