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I'm a big fan of the half-moon trend, and after reading this gal's post about lilac & gold nails, I knew I had to apply the color pairing to half moon nails. Now, I'd never tried this before, but I knew the basics (use notebook reinforcement stickers, etc.). But I never realized just how truly difficult this is for the impatient in life. I messed up my left thumb so many times, I basically tried to exclude it from most of the shots you'll see below. I eventually got it all fixed, once I forced myself to wait long enough for the gold to actually dry.
So, lesson learned: BE PATIENT! You will reap what you sow.
- Reinforcement stickers (cut in half)
- two nail polish colors (I chose Essie's Lilacism, and OPI's Glitzerland)
- base coat (I use this one)
- top coat (my favorite)
Sure, it's not perfect, but it will be with more practice.
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