How to Make Cupcake Nails

by Shivani Garg

If you love cake as much as I do why not show it ? Express your love for cupcakes on your nails! Follow my guide step by step on how to create your very own cupcake nails!


  • Red nail polish
  • Pink nail polish
  • White nail polish
  • Clear coat
  • Nail pens/toothpick
  • Instructions

    Step 1

    Firstly paint your nails red but leave out your ring finger for the cupcake

    Step 2

    Then add two coats of pink on half of your nail this will be your cupcake wrapper

    Step 3

    Add red stripes with a nail pen but if you don't have them you could use a thin brush or a tooth pick

    Step 4

    Time to add some frosting! With either your white nail pen or your nail brush, paint 3/4 of the nail white

    Step 5

    After your frosting is completely DRY, with your nail pens or your tooth pick add your sprinkle. You can choose any colours u want! But don't forget to add your cherry on top repeating the same method

    Step 6

    Wait for EVERYTHING TO DRY! Tick tock....

    Step 7

    Finally add your clear coat on for the shine and there you have it, cupcake nails!