|OTT lamp, not at all color accurate|
I freehanded the triangles of neon coral, China Glaze Surfin' for Boys to be specific, with the brush from the bottle (I just made sure to wipe a lot of extra polish off, then swiped from one corner to the other = easy). Then I topcoated the whole nail with HK Girl fast dry. Finally I used a handy dotting tool and Super Black Lacquers Murdered Out, a waxy finish black, to do studly dots.
This would have been a great mani had I done this one before the one I did yesterday. Like, yesterday was a winner and I pity all the other nails for this week :-/ PLUS THEN this one was like hair-pulling-out-hard to photograph, and it's been raining all day and bleh. I wanted the black dots to be more obviously different in finish and/or a little bit more raised from the nail, because I top coat'd the neon part and DIDN'T top coat the dots purposefully, hoping the dots would be more textured. I guess I might find some beads or studs to really finish it off?!
Anyhoo, hope your hump day is going better than mine! I'm in the middle of a sewing project, that part where I'm pinning a bunch of stuff [for what feels like hours] right before the quick and easy sewing part. Check out the other neon nailz below!