Outline & Ombre Holiday Nail Art

Outline & Ombre Holiday Nail Art
  • Step by Step Instructions
  • Products & Tools Used
Before You Begin
Complete OPI GelColor nail prep step-by-steps. Apply 1 coat of OPI GelColor Stay Classic or Stay Strong Base Coat. Cure in the OPI LED Lamp for 30 seconds.
Apply a stripe of OPI GelColor Paint the Tinsel Town Red
Apply a stripe of OPI GelColor Paint the Tinsel Town Red to one side of the nail, and a stripe of My Color Wheel is Spinning to the center of the nail blending the two colors gently with the brush to create an ombre effect.
Apply a stripe of Ready, Feté, Go to the opposite side of the nail
Apply a stripe of Ready, Feté, Go to the opposite side of the nail, gently blending the colors where they meet. Cure for 30 seconds in the OPI LED Lamp.
Pro Tip
When using the OPI GelColor brush from the bottle for blending, clean thoroughly with an OPI Expert Touch Nail Wipe and N.A.S. 99 Cleansing Solution before placing it back in the bottle to preserve the integrity of the color.
Pro Tip
Repeat step one for additional color coverage. Wipe the nail clean with an OPI Expert Touch Wipe and OPI N.A.S. 99 Cleansing Solution.
Create a thin line around the border of the nail
Dispense Black Onyx to a palette, with a detail brush create a thin line around the border of the nail. Refine as needed with a clean-up brush with OPI N.A.S. 99 Cleansing Solution. Flash cure 5 secs. Repeat step for coverage & fully cure.
Using a detail brush and Black Onyx create a thin, curved smile line
Using a detail brush and OPI GelColor Black Onyx create a thin, curved smile line. Cure for 30 seconds in the OPI LED Lamp.
Apply one coat of OPI GelColor Stay Shiny Top Coat
Apply one coat of OPI GelColor Stay Shiny Top Coat. Cure in the OPI LED Lamp for 30 seconds. Cleanse with an OPI Expert Touch Nail Wipe and OPI N.A.S. 99 Cleansing Solution and apply OPI ProSpa Nail & Cuticle Oil and massage in.
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Stay Classic Base Coat
$17.99
OPI GelColor Stay Classic Base Coat
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Stay Strong Base Coat
$17.99
OPI GelColor Stay Strong Base Coat
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LED Light
$359.80
Dual Cure LED Light - Hardware - OPI
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Paint the Tinseltown Red
$17.99
Paint the Tinseltown Red
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My Color Wheel is Spinning
$17.99
My Color Wheel is Spinning
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Ready, Fête, Go
$17.99
Ready Fete Go!
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Black Onyx
$18.50
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Expert Touch Nail Wipes
$6.95
Expert Touch Nail Wipes - Salon Accessories - OPI
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N.A.S. 99 Nail Cleansing Solution
$5.15
N.A.S. 99 Nail Cleansing Solution - Sanitation and Disinfection - OPI
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Stay Shiny Top Coat
$17.99
OPI GelColor Stay Shiny Top Coat
Nail & Cuticle Oil
$9.96