String Painting Nail Art Manicure with Necessary Evil Polish and L.A. Colors

Purchased by Me buttonPolishes used:
1 coat of base coat
1 coat of L.A. Colors Circuits as a base
L.A. Colors Brights Tart (yellow)
L.A. Colors Brights Juicy (pink)
L.A. Colors Brights Mellow (teal blue)
L.A. Colors Brights Fresh (grass green)
Necessary Evil Polish Poltergeist Shart, 1 coat
1 coat of QDTC

string painting nail art manicure with L.A. Colors and Necessary Evil Polish | Be Happy And Buy Polish

Okay, I know I said it was Sally Hansen week, but this is my current manicure and I’m totally in love with how it turned out and had to share it right away. I’ve been obsessed by how string painting is done and wondered if it could be done on nails, and if so, how! If you haven’t seen a video of string painting, check that out first and come back.
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Manicure with Necessary Evil Polish Ofrenda Dia de los Muertos 2018 and accent nail

Purchased by Me buttonPolishes used:
Necessary Evil Polish Ofrenda from Dia de los Muertos 2018, 3 coats
1 coat of top coat

Another manicure that’s a few months old – oh well, it isn’t like my nails have grown at all lately and there’s a huge difference in my pictures. <_< At least there’s pretty nail polish to distract me. 😛

manicure with Necessary Evil Polish Ofrenda Dia de los Muertos 2018 and accent nail | Be Happy And Buy Polish

Necessary Evil Polish Ofrenda Dia de los Muertos 2018 manicure with accent nail | Be Happy And Buy Polish

Necessary Evil Polish Ofrenda Dia de los Muertos 2018 manicure with accent nail close up | Be Happy And Buy Polish

Glitter Manicure with Necessary Evil Polish and L.A. Colors

Purchased by Me buttonPolishes used:
1 coat of OPI Natural Nails Base Coat
3 thin coats of Necessary Evil Polish Norepinephrine,
1 coat plus dabbing of L.A. Colors Mermaid Magic Shimmer Mist
1 coat of Dreamland Lacquer Ooh Shiny!

glitter manicure with L.A. Colors Shimmer Mist, Necessary Evil Polish Norepinephrine | Be Happy And Buy Polish

This is a manicure I created while I was on my staycation last month, and of course I have almost no recollection of it! 😛

Necessary Evil Polish Norepinephrine, L.A. Colors Shimmer Mist glitter manicure | Be Happy And Buy Polish

L.A. Colors Shimmer Mist, Necessary Evil Polish Norepinephrine glitter manicure | Be Happy And Buy Polish

Norepinephrine is a thermal polish but I wasn’t able to capture it very well. I’m going to point you to Jenalyn’s swatches which made me buy the darn thing in the first place!

Thermal Drag Flower Design with P.O.P Polish, Moonflower Polish, Necessary Evil Polish, L.A. Colors

Purchased by Me buttonPolishes used:
Moonflower Polish Popsicle
Necessary Evil Polish Zero Stones Zero Crates thermal nail polish, 3 coats on its own, 2 coats under design.
P.O.P Polish Slick and Slide
L.A. Colors Circuits

thermal flower drag manicure with Necessary Evil Polish Zero Stones Zero Crates warm state, P.O.P Polish Slick and Slide, Moonflower Polish Popsicle, L.A. Colors Circuits | Be Happy And Buy Polish

Necessary Evil Polish Zero Stones Zero Crates warm state, P.O.P Polish Slick and Slide, Moonflower Polish Popsicle, L.A. Colors Circuits thermal flower drag manicure | Be Happy And Buy Polish

I’m trying to remember where I saw a video tutorial of this, I think it was yagala on instagram? (I’ll link if I find it!) Anyway, it’s a really nifty way of creating a design for nails. You start with a coat of your polish, then let it dry. Then add a second (usually thicker) coat, and while it is runny, add a drop of your polish in the vague shape you want. Then outline with another color!
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