Tembe Denton-Hurst Nov 20, 2017

Another Monday, another mani — and this one is especially good. This week we’re teaching you how to get a mani that looks fancy but is actually super easy to do. Inspired by Harajuku dolls and using all Essie shades, this is the perfect mani to try next time you do your nails. Get the look, ahead:

You’ll Need:

Essie First Base Base Coat

Essie Go Go Geisha

Essie Kimono-over

Essie Udon Know Me

A Bobby Pin

Step 1: Apply a thin layer of First Base Base Coat.

Step 2: Using Essie Go Go Geisha, create a thin arc on the top of your nail.

Step 3: Take Kimono-over and create a thinner arc on top of Go Go Geisha.

Step 4: Using a bobby pin (or large dotting tool) place a dot of Udon Know Me at the base of the nail.

Step 5: Finish off the nail look with a thin layer of clear top coat.



About the Author:Tembe Denton-Hurst hails from Brooklyn, NY, but if you ask her, the answer will be much more complicated. She's passionate about YouTube, storytelling and swatching everything she can get her hands on. When the assistant beauty editor isn't brainstorming crazy ideas for makeup.com, she's lurking on Reddit, spending time with her cats Stella and Dakota or asking obvious questions.

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