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Countdown to Christmas: 2 Days aka Christmas Lights Nails

Hey everyone!

I am sure most are super familiar with the Christmas lights nails.. if not.. take a quick mo here and google it, I shall wait.

Right? Seen them many a-times, correct? Well.. I figured why not do them?

To my recollection, I have never actually done these nails. I also figured that despite my best planning efforts, my last look, the one for today, and the one for tomorrow all started with a white base. So. For this one, I did the 'french tip' version. I like it. Simple, yet fun!


I used:
  • China Glaze White on White
  • OPI Coca-Cola Red
  • Formula X for Sephora Radioactive
  • China Glaze Sunday Funday
  • Zoya Pippa
  • Little brush

That is all for today -- sorry for the brief post. I am getting this all done rather late, and my alarm is set to go off rather early. Ohh life!

See you all again tomorrow!!
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