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DIY: 5 Gorgeous Nail Art Designs With Scotch Tape

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Creating your own nail art designs can be hella fun, super easy, and extremely cost effective! So quit spending thousands of rupees each month to beautify your fingertips. A few basic items are all you need to flaunt some pretty nail art right from the comfort of your home, and scotch tape is one of them. Take a look at how to use scotch tape for nail art that’s oh-so-fabulous!

Things You Will Need:

  • Nail Polish
  • Scissors
  • Tweezers
  • Eye Shadow Sponge
  • Scotch Tape
  • Top Coat

Steps To Follow:

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Step 1: Paint your nails with white nail polish, and let it dry before you move onto the next step.

(I suggest you do this a few hours before you start with your nail art, so that you are all set to work the magic!)

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Step 2: Cut thin triangles of tape, and place them on the corners of your nail to create a star like effect.

Step 3: Paint your nails and peel the tape off with a pair of tweezers while it is semi-dry.

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Step 4: Apply the tape in a diagonal line across your nail, and paint it with a light pink colour.

Step 5: Remove the tape, and let the paint dry before you move onto the next step.

Step 6: Apply another piece of tape on the nail and repeat the same process with a dark pink nail paint.

Step 7: Carefully peel the tape off with tweezers.

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Step 8: Fold a piece of tape in half and cut out half a heart at the fold. Open it up to get the full heart shape cut out. When you fold the tape make sure you fold it a little off the edge so that it is easy to open.

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Step 9: Stick the tape at the centre of the nail, and create an ombre effect with an eye shadow sponge.

Step 10: Peel off the tape to reveal the heart shape.

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Step 11: Cut a mid-size triangle from the tape, and stick it on the centre of the nail.

Step 12: Paint the nail, and remove the tape carefully.

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Step 13: Cut really thin pieces of the triangle once again, and stick them in a zig-zag pattern on the nail.

Step 14: Paint the nail, and remove the tape once it is semi-dry.

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Step 15: Paint all the nails with a top coat.

Voila! You are all set to flaunt your fabulous nails!

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Hauterfly's Content Writer and Video Producer, Kreena is a sucker for all things DIY. In love with nail art, beauty, fashion, textiles, and all things creative under the sun, she follows the mantra: Why buy, when you can DIY?!

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