How to create your own nail polish


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Today’s market offers thousands of brands, colors and textures of enamel. But, frankly, only some of those are actually the most widely used and others are seasonal tones, old-fashioned or even often have been bought by mistake and your fate is to be kept unused until dry. There is a tricks by using you can create your own nail polish according to your choice, in home, of course.

The idea is to combine the best you can, a base tone with light or white to lighten it, a clear tone with touches of black to give more force or obscure, and even those who dare can mix two colors warm

How to create your own nail polish

To prevent this from happening and get the most out of enamels, are forms of mix them together and with other ingredients to make new shades, revitalize, clarify, darken, give strength to the color, etc.

Mix colors

Glazes can no longer acquire new shades when mixed with others. In this sense, it is very easy to achieve if you combine the tones accurately, given that mixtures give the primary colors, you should not do that.

To do so, you will require two or more colors that are going to set the tone end. You can begin the mixture into a container (small bottle) apart or do within the same bottle of polish.

The idea is to combine the best you can, a base tone with light or white to lighten it, a clear tone with touches of black to give more force or obscure, and even those who dare can mix two colors warm, cool or whatever you crave. Pearled also supported, matte, etc..

Whenever the mixture is, it takes a stick to stir and mix the colors or a vial having good mixing ability shaking.

After some minutes, the mixture will be made and ready to apply. If it is not your desired color it can still be corrected with more enamel.

Generate new colors

Another way to get a new shade of polish is a shade from white, clear or transparent and add small amounts of pigment, shadow, blush powder or other makeup. These colors perfect melt powder with glaze and generate the new color that looks ready to use.

To do this:

1 – You need a small jar where mixing pigment or enamel shade, more stick blender.

2 – The amount of pigment used may vary (the more intense the color much more) when they unite with enamel. It is recommended to do a little test before a spoon to get an idea of the result.

3 – Place first elected enamel light shade and then add the powder. Mix until blended and full color.

4 – If the mixture is much pigment it can be thick or lumpy, but is fixed with a little more polish.

5 – You can also use glitter but with colored enamel because lumps will, to apply glitter to do the mix separately and apply the layer on the base color and dry on the nail.

6 – Once the mixture, paint the nail and see if coverage requires one or two hands.

7 – If the result is in good form but opaque, apply a coat of clear nail polish or gloss over the nail to finish.

Useful Tips

Keep in mind some aspects for this technique to be well done.

If you want to make a creamy matte style, you can apply the powder on white enamel and the resulting color will be very intense.

If mixed in a separate bottle, the amount necessary to make the whole hand, because if you need more, the mixture will rarely identical.

To monitor and record as having made a tone, it’s best to write down in a notebook the quantities and combinations in case you ever want to repeat.

The durability of the new product will be like another nail.

The colors on your nails now are infinite and super combined with clothes, makeup or hair. All options are valid, it is important to innovate and encouraged to try everything that little can be done.

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