Birthday Nails

For my birthday (which was last week) I decided to treat myself to a new pair of “gel nails”. I rarely get my nails done professionally, and have only previously had one set of acrylic nails ... yes one pair in 23 years ...so you can just imagine my sheer excitement.

I opted for the gel option as opposed to acrylic nails becuase I have read the latter is more damaging to your own nails. Unlike the acrylic technique, with the gel overlay no glue is used only a light coating of gel that is sculpted to your own nails. Although it looks like a very easy technique, it is actually the hardest for a nail technician to perform.




I decided to complete my nails with a French manicured look of which I wasn’t too keen on. After a few days I decided to dip into my nail varnish collection and choose a vibrant pink nail varnish by Barry M to spruce up my nails.


The question is though, which nail do you prefer

1) The classic manicured look
OR
2) The Bright Bold nail, that even Barbie would be proud of.



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