Nailpro - March/April 2020 - 16

CREATING THE COVER

BY STEPHANIE YAGGY LAVERY

March/April 2020 * $5.00 * Volume 30, Number 2 * nailpro.com

NAI PRO

The Softer
Side of Spring

Feeling
Flushed

LEARN MORE
about the cover
nails and the artist
behind them at
nailpro.com/videos/
behind-the-cover!

While spring color collections tend to be punctuated with
poppy hues, this season is much more muted, with beautiful
pastel shades, from baby pink and lavender to sea foam and
sky blue. To tap into this softer side of spring, Gelish dean of
education Vu Nguyen created a totally wearable subdued
fade. To begin, he coated the nails in sheer pink Call My
Blush from the Gelish spring 2020 Editor's Picks collection.
Then, to create the subtle ombré, he applied a thin coat of
Gelish Foundation base gel on top of the color. Next, he
dipped the nails into three different dip powders: first clear,
then shimmering metallic bronze and jet black. Despite the
intensity of the color powder, because of the application
of Foundation and clear powder first, it was a much fainter
pigment payoff. For an accent nail, Nguyen hand-painted
white flower petals with Gelish Art Form Gel, and coated
them with white dip powder for a sugared effect. The final
touch: A tiny pearl placed in the center of the flower for an
on-trend result.

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Nailpro - March/April 2020

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Nailpro - March/April 2020

Contents
Nailpro - March/April 2020 - Intro
Nailpro - March/April 2020 - Cover1
Nailpro - March/April 2020 - Cover2
Nailpro - March/April 2020 - 1
Nailpro - March/April 2020 - 2
Nailpro - March/April 2020 - 3
Nailpro - March/April 2020 - 4
Nailpro - March/April 2020 - 5
Nailpro - March/April 2020 - 6
Nailpro - March/April 2020 - 7
Nailpro - March/April 2020 - 8
Nailpro - March/April 2020 - 9
Nailpro - March/April 2020 - Contents
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Nailpro - March/April 2020 - Cover3
Nailpro - March/April 2020 - Cover4
Nailpro - March/April 2020 - GELISH
Nailpro - March/April 2020 - MT
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