Valentine’s Heart Nails

This year I decided to go for a cartoon heart design for Valentines day.

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For my base colour I went for a very sheer nude pink as I didn’t want it to distract from the design.

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Then using a thin nail art brush I attempted to freehand heart shapes in a shimmery bright red.

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As you can see this came out better on some nails than others. I then went over this in a second coat to make it less streaky.

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Afterwards I used a white nail art pen to add a small highlight to each heart.

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Then I finished off the hearts by outlining them with a black nail art pen before covering with a topcoat.

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Overall I’m happy with how they turned out, but the thumb nail of my left hand definatley came out the best.

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