London, Dec 4 IANS | 8 months ago

Draw attention to your look by jazzing up your nails for the party season. Try innovative nail designs as they can help you add a pop of colour to any outfit.


It's not necessary to head out to a nail salon or a parlour. There internet is full of suggestions on easy ways for you to achieve the 'salon finish', manicure look in the comfort of your own home.

Easy online tutorials and step-by-step guides help, especially when you are on a budget, reports femalefirst.co.uk.

Beauty and fashion addicts like Kim Kardashian often share their nail designs on social networking sites like Twitter and Instagram. She often posts her signature nude nail looks.

Popular colours for this season are black, white, cranberry and deep plums. These can be worn on their own or paired up with silver or gold glitter tips. Glitter adds a 'magical' festive feel to nails, which is perfect to wear for any event around the holiday season.

Also try press on nails, wraps and stickers to achieve your desired look without spending too much time and effort drawing detailed snowmen and reindeer outlines.

Some tips:

- Don't forget to use a base coat when using dark nail colours, you don't want to stain your nails.

- Always use a top coat for a longer lasting finish.

- If you are on a budget you, can substitute fancy nail tools for toothpicks or hair clips, they are a cheap alternatives and give the same effects as a nail tool.

(Posted on 04-12-2013)