Overshadowed by bold nail art, bright colours or ‘naked’ nails, as The Glow‘s beauty director Nicky Champ once put it, it seemed like the only people left getting french manicures in 2015 were “brides and strippers.” Until now.
Yes, the french manicure is back but with a colourful twist. Perfect for the warmer months, this bright take on the traditional style is quick, easy and most importantly – totally foolproof. (Post continues after video.)
How to: Colourful french mani
A personal favourite of mine because it looks far more complex than it is, you can make it as simple or as bold as you liked based on the number of colours that you pick. For spring I love a combination of pastel colours, but opting for single colour like red or burgundy is a great sophisticated option too.
Step 1: Paint the tip of your nails in your first or chosen colour. Try and keep it to less than 1/3 of the nail although you don’t have to worry about it being too neat – that’s the point!
Step 2: Apply the Quick Dry Drops to speed up the process.(Post continues after gallery.)