How to Do Ombre Nails

Get the trending tonal nail look seen at the shows this week

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Step 2. Dab the sponge onto the nail to transfer the colour. Apply 2-3 coats, leaving to dry between coats.

Step 3. Apply Top Coat and clean up around the nail edge to remove excess polish from the skin. Using a specialist clean-up pen makes this simple.

Finished look.

Step 1. Apply Base Coat. Paint your chosen colours directly onto a small cosmetic sponge (available at pharmacies and department stores). Before going further, mask below the nail base area with sticky tape to avoid colour transfer onto skin.

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