Formula X – Modern Floral Nails

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1. Apply Formula X The System Nail Cleanser to bare nails to remove excess residue and oils.

2. Apply Formula X The System, Base Coat to prep nails for nail polish application and to help make the manicure last longer

3. Apply A Little Sexy (pearl periwinkle blue) to the thumbnail

4.  Apply Inspiring (pearl turquoise) to the index finger nail

5.  Apply Dynamic (light taupe) to the middle nail

6. Apply Alive (peach pink) to the ring finger

7. Apply Over The Top (light green yellow) to the pinky nail

8.  After the middle nail dries, dot on some roses & rosebuds with Alive

9. With a toothpick dipped in Wavelength (multi-glitter purple pink), swirl inside the roses to create more dimension

10.  Use A Little Sexy to create smaller periwinkle blue roses.

11.  Dip another toothpick in Photoelectric (multi-glitter bright blue) and apply to blue roses to create more dimension

12.  Dip a toothpick in Inspiring and draw leaves & stems

13.  Dip a toothpick in Over The Top and create some light green yellow highlights on the leaves

14. Apply Formula X The System, Top Coat to seal the designs


★ Materials »

Formula X The System, Nail Cleanser
Formula X The System, Base Coat
Formula X The System, Top Coat

The Cut – Spring 2014
Alive (peach pink)
Over The Top (light green yellow)
A Little Sexy (pearl periwinkle blue)
Dynamic (light taupe)
Inspiring (pearl turquoise)

Liquid Crystals:
Wavelength (multi-glitter purple pink)
Photoelectric (multi-glitter bright blue)


Ms Mr
“Hurricane” (CHVRCHES Remix)


Ms Mr


Software used for every video: Adobe Premiere Pro CS6, Adobe After Effects CS6, Adobe Lightroom 4, Wavelab 7, Picasa 3.9, Adobe Photoshop CS6



Watch ALL of my nail tutorials in this playlist:

– Konad Stamping Playlist
– Non Konad Stamping Playlist
– DIY Nail Art
– Product Reviews
– Designer Inspired Series

★ Nail Care Routine

★ My Nail Polish Collection

★ New to Konad stamping? Check out my Konad Basics Video:

★ Nails 101: How to Paint Your Nails… on your Dominant & Non Dominant Hand

★ Nails 101: Nail Troubleshooting: Bubbles, Smudges, Chips, Thick Goopy Polish and Yellowing Nails


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