Designscape Tutorial: Christmas Lights

Designscape Tutorial: Christmas Lights - The Drop Blog by OPI
  • Designscape Tutorial: Christmas Lights - The Drop Blog by OPI

    Are you as excited for the holidays as we are? If yes, we've got a treat in store for all you nail pros. If not, you can go ahead and skip this post because it is filled with holiday cheer.

    It's around the time of the year where clients are asking for holiday-appropriate looks, whether they are simple, or intricate, very specific designscapes. Lucky for you, OPI Professional Bana Jarjour (@banicured_ on Instagram) stopped by to share some festive designscapes using her favorite OPI products. Below you'll find the steps to get this look "Christmas Lights" that is sure to bring some holiday cheer to your clients' nails. 

    Enjoy the designscape and be sure to share your finished results with us on Instagram by tagging @OPI_Professionals.

    1. Designscape Tutorial: Christmas Lights - The Drop Blog by OPI

      After applying your OPI Natural Nail Base Coat, apply two coats of Breakfast at Tiffany's and let dry.

    2. Designscape Tutorial: Christmas Lights - The Drop Blog by OPI

      Use a nail art brush to create a wavy French tip with Alpine Snow.

    3. Designscape Tutorial: Christmas Lights - The Drop Blog by OPI

      Outline the bottom of the wavy French tip with Black Onyx.

    4. Designscape Tutorial: Christmas Lights - The Drop Blog by OPI

      Using Black Onyx and a detailing brush, add small rectangles to each curve where the lights will be placed. Let dry.

    5. Designscape Tutorial: Christmas Lights - The Drop Blog by OPI

      Draw light bulbs on each rectangle (blue: My Pal Joey, green: I'm Soo Swamped, red: Got the Mean Reds, orange: In My Back Pocket, yellow: Need Sunglasses). Let dry. Add a glare to each bulb using Alpine Snow. Let dry before applying your OPI Top Coat.

    Written by Bana Jarjour -