How to Create Easy Ombré Nails

This is super easy and takes about 10- 15 minutes

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How to Create Easy Ombré Nails
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I have tried a million different methods on how to do ombré nails. I like this one the best because it's super easy and you don't have to start with a white base coat. Let's get started!

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Gather polishes. You can use up to three colors, but I'm lazy and just chose 2

Gather polishes. You can use up to three colors, but I'm lazy and just chose 2

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This is the big secret: an eyeshadow sponge! I have a million of these, and I don't even use them. It works perfectly, and you don't have to wet it down to start.

This is the big secret: an eyeshadow sponge! I have a million of these, and I don't even use them. It works perfectly, and you don't have to wet it down to start.

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Paint the polishes directly onto the sponge. Keep in mind: the color on top will end up at the root of your nail.

Paint the polishes directly onto the sponge. Keep in mind: the color on top will end up at the root of your nail.

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Press it on.

Press it on.

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You obviously need to dab it around your nail a little bit until you have the color and ombré effect you want.

You obviously need to dab it around your nail a little bit until you have the color and ombré effect you want.

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Here's a tip: to get the nail at the very bottom of your nail, put extra polish at the very end of the sponge and dab it straight where you want it!

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Then you wait for your nails to be semi-dry and go over them one more time.

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Add top coat

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Ta- dah!! Beautiful :). But how do you remove the excess nail polish?

Ta- dah!! Beautiful :). But how do you remove the excess nail polish?

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Pour nail polish remover into the cap

Pour nail polish remover into the cap

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Dip a Q-tip into the cap

Dip a Q-tip into the cap

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Rub the Q-tip onto the skin by your nail, being careful not to touch your nails themselves. (I'm really sorry about the bad quality photo)

Rub the Q-tip onto the skin by your nail, being careful not to touch your nails themselves. (I'm really sorry about the bad quality photo)

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And viola! I hope you enjoyed watching!

And viola! I hope you enjoyed watching!

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