Nail Taping Tutorial

Difficulty - Beginner

Nail Taping is an easy to do technique that gives stunning, professional looking results. A very good technique for someone just starting out, or lots of fun to do with kids if you don't mind getting a little messy! It's very helpful if you want to do a stripe manicure but don't have a steady hand, or if you just want to do a starburst effect. This step-by-step tutorial will tell you everything you need to know.

Nail Taping Tutorial

Tips & Tricks

  • Use a darker polish for your second color to ensure full coverage with just one coat.
  • Remove the tape when your polish is still wet. If you leave it too long, your second color won't come off smoothly.
  • Make sure your base coat is completely dry or it will come off with the tape.
  • Make the pieces long enough that they hang off the edge of your nail. This makes them easier to peel off quickly.
  • You can do as many colors as you like! Wait until it's dry and try a different shape on top!

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Still have some questions? Send me an email and I'll talk you through any problems you're having. Happy nail taping!

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