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RedHeadTemper
I taught myself to do Acrylic Nails =D (Pics)
November 9, 2013 at 7:03 PM

I love glitter and I always have a lot going on but I do have some nice simple stuff in there. I've been doing my own nails a little over a year now and I've gotten way better but as you can see in some of the pics I did have some not so hot sets lol.







 

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  • Spoiled_Blonde
    November 9, 2013 at 11:46 PM

    Good job! Keep practicing and they will get better. I always have crazy stuff on my nails too. I have some pictures of my work on my profile if you need ideas. =) If you have any questions feel free to ask I'm a nail tech =)

  • Mel0dy
    by Mel0dy
    November 10, 2013 at 1:29 AM

    I started doing my own as well. I dont have any pictures though :( 

  • suesues
    by suesues
    November 10, 2013 at 7:20 AM

    love them but I see you have my same problem too thick sometimes even the salon makes them thick I dont like it when that happens looks fake 

  • RedHeadTemper
    November 10, 2013 at 12:53 PM

    I have one or two pics of my first sets and they are scary looking. Start taking pics, it's fun to look back on and take ideas from =)


    Quoting Mel0dy:

    I started doing my own as well. I dont have any pictures though :( 



  • RedHeadTemper
    November 10, 2013 at 12:54 PM

    I will so be abusing this when I get more monomer! I really apprechiate it =D


    Quoting Spoiled_Blonde:

    Good job! Keep practicing and they will get better. I always have crazy stuff on my nails too. I have some pictures of my work on my profile if you need ideas. =) If you have any questions feel free to ask I'm a nail tech =)



  • Mel0dy
    by Mel0dy
    November 10, 2013 at 1:12 PM


    Quoting suesues:

    love them but I see you have my same problem too thick sometimes even the salon makes them thick I dont like it when that happens looks fake 

    I had that issue as well lol its really hard to get them thin but not too thin by the cutical and by the sides. 

  • Mel0dy
    by Mel0dy
    November 10, 2013 at 1:16 PM

    hahaha yeah i hear ya, my first couple sets were not so good. I'll start taking some pics though. Im doing a set tonight so maybe i'll share them with yous 

    Quoting RedHeadTemper:

    I have one or two pics of my first sets and they are scary looking. Start taking pics, it's fun to look back on and take ideas from =)


    Quoting Mel0dy:

    I started doing my own as well. I dont have any pictures though :( 




  • RedHeadTemper
    November 10, 2013 at 1:21 PM

    Go for it! and if you don't already know. This Channel on youtube called SickestNails has some amazing ideas and work! omg she is like my nail porn LMAO


    Quoting Mel0dy:

    hahaha yeah i hear ya, my first couple sets were not so good. I'll start taking some pics though. Im doing a set tonight so maybe i'll share them with yous 

    Quoting RedHeadTemper:

    I have one or two pics of my first sets and they are scary looking. Start taking pics, it's fun to look back on and take ideas from =)


    Quoting Mel0dy:

    I started doing my own as well. I dont have any pictures though :( 






  • kattcooper
    November 15, 2013 at 12:53 AM

    Those look nice.   You need to shape them better though which can be tricky on yourself. There are all kinds of courses you can take that are just one or two days and they will teach you all sorts of tips and tricks. :)    


    I also do my own nails but I am a certified tech. :) 

  • kattcooper
    November 15, 2013 at 12:54 AM

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