Wednesday, November 17, 2010

First Attempt at Gradient effect w/ Sally Hansen Diamond Strength

*update... the next day i fixed this manicure by putting a heavier glitter( Nicole by OPI Nail Lacquer  Sprinkle of Twinkle on the tips to blend the colors more together


So I feel like the result isn't too bad, but it's not quite right, It looks more like a candy stripe. My husband said it reminded him of the lifesavers popsicles. I think once again like always I got a bit trigger happy and goofed up. it's supposed to be more of a gradual build up. I sponged most of it on but i think i should have started lower on the nail and not so high up. I do like the colors and think this would be awesome for Valentine's Day.  All the colors used are from Sally Hansen's Diamond Strength line from top to bottom, pink promise, love in bloom and ruby slippers, i topped it off with diamonds. I'll have to try this again another time.




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