What is a unicorn nail?

In today's video I am showing you a cool effect that gives a vertical gradient & the mermaid powder put together. I call them unicorn nails, because they are so shiny and iridescent! The gradient base really brings out this effect. I used the gorgeous Mermaid Effect Black ll powder.

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What are Y2K nails?

Colors such as pastel purple, pastel pink, red, and blue in iridescent finishes would usually be enlisted to achieve this sought-after nail trend. Today, nail artists are combining some of their favorite Y2K trends such as glitter nail polish and hibiscus flowers to remind them of those days at the nail salon.

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What are mermaid nails?

Mermaid nails refer to any nail enhancement or gel service with a thin layer of an extra fine iridescent glitter over the top. The glitter changes the original nail color into an almost holographic shifting color experience – shimmery and show-stopping.

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What are Skittles nails?

Aptly named the 'Skittles manicure', it involves painting each of your fingernails in a different shade of the rainbow. There are no rules, no right or wrong way to do it; you just pull out your nail polish kit, pick anywhere from three to 10 colours, and get swiping.

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What are the 5 basic nail designs?

Most clients lean toward one of five basic nail shapes: square, round, oval, squoval, or pointed.

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UNICHROME - Unicorn Nail Meets Chrome Powder

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How do you do Hailey Bieber nails?

How to recreate Hailey Bieber's glazed donut nails
  1. Apply OPI's GelColor Stay Strong Base Coat; cure for 30 seconds under LED light.
  2. Use one coat of OPI's GelColor in Funny Bunny; cure for 60 seconds.
  3. Follow with OPI's GelColor Stay Shiny Top Coat; cure again for 60 seconds, then wipe down the nails with an alcohol pad.

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What are Russian nails?

What is a Russian manicure? Unsurprisingly, the technique originated in Russia and is also known as a dry or e-file manicure. The process involves a trained nail technician using an electronic file to remove excess skin surrounding the nailbed to achieve a crisp, clean finish.

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What is the Luna nail?

The half-moon shape at the base of your fingernail is known as a lunula. Lunulae cover the bottom of your nail, just above your cuticle. Lunulae are part of your nail matrix. The matrix refers to the tissue just beneath your nail.

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What are moon nails?

A manicure in which the moon, or lunula, is painted a contrasting color to the rest of the nail or simply left bare. The original moon manicure was worn by screen stars back in the '20s.

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What are birds nails?

Acute: the nails are extremely curved and sharp-pointed, as in a woodpecker. Obtuse: the nails are less curved and have rather blunt points, as in a ruffed grouse. Lengthened: the nails are rather straight and elongated but sharp-pointed, as in the hallux nail of the Horned Lark.

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What do Navy nails mean?

Blue nails may indicate that the blood is not carrying enough oxygen to the fingertips. There are many possible causes, some of which are serious.

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How do you do donut nails?

To do Hailey Bieber's iconic glazed donut nails, start by painting your nails with a base coat polish. Cure the polish under a UV (120 seconds) or LED (30-60 seconds) lamp, then apply a layer of nude gel polish colour. Cure once again, and glide a layer of pearlescent gel polish over the top.

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