Shay is showing off her new metallic mani in an Insta pic she posted on August 22. The star’s nails are a fresh new take on the ombre nail — and we love it! Read on for how you can get her exact mani!
There is nothing more fun then a new manicure, and this week, we would like to shine the spotlight on Pretty Little Liars actress Shay Mitchell and her unique new mani. Using three different polishes and a nail brush, Shay was able to transform her nails into an artistic masterpiece. Despite the many materials, achieving this look is actually simpler than it seems. Keep reading for the scoop on how you can get nails exactly like Shay!
Ombre Nails — How To Get Shay Mitchell’s Metallic Manicure
The Canadian actress always has the hottest manis around — and this time she really nailed it! On August 22, Shay took to Instagram to share her newest mani with her fans. The 26-year-old actress captioned her photo: “I’m obsessed with these nails!!! Find out how to recreate this look by @stephstonenails on http://www.shaymitchell.com ! Try this new take on the ombré look perfect for any girls night out or date night! We used @esteelauder @gingerandliz@the_new_blacktv & #chanel ! Check it out now!”
To achieve this metallic look, apply two coats of solid black on your nails (try Chanel “Black Satin”). Then use dark grey polish (Estee Lauder “GK Caviar”) to paint a thick stripe down the center of your nail. Next use metallic silver polish (Ginger and Liz “Tuck Me In”) to paint a stroke of silver down the center of the dark grey. Finally, take a white striping brush (The New Black “White Stripes Pro Nail Striping Brush”) and draw a thin white line down the middle of your silver polish.
Seal in all the layers with a nice thick topcoat, and you’ve got the perfect mani for a date night or girls night out!
Let your creative juices start flowing!
What do you think of Shay’s metallic ombre mani? Would YOU try this look, HollywoodLifers? Let us know below!
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