Nail Art

Easy Abstract Christmas Glitter Nails

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Green and red, in my head, are the epitome of Christmas colors in my head. And although I love colorful decorations and sparkly ornaments, red and green are the king and queen of Xmas Colorland!

That being said, in my defense, I rounded two red and green glitter polishes – absolutely nameless, the kind you pick up in a nameless dollar-like store. But they do the job, really! Don’t dismiss cheap polishes (like this one), for the very rare instances I need them do, they stand up to the creative test! I do keep my base on the posh side, though – with OPI. Yes, in case you were wondering, it is, indeed, Taupless Beach. Again!

greige nails opi taupeless beach one coat

The thing is, you see, I’m not a girl who spends a lot of money on nail polishes. Not that I wouldn’t want it – on the contrary! But because my nail polish budget is on the tight side, always. Something tells me you know what I mean. Enough about budget, but do remember that cheap polish is sometimes good! Take for instance this Flormar topper – over (one coat of) OPI’s Taupeless Beach produces the most amazing, magical frosting effect!

frosty nail polish opi flormar

See also: How to make festive nail art with just two nail polishes!

The ‘art’ itself isn’t much – just taking drops or brush strokes, randomly placing them on the nail to create whatever effect you want – an ombre or just an abstract mélange of red and green. I tried this and that and settled for green on the middle and red on the sides, mixing the colors here and there.

christmas glitter mix seasonails

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I have absolutely no artistic hallucinations about this type of nail art. The colors, the festive occasion, however, make this a forgiving nailart that you can absolutely put together while wearing a neutral color and stepping out of the kitchen after a long day’s work, for a yummy Christmas dinner! Cover the tips with glitter, red and green, Holidays cheerful colors, smile and feel good, your nails will follow! Happy Holidays! Keep it simple, keep it happy!

red green christmas glitter nails easy seasonails

I’m Cecilia and I love painting my nails so much that I decided to share my passion and all I’ve learned with you on my website.

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