If you are new to nail art and are a bit skeptical about whether you will be able to pull it off perfectly, then do not worry. We have here 15 most simple and easy nail tutorials for beginners just like you.
1. Nautical Nail Mani
To create this gorgeous nail art, start by painting your nails with navy blue polish and let it dry. Next apply a couple of white stripes from the Sally Hansen’s French Kit onto your nails. Using scissors or cuticle nippers, clip the stripes off as close to the edge of your nails as possible. Finally, using a thin brush create little hearts wherever you want. To complete the look, apply a top coat and you’re done!
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2. Galaxy Nail Art
This nail tutorial will help you create a gorgeous galaxy look on your nails. Apply two coats of a dark polish such as a deep blue or black on your nails for base coat. Then using a cosmetic sponge apply a thin layer of light nail polish such as pale green in thin layers and let it dry. Next, apply a second layer of polish with a bright color such as pink with the sponge and let it dry. You can repeat the process with more colors and as many as you want to add. To add stars to your galaxy nails, apply a couple of coats of glitter polish and ta-da, there you are with your galaxy nail design.
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3. DIY Leopard Nail Mani
Apply a nude color as your base coat and let it dry. Then create a French tip with a matte gold colored polish and let it dry. To create the leopard print, first draw rough dots on part of your nails with gold glitter polish and let it dry. Using a thin nail art brush, outline your rough dots with black lines. And there you are with a gorgeous leopard print nail art.
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4. Vintage Nail Mani
This easy nail tutorial will teach you how to create a beautiful vintage theme on your nails. Apply a dark pink polish on your nails and let it dry. Then using a thin brush, draw a diagonal line on your nails with white polish and fill in the portion by the bottom of your nails. This will create a double shaded design on your nails. Once the second layer dries, use a dotting tool to draw dots on the white polish using the same pink polish as your base coat and you’re done.
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5. Robin’s Egg Nail Mani
With the help of this nail art tutorial you will be able to create this gorgeous robin’s egg nail art on your nails. Start by painting your nails with a pastel blue polish as base coat and let it dry. To produce the robin’s egg effect, apply a coat of gold glitter on your nails and you’re done.
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6. Faded Floral Nail Mani
This nail tutorial though seems tough, is quite simple to follow. Start by painting your nails with a light colored polish and let it dry completely. Then place dots of each of the colors you want to use on a plate and using different brushes dilute them with polish remover. With dabbing motions create abstract flower shapes of each color on your nails and as many as you want. Do not stress much on the shapes since that is what the point of attraction of this nail mani is. Once you are done with the flowers, take the polish you used as the base coat onto the plate and add little polish remover to make it thinner. Then using your brush place a small dot of the thinned white polish at the center of each flower. If the polish is thin enough it will spread a little, giving your flowers further faded look. Finally, apply a top coat and you’re done!
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7. Turquoise-Gold Mani
This nail art tutorial will help you create the most beautiful and gorgeous nail mani. Start by painting your nails a nice shade of turquoise and let it dry. Then take a sandwich bag or a plastic sheet and crumple it. Hold most of the bag in your palm while leaving a little of the crumpled part out. Apply gold polish onto the plastic in any way you want as that is not important. Dab the plastic with gold polish onto your nails one by one. When done with all your nails apply a quick dry clear coat and you’re done.
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8. Glitter Tipped French Mani
This quite simple and easy nail tutorial is all about a glitter French tip mani. Paint your nails with a black polish and let it dry. Take a scotch tape for each of your nails and cut one of the sides of these tapes in a way that it depicts the arc of your nails. Place the tape on your nails in a way that just the tip of your nails are visible. Next, apply glitter polish on the tips of your nails and carefully peel off the tape once done. And there you are with a gorgeous glitter tipped French mani.
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9. Gloomy Clouds Nail Mani
For this mani, paint your nails a dark grey polish as the base coat and let it dry. Next, apply lighter shade of grey onto a cosmetic sponge. Dab the sponge onto your nails to create the gloomy clouds nail mani. Apply a top coat and you’re done!
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10. Beetle Nail Design
To recreate this nail art, paint your nails with a deep red as your base coat and let it dry. Then create a French tip with black polish and draw a horizontal line right through the middle of your nail. Once done, using a dotting tool draw the dots on your beetles’ body and there you are with your beetle nails.
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11. Dotty Outline Nail Mani
This nail art tutorial gives an opportunity to recreate the simplest of nail designs with a wow factor. Paint all your nails with your chosen base color which may either be dark or a pastel shade. Let the paint dry completely. For creating the dots around the edge of your nails choose a different color that will give your nails the gorgeous look. Take the chosen polish color onto a plate and using a dotting tool or a hair pin dipped in the polish and start drawing the dots. Beginning from the top keep drawing the dots of any size you would like around the edge of your nails. Once the dots dry apply a clear top coat for giving your nails a shiny effect and ta-da, there you are with those gorgeous dotty outline nails.
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12. Paw Print Nail Design
Paint your nails with a nail polish of your choice as the base coat. Once the base color dries completely, dip a hair pin into the polish color with which you want to draw the paw print. First, create a rough triangular shape on your nails for the heel portion of the paw. Next create toes around the heel using the hair pin and there you are with a paw print nail design.
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13. Lace Nail Mani
Paint your nails with a nice shade of pastel blue and let it dry. Next, create an arc with white polish in the middle of your nail and fill in the remaining portion till the bottom of your nail with the same white polish. Then create hoops on the white arc giving it the lacy effect. While the paint is still fresh, using a dotting tool, create small dots in each of the hoops with the same polish color as your base coat. Repeat the process with all your nails and you’re done with your lace nail mani.
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14. Halloween Skull Nail Art
This nail art tutorial will give you an easy way of creating a gorgeous Halloween nail art. Start by painting your nails with black polish as your base coat. Once it dries, use a thicker dotting tool, and create large white dots on your nails. Whilst they are still wet, use your nail art brush to convert the dots into rough skull like shape. Let the skulls dry completely. Once dry, use a thin dotting tool to create eyes in each of the skulls. Apply a top coat and ta-da you’re done with your Halloween skull nail art.
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15. Beady Nail Art
To recreate this nail art, paint your nails with a light purple polish as your base coat. While the paint is still a bit wet, stick beads of similar color on to your nails and let it dry completely. And there you are with a gorgeous beady nail art.
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When it comes to nail art, women often find it difficult to recreate their favorite designs perfectly. Hope these 15 easy nail tutorials help you out.