Gel pen as a tool for artistic nail painting
Drawings on the nails with a gel pen are a very good alternative to salon manicure today. This innovation appeared relatively recently and immediately won an incredible popularity among the fair sex. The secret of such success is very simple - a regular gel pen for writing is available in almost every home, and handling it does not require any special skills.
Drawings on the nails with the help of a gel pen can make yourself almost every woman. In order to transform marigolds and design them originally, she does not need to go to the salon and spend money on an artistic manicure. The main thing is to have patience and decide on the shape of the nails, since it is the shape that predetermines what the pattern will be.
Drawings gel handle is best performed on a color basis - that is, on nails, previously covered with colored varnish. The choice of the color of the pen depends on the main background. Original pictures look on the nails, made with a handle of gold or silver hue. When drawing a picture, you must be careful and try to ensure that the lines applied by the handle are as clear as possible.
The young ladies, who first encountered the fact that the gel pen can be a tool for artistic nail painting, and decided to try to make such a painting on their own, it is best to start with the simplest forms. First you can depict rhombuses, zigzags, triangles, straight and curved lines. Those who are ready for more complex and intricate patterns, you can try to depict floral motifs, which are especially popular today.
In order to start drawing all kinds of patterns on the nails, you will need not one gel pen, but a whole set, and it is desirable that the set contains handles with glitter. In order to develop elementary skills of drawing small patterns that will be needed to apply artistic painting on nails, it is necessary to find a suitable drawing and reproduce it on plain paper. If everything turns out as it should - you can start painting nails.
The first step will be applying a suitable shade on the nail varnish, this varnish will be the background of the future painting. If the varnish has a thin layer, it is better to apply it on the nail again. For the next stage, you need a gel pen. It is necessary to accurately draw each line and each element of the pattern. To make the painting look more impressive, you need a handle of silvery hue and a white gel pen, with which you can place the necessary accents.
After the pattern is applied on each nail plate, you need to fix the result, covering your nails with a colorless varnish.
This simple way, which does not require special professional skills, you can create real nails on the nails, despite the fact that the sets of gel pens do not differ in a wide variety of shades. Each time including in the patterns of additional colors and elements of painting, you can achieve amazing results, and a manicure made with the usual gel pen will look just as good as the salon.