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How to create breast cancer awareness nails

October is breast cancer awareness month. Why not sport an inspired manicure to support the cause!

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Paint your base coat and allow it to dry. Next, create a cross-cross at the top half of your nails with white polish.

Paint your base coat and allow it to dry. Next, create a cross-cross at the top half of your nails with white polish.

Using a nail art brush with a dark pink polish. Follow the line path and create the ribbon. You will need to thicken it up. Add sparkly polish on top of the ribbon as an optional step.

Using a nail art brush with a dark pink polish. Follow the line path and create the ribbon. You will need to thicken it up. Add sparkly polish on top of the ribbon as an optional step.

With a black polish and nail art brush, outline the ribbon.

With a black polish and nail art brush, outline the ribbon.

Using microbeads and top coat creat a beaded line at the bottom of the ribbon.

Using microbeads and top coat creat a beaded line at the bottom of the ribbon.

Here is the completed look!

If you like my nail art and want to see nail art that's not on snapguide,, please connect with me on my blog nailartcouture.blogspot.com

Here's another one I did. No tutorials though.

Here's another one I did. No tutorials though.

  • 1.0 Light pink polish
  • 1.0 Dark pink polish
  • 1.0 White polish
  • 1.0 Black polish
  • 1.0 Sparkly pink polish
  • Pink microbeads
  • 1.0 Nail art brush
  • 1.0 Dotter