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French Manicure Lake Charles LA

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Ultimate Nails & Spa
(337) 480-1799
605 W Prien Lake Rd
Lake Charles, LA
Exotic Nails
(337) 439-1322
2836 Ryan St
Lake Charles, LA
New York Nail Spa
(337) 474-7708
702 E Prien Lake Rd
Lake Charles, LA
Diamond Nails
(337) 479-0097
318 W Prien Lake Rd
Lake Charles, LA
Nail Studio The
(337) 480-9588
4031 Nelson Rd
Lake Charles, LA
Lovely Nails
(337) 474-0482
3005 Gertsner Memorial Dr
Lake Charles, LA
Le Nails
(337) 477-0801
632 W Prien Lake Rd
Lake Charles, LA
Avalon Nail Spa
(337) 478-6397
1742 W Prien Lake Rd
Lake Charles, LA
Pretty Nails
(337) 477-9575
119 W Mcneese St
Lake Charles, LA
California Nails
(337) 479-2929
3825 Ryan St
Lake Charles, LA

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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