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Kali-Ann Gills

Quick frenchie.

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Kali-Ann Gills

Hi everyone,  

So heavy weekend, your tired cranky and to top it all your nails are not at their best. Work bekons. Panic not ladies.

I will share how to do what is called an instant frenchie.

For this you will need -

White buffing block. 

Good quality whitening toothpaste.

Four way buffer.

Cocktail stick.

Quick dry top coat. The edge brand is particularly good for this.

 

This should take around 15 minutes with regular polish only. 

 

Remove any polish. Take your buffing block and gently buff the nails. Clean them off. 

Take your four way buffer and buff to a reasonable sheen. Now use a cocktail stick and apply a thick layer of the whitening toothpaste under the free edge of each nail. As this is toothpaste and not a nail product you can 

Have your breakfast and coffee as normal.

After ten minutes wash off the toothpaste dry your nails and apply the top coat. 

Viola instant frenchie now it will not be as white as white polish or gel however, as an emergency and at first glance it works well.

I have used this technique and nobody noticed. 

 

Hope you have found this useful.

 

Kali-Ann 💋 xx 

 

 

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Cool trick!  

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31 minutes ago, Jani said:

Cool trick!  

Thanks Jani 

Kali-Ann 💋 xx 

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