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    Blingy Vacation Nails – Encapsulated 3D Flower

    Kirsty: Hi, everybody! I’m Kirsty Meakin from Naio Nails. Yes, I’ve got my hair up and I don’t like it, but we won’t talk about that because it’s not all about me, it’s about Cheryl today, and we’re gonna do some encapsulated flowers and some gorgeous glitter. Excited! So, we’re finishing off this set. If you haven’t seen the videos for the rest of these, you need to check them out. I’m sure Adam will link them below. And we’re gonna do these thumbs, make them all beautiful. I’m very jealous of that tan, I’m still not happy that I’m white. Adam: Oh, I’m so annoyed because I… Cheryl: You’re…

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    Snake-skin and Marble Nail Art!

    Kirsty: Hi, everybody! I’m Kirsty Meakin from Naio Nails. Yes, I’ve still got this fluffy top on. We’ve done a fair amount of videos with my fluffy Tu Tu top on. And yes, I have no hair extensions and I’m sure everybody’s been moaning, “What’s happened to Kirsty’s hair?” “Oh my God! Did she chop it all off?” No, I didn’t. This is my natural hair. That long ass hair isn’t mine, it is bought and paid for and I put it in my hair. So anyway, just so I get that out because I know we’re gonna have million comments about it. Kim: “Where’s your hair gone?” Kirsty: You…

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    Acrygel Overlay using Stiletto Tips – Full Look!

    Kirsty: Hi, everybody! I’m Kirsty Meakin from Naio Nails. Yes, I’ve still got this fluffy top on. We’ve done a fair amount of videos with my fluffy Tu Tu top on. And yes, I have no hair extensions and I’m sure everybody’s been moaning, “What’s happened to Kirsty’s hair?” “Oh my God! Did she chop it all off?” No, I didn’t. This is my natural hair. That long ass hair isn’t mine, it is bought and paid for and I put it in my hair. So anyway, just so I get that out because I know we’re gonna have million comments about it. Kim: “Where’s your hair gone?” Kirsty: You…

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    SCULPTED ACRYLIC ZEBRA PRINT & HAND PAINTED FLOWERS – FULL LOOK NAIL TUTORIAL

    Kirsty: Hi everybody, I’m Kirsty Meakin from Naio Nails. In this video. I’m gonna create a full look inspired by what I am wearing today, which is a mixture of animal print and a Hawaiian shirt. Adam: Do they have zebras on Hawaii, in Hawaii? Kirsty: Well, it is very Hawaiian, I think, Kirsty: …part of it but then we’ve got this, you know, the Zebra print as well. I think it’s pretty cool. I haven’t got Hawaiian shorts on, as well. Just…so you know. And we’ve got fabulous JJ in today. We’ve not had JJ in for a while. I’m gonna use this hand, I think. So, I’m just…

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    SCULPTED ACRYLIC ZEBRA PRINT & HAND PAINTED FLOWERS – FULL LOOK NAIL TUTORIAL

    Kirsty: Hi everybody, I’m Kirsty Meakin from Naio Nails. In this video. I’m gonna create a full look inspired by what I am wearing today, which is a mixture of animal print and a Hawaiian shirt. Adam: Do they have zebras on Hawaii, in Hawaii? Kirsty: Well, it is very Hawaiian, I think, Kirsty: …part of it but then we’ve got this, you know, the Zebra print as well. I think it’s pretty cool. I haven’t got Hawaiian shorts on, as well. Just…so you know. And we’ve got fabulous JJ in today. We’ve not had JJ in for a while. I’m gonna use this hand, I think. So, I’m just…

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    SCULPTED ACRYLIC ZEBRA PRINT & HAND PAINTED FLOWERS – FULL LOOK NAIL TUTORIAL

    Kirsty: Hi everybody, I’m Kirsty Meakin from Naio Nails. In this video. I’m gonna create a full look inspired by what I am wearing today, which is a mixture of animal print and a Hawaiian shirt. Adam: Do they have zebras on Hawaii, in Hawaii? Kirsty: Well, it is very Hawaiian, I think, Kirsty: …part of it but then we’ve got this, you know, the Zebra print as well. I think it’s pretty cool. I haven’t got Hawaiian shorts on, as well. Just…so you know. And we’ve got fabulous JJ in today. We’ve not had JJ in for a while. I’m gonna use this hand, I think. So, I’m just…

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    DIY – Manicure

    Sometimes there is nothing better than to set some time aside to get a manicure, but let’s face it, they can be quite expensive! That’s why I want to show you how to do a little bit of at home pampering; it’ll save you lots of time and money. Look at this old polish, eeek! Time to get rid of the old, tidy up those cuticles, and apply a new shade. Begin by removing the nail polish that is currently on your nails. I’ve always had difficulties with nail polish remover. Polish just never wants to leave my fingernails. If I’m rocking an intricate design, I use acetone but for…

  • Kirsty Experiments with Bubble Nails – Fails and Success!
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    Kirsty Experiments with Bubble Nails – Fails and Success!

    Kirsty: Hi everybody, I’m Kirsty Meakin from Naio Nails. In this video, we are going to do a trend. So, this trend is going around, it’s called Bubble Nails. It’s not like an actual bubble nail, I think it’s more of a froth. Adam: Froth. Kirsty: Froth. A froth. Adam: Like a Cappuccino. Kirsty: Yeah! Kirsty: So, we’re gonna do that. Well, we’re actually gonna try to do it. I’ve never done it before and I know lots of people are trying and it’s not working. So, we’re gonna do it on camera, figure out why it works and doesn’t work. But we’re gonna start with a full set before…

  • Gothic Stiletto Nails with Transparency and Lace Design
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    Gothic Stiletto Nails with Transparency and Lace Design

    Kirsty: Hi everybody, I’m Kirsty Meakin from Naio Nails. In this video, we are going to do some Gothic Lace Nails on the gorgeous Abby. So, I’ve already prepped Abby’s nail. So, I’ve removed surface shine, push the cuticles back and all that shebang. I’m gonna do a stiletto Gothic nail because stilettos are Gothic. Abby: Is it because the look the next like claws? Kirsty: Yes, fierce. Kirsty: I think they look more like weapons… Abby: Yeah! Kirsty: …of mass destruction. Abby: That’s right, they could be. Kirsty: Oh, I stabbed myself… Adam: With what? Kirsty:…with her nail. Kirsty: They’re are pretty sharp, them. Abby: They are a bit.…

  • Chunky Glitter Nail Using Topit’s – Easy Step by Step Nail Art Tutorial
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    Chunky Glitter Nail Using Topit’s – Easy Step by Step Nail Art Tutorial

    Hi everybody, I’m Kirsty Meakin from Naio Nails. In this video, we are going to do a full gorgeous glittered nail using the dual forms. So, this nail has already been prepped, we’ve removed the surface shine and we’ve done cuticle work already. Gonna wipe over the nail with gel residue wipe off solution. What I’m gonna do first of all is put a tip on. There are two different ways you can do the dual forms. You can use it without a tip or you can use it with a tip. We have many videos of this, it’s your choice. I prefer it with a tip, if I’m honest.…