HOW-TO: Midcentury Half-Moon Nails from Essie

February 22, 2018 | 11:28 AM
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Miss Pop
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Playing off the midcentury vibe of Moschino's fall/winter 2018 collection, Miss Pop for Essie created a half-moon manicure made for the modern Jackie O.

Products Used:

First Base base coat, Geranium, Madison Ave-hue, Cascade Cool, Cute as a Button, Speed.Setter top coat

Get the Look:

  1. Apply First Base base coat.
  2. Next, add two coats of Geranium, Cute as a Button, Cascade Cool, or Madison Ave-hue.
  3. Once dry, contrast the base color by creating a half-moon in Geranium or Cascade Cool near the cuticle using the polish brush from the bottle.
  4. Finish with Speed.Setter top coat for high shine that dries in less than a minute.
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