Nov 14, 2013

Bollywood Nails

Hi everyone! Is it safe to say that I get inspired from the colors of my nail polishes, seriously, I do! Hopeful someone out there can agree?! When I purchased Mod Lacquers Daydream Collection, I fell for the colors. It reminded me of beautiful Bollywood colors. I really didn't know what design to do. 
So I was browsing through my favorite cake decorating forum and saw this amazing cake design with similar colors and golden swirl design. I just knew I had to recreate it. Now onto the nails:
For the base, I applied two coats of Essie's Blanc. I like to apply white as the base, so the colors can "pop" a little more. Especially with colors as bright as these. Once the polish dries, with a makeup sponge, or any sponge will do, I applied Mod Lacquers Sparkle Berry, Dragon Wing and Solar Sail
I continued to dab the sponge once the base was no longer visible. Even though the colors look beautiful all by itself, I still wanted to add the swirls. I used Essie's Good As Gold, using a nail art brush. Lastly, I then sealed the design with  Duri- Super Fast Dry Through Top Coat, that's it!
I absolutely love the hints of shimmers and glitters on the polishes. Even with the golden swirls makes the shades look more exotic. I just couldn't stop looking at my nails. I'm actually tempted to recreate this design again. 
Hope all of you enjoyed my post today! 
What do you guys think? Let me know in the comments below!
**Polishes purchased by Me**
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