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French Manicure Portland OR

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Bellamar Salon & Day Spa
(503) 244-0275
4605 N.E. Fremont Street, #105
Portland, OR
Services
Haircut / Style, Pedicures, Hair Color, Facials, Highlights / Lowlights, Massage, Color Correction, Body Treatments, Permanents, Spa Packages, Body Waves, Hair Removal, Up – do's, Make Up, Special Occasions, Brow / Lash Tinting, Bridal Services, Make Up Application, Manicures

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Vogue Nails
(503) 235-3999
3344 SE Hawthorne Blvd
Portland, OR
 
Envy Nails
(503) 284-5455
2432 NE Broadway St
Portland, OR
 
Professional Nail Care
(503) 223-2003
1017 SW Morrison St Ste 300
Portland, OR
 
Elegant Hair & Nails
(503) 227-2877
1128 SW Alder St
Portland, OR
 
Uptown Nails
(503) 228-1656
320 SW Stark St
Portland, OR
 
Top Ten Nails
(503) 236-7827
3415 SE Hawthorne Blvd
Portland, OR
 
Vienna Nails
(503) 287-7800
1405 NE Broadway St Lowr Lowr
Portland, OR
 
Pearl Nails
(503) 224-5561
1331 NW Kearney St
Portland, OR
 
Ct Nails
(503) 654-7101
12000 SE 82nd Ave Ste 2009
Portland, OR
 
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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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