Beauty Round Up: 2018 MTV VMA

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blake lively nails 2018 Mtv VMA

Hey nail & beauty enthusiasts!
Nail art is still in!  Take a look at Blake Lively’s trendy nails from last nights 2018 MTV VMA’s!
Wearing Essie Blake’s nails look absolutely stunning.  Short nails & all… I’ll have to give this design a try!

Actress: Blake Lively

essie shade: blanc ($9.00/, pearly white ($9.00/ speed setter ($15.00/

 Inspiration: “Blake took inspiration from her newest film, A Simple Favor, and has been rocking tailored paint-suits day and night! To complement that classic, Hollywood glamour – in this instance, a very 1940’s vibe – we created a chic, white-on-white art-deco nail to match her monochrome look this evening,” said Celebrity Manicurist, Elle.



Step 1: Create a triangle with tape near the cuticle on each finger. Then, apply two coats of essie’s blanc.

 Blanc Essie

Step 2: Let each nail dry. Carefully remove the tape before applying two coats of essie’s pearly white.


Step 3: Finally, apply essie’s speed setter top-coat for a perfect high-shine finish that dries in less than a minute.

speed.setter top coat

Event: 2018 MTV Video Music Awards
Date: Monday, August 20th, 2018
Location: Radio City Music Hall, New York, NY
Talent: Blake Lively
Manicurist Credit: Blake Lively (Elle, Tracey Mattingly)
Talent Credit: Getty Images
Product Credit: essie
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Comments: 1

  1. I love her style! And those nails are nice. I will have to try this. At least once Thanks for the inspiration!


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