I thought I would do a simple, yet bold, stamped manicure. The actual manicure was pretty easy – but the Konad Special polish stained my fingers! Thanks to the ladies at Adventures in Stamping, I got all sorts of tips on how to manage this messy situation. Here’s what it looked like pre-clean up:
Eek! I don’t like the way that looks at all! But with the help of some warm soapy water, a toothbrush, and some olive oil, I managed to fix it up:
Way better! I think half of a nice manicure is how neat it looks (you know, not having polish all over your hands). So I’m glad I learned how to clean it up better when even acetone won’t help. Anyways, here’s the full manicure:
This is China Glaze Purple Panic (Neon), stamped with Red Angel plate RA-114 using the Konad polish. Ack – I just noticed it already chipped!