Manicure for Halloween is an integral part, although not the most important, but necessary for a successful combination with a chosen outfit, hair and makeup. There are a large number of ways to decorate your nails on such an unusual holiday. In this case, it is not necessary to spend money, and to run around all kinds of expensive salons. Everything can be done at home, with your own hands.
What is needed for manicure and how to prepare nails?
Creating an interesting and unique manicure for Halloween at home is not difficult.
Before proceeding with the application of varnish, you need to prepare the nails for this. It is necessary to wipe an old manicure, and wash your hands thoroughly in soapy water. This will help remove fats from the nails. Or you can use any degreaser. When the marigolds are already prepared for painting, we apply the base layer. This stage is required for manicure and lasts longer on nails. Now you need to think about what kind of drawing will suit you. The color scheme should be combined with makeup. Manicure for Halloween is most often created with the help of nail polish of different colors. Draw a needle or an ordinary toothpick, give a shimmer to the nails, you will need rhinestones or sequins. Sometimes useful markers or gel-pen can be used for such a manicure. After completing all the manipulations, you must cover it on top with a fixer, which will serve as an additional guarantee of the durability of the manicure and prevent premature cracking and imitation of the varnish.
Tips for applying varnish
Creating a Halloween manicure with your own hands is not difficult, but several important rules must be remembered:
Always use paint on an even surface so that there are no children or animals close to it;
With an accidental bug or smudge, it is best to wipe off the nail polish completely and try again, so it will be much cleaner.
The application of any polish should start from the base, as this will allow the varnish to spread evenly on the nail.
Before starting to apply manicure, you need to decide on the choice of drawing. It depends on the outfit and the makeup.
It is necessary to find out what color scheme the Halloween manicure will be performed, prepare nail polishes of some colors and shades.
Cat manicure is a great solution. To create it, you need to give the nails a pointed shape, similar to cat’s claws. But you can stop on one square. First, apply the base coat and wait for it to dry. In choosing a shade, one must be guided by the color scheme of the outfit. If it is, for example, black, then you can choose a varnish. Bright red or orange is suitable, like cat eyes. It is necessary to put it on the nails and again wait for drying. The next step is to paint in black. We need to make a semicircle at the tip of the nail, then add triangular ears, white and green varnish, we represent cat eyes and a mustache. After that, you can leave it to dry. If desired, you can draw a cat’s nose and mouth, then you need to cover everything with a clamp.
How to make skull nails
To create this manicure, you will need black and black nail polish. So, the first stage is, as always, the application of the base layer. Then you must use neon varnish. You need to let it dry. Now it is time to start drawing the skulls. Do it with black varnish. So, make sure that the previous layer has dried properly, starting from the base of the nail, we draw an oval. This is the shape of the skull. Next, white paint should be added to the oval eyes, teeth and nasal cavities. After that, you need to wait for the drawings to dry and apply a top coat of paint.
Bloody nurse’s nails
These nails are the most popular, and captivating, most fashionistas use for Halloween. The first step to making it is to apply the base layer, as usual. Then white lacquer. Then we wait for complete drying. Next, we draw red blood spots from the base of the nail and careless drops. You do not need to seek synchronization on all pins. On the contrary, the drawings should look like natural drops of blood.
Nails queen of spades
Also it is very popular for ladies on Halloween. For this you will need a black, white and red nail polish. At the first stage every breath – we cover the nails with a base. Then we apply a layer of the main varnish, which has a white color. Then wait for drying. Then, using black and red shellac, you need to draw the appropriate suits for the card. You can arrange some characters on one nail or choose a specific one. Also a good option would be a rotation of such drawings. The final coating will be installed. And this manicure will make a sensation at a festive party in honor of Halloween.