Neon-ish Geo nails

Hi Everyone!

Today I wanted to challenge myself and do my very first Geometrical Mani. I’ve had the idea and the colors in my head for quite some time but I was to afraid to try. Now, as you may know lately I’ve been practicing with nail tape, which is why today I was brave enough to try Geo Nails.

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The colors I used are probably the brightest I own (for now) they are not exactly neon but in my head they are..Does that maks sense? Probably not. Anyway….

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On to Nail Talk!
As usual for me this mani started with a sketch I made. Then following a base coat I applied a nude base color for all my nails and waited for them to dry.
With nail striping tape I separated the parts I wanted yellow. Applied it and then again, I waited for my nails to dry.
Lastly when I was 95% sure they were fully dried. I re-used the tape to separate  the parts of the nails that were going to be painted coral.
After half hour or so I removed the tape and applied top coat.

Is is just me or polishes take forever to dry when you need them to dry quickly?

What I used:
Valmy “Re-Hydrating” base coat
LA Colors Color Craze “Whipped”
Sally Hansen Hard as Nails “Coral Reef”
Sally Hansen Hard as Nails “Mellow Yellow”
Lay-Pro “BES” fast drying top coat
– Striping Tape

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I’m going to use this mani to enter Sally Hansen‘s #iHeartNailArt contest to read all about it go to http://www.sallyhansen.com/i-heart-nail-art/contest

You can support my mani over there on hitting the like button on my social networks. I’d highly appreciate it.

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Thanks for reading me today!

Have a great weekend and a fun “5 de Mayo” if you celebrate it
(or like me get an extra weekend day thanks to it)

Love and Smiles, Jessi

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