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French Manicure Fort Collins CO

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L A Nails
(970) 472-9279
1015 S Taft Hill Rd Ste R
Fort Collins, CO
 
Trios
(970) 266-8746
1015 W Horsetooth Rd Unit 111
Fort Collins, CO
 
Simple Touch Nail Salon
(970) 484-0261
1006 Spring Creek Ln Ste B9
Fort Collins, CO
 
Nails 2000
(970) 226-5401
3307 S College Ave Unit 101
Fort Collins, CO
 
Creative Nails And Spa
(970) 224-2910
2407 S College Ave
Fort Collins, CO
 
Pro Nails
(970) 221-5345
2561 S Shields St Ste 3d
Fort Collins, CO
 
D F Goodhair
(970) 226-1666
2561 S Shields St Ste 3a
Fort Collins, CO
 
Dolce Nails Bar & Lounge
(970) 207-4003
921 E Harmony Rd Ste 103
Fort Collins, CO
 
Natural Nail Care Clinic
(970) 221-5370
2020 S College Ave Unit A2
Fort Collins, CO
 
Nail Focus
(970) 226-1483
215 E Foothills Pkwy Unit H1
Fort Collins, CO
 

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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