Taking A Short Break From Patterns: White Nails

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I decided to take a little break from patterns to focus on a simple, easy look for all seasons.

White Nails

I wanted a softer look so I choose Marshmallow and Waltz by essie.  Both are semi-sheer shades of white.

At times I find that Marshmallow will streak and Waltz is not opaque enough by itself.  So I decided to use both shades.

Links to items mentioned in this post can be found at the bottom of the page

Here’s the Layers
First I used a sticky base coat.
Then I added my layers of polish
• 1 layer of Marshmallow
• 1 Layer of Waltz
• 2 Layers of Marshmallow (try using 1 layer of Marshmallow & add the 2nd layer if needed)
• 1 coat of Seche Vite – Dry Fast Top Coat

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(photo credit: Trend Council // Nails by Holly for The Trendy Nail)

I absolutely love this look.  It’s simple, yet bold.  Wear these nails with just about anything!  Try it out and let me know what you think!

Check out the shopping links below.

Shopping Links

Waltz – Essie Amazon.com $4.70-6.00
Marshmallow – Essie  Amazon.com $4.60-6.00
Seche Vite – Ulta $9.95

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Disclosure:  I have no affiliation with the products mentioned in this article.  All of the nail polish in this post was purchased by me.  For further details visit my disclosure page.
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