A Mermaid inspired manicure

In keeping with the current theme for the Makeup Utopia Face of the Day, Mermaids, I decided to create a Nail of the Day look using the same inspiration.

Mermaid Manicure 1

Mermaid Manicure 2

Mermaid Manicure 3

The fish-scales effect was surprisingly easy to achieve. I simply used a large dotting tool and ran strips of coloured dots in parallel lines from the cuticle to the tips!

Products Used: 

Mermaid NOTD Products Used

​For the base manicure:

  • Ulta 3 “Mermaid Green” (with a name like that, how could I not​ use it!)

​For the feature nail:

  • ​China Glaze “Dorothy Who?”
  • Barry M “Mint Green”
  • Face of Australia Molten Metallics “Titanium”
  • Essie “Smooth Sailing”
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