Clearly Clara

This tutorial requires products sold only to salon professionals. Download our step-by-step guide and take it to your favorite salon pro to recreate the look.

Nutcracker Nail Art Clearly Clara
Nutcracker Nail Art Clearly Clara
Nutcracker Nail Art Clearly Clara
Nutcracker Nail Art Clearly Clara
  1. Shake OPI GelColor Base Coat vigorously for one minute.
  2. Apply 1 coat of OPI GelColor Base Coat to properly prepped nails, and cure for 30 seconds with an  OPI Dual Cure Light.

  3. Shake OPI GelColor Dancing Keeps Me On My Toes vigorously for one minute.

  4. Apply 2 coats of  OPI GelColor Dancing Keeps On My Toes, and cure each coat for 30 seconds using  OPI Dual Cure Light.

  5. Apply 1 coat of Chrome Effects No Cleanse Top Coat, and cure for 30 seconds with an  OPI Dual Cure Light.

  6. Use tape to section off the nail.

  7. Use a sponge tipped applicator to apply Chrome Effects Mixed Metals. Remove excess powder.

  8. Gently remove tape to reveal the design.
  9. Shake OPI Chrome Effects No Cleanse Top Coat vigorously for 60 seconds.
  10. Apply 1 coat of  OPI Chrome Effects No Cleanse Top Coat, and cure for 30 seconds with an OPI Dual Cure Light.

*When using any other light other than OPI Dual Cure Light cure each coat for 60 seconds.

Nutcracker Clearly Clara
Nutcracker Clearly Clara
Nutcracker Clearly Clara
Nutcracker Clearly Clara
Nutcracker Clearly Clara
Nutcracker Clearly Clara

To complete this look you will need:

Dual Cure LED Light - Hardware - OPIGelColor Base Coat - Top & Base Coats - OPIDancing Keeps Me on My Toes - GelColor - OPIChrome Effects No-Cleanse GelColor Top Coat - Top & Base Coats - OPIMixed Metals - Chrome Powders - OPI

Holiday Nail Art Tutorial with GelColor: 'Clearly Clara'