Thursday, June 14, 2012

Hot Pink Nails

Good Morning and Happy Thursday!

Today I am going to share with you a new sensation from the nail polish world, "The Sponge Technique". Since colors are a big hit this summer, I have chosen Hot Pink for this tutorial. It is easy and fun and the results are Fantastic! So, let's get started!

Pink Nails Sponge Technique Tutorial - Step by step

What you need: 1) Sticky base coat, 2) 4 different color shades, 3) Make-up sponge, 4) Top coat.

Step 1- Prep your nails and apply the sticky base coat.

Step 2 - Apply the lightest shade of nail polish. Tip: the nail polish needs to be completely dry before starting to apply the sponge technique

Step 3 - Arrange the three shades from lightest to darkest.
rainbow of nail polish shades

Step 4 - Tap the sponge on the colors.
tapping sponge onto rainbow of colors

Step 5 - Carefully start to apply the color to your nails with the sponge.
applying color to nails

Step 6 - Repeat the process for each nail and remove all excess polish.

Step 7 - Apply top coat.
applying top-coat

And you are done!

And why not try blue too!

Please let me know what you think!

Thanks for reading.


  1. Hot pink...HOT, HOT, HOT!

  2. Ahhh... eu sempre ficava imaginando como se fazia isso! AMEI! ahahahahhaha... tb quero!

  3. Cute! I love using the sponge on my nails!