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    Aladdin Inspired Nails on the Worst Client Ever Part 2

    Kirsty: So, we’re gonna do ballerina, yeah? Fay: Yes, ballerina but long. Kirsty: What? Fay: You did them short last time and everyone kept saying, “oh, your nails are short” Fay: …and I thought, I’m not okay with that horn. Fay: What number have you gone to? Kirsty: Three and a half? Fay: Well, that’s a lie. Fay: Oh, I’m looking at the wrong nail. Kirsty: Was gonna say what are you on about? Fay: What are you on about? Kirsty: What are you on about? [Kirsty singing] We’re gonna start by using Beauty Beneath. That’s gonna be this flesh colour and that’s what you’re wanna start with first and…

  • Extreme Sculpted Acrylic French Ombre – Spring Nail Design
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    Extreme Sculpted Acrylic French Ombre – Spring Nail Design

    Kirsty: Hi everybody! Welcome to Naio Nails. In this video, I’m going to do a Lemon Ombre. Ready for this summer, or spring. Yes, we’ve got spring. Like I’m just desperate for summer. With spring time’s gonna come, we’re gonna have daffodils, all those gorgeous lemon colours are gonna be coming out in the flowers and we’re gonna do an ombre just to celebrate it. Here we go! Come on, let’s get this form on to this little tiny finger. It’s so cute and pretty. Don’t you dare wiggle it about. Kirsty: She’s like what, you want me to put the form on straight while you’re going like this with…

  • Fay’s Full Set Part 2 “The Worst Client Ever” is back!
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    Fay’s Full Set Part 2 “The Worst Client Ever” is back!

    Kirsty: I’m gonna put…I’m gonna do your thumb first on this hand. Fay: *, don’t you? Kirsty: You’re not counting, you are serious. Fay: I’m doing Mississippis though. Adam: Why are you doing the thumb first on that one? Fay: I just wanna get it done out the way. Adam: She like your thumbs. Fay: You know, she likes it. Kirsty: Because it’s…no, it’s not that, it’s the angle of the thumb because it sits on the side, and I prefer I just get it sculpted, it’s done, I haven’t got to worry about it. Kirsty: Hurting your eponychium. Fay: Thirty Mississippi. Kirsty: Alright, pop it here then. Fay: Pinch…

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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…

  • Extreme Nude Acrylic and Gel Polish Design – Part 3
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    Extreme Nude Acrylic and Gel Polish Design – Part 3

    Same here and here, little bit of product. I want the pointy part, corner here to go into that little V. Again put the pointy corner into the pointy part. Like that. Right, pop that into the lamp, you just want to cure that for ten seconds. To apply the bow, take your clear acrylic powder, and high speed acrylic liquid, this is going to set quickly. This liquid is awesome for using to attach embellishments. So, small bead, not too dry, not too wet, nice medium ratio. Spread it out to the sides a little. Tuck that middle up a little bit. Pick up your bow, place it on,…

  • 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…

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    Worst Client Ever – Fay Bloopers – Extended Edition

    Kirsty: Put the bling on, rose gold bling on and blue stones. Kirsty: Hello! It’ll look beautiful. Fay: I know. Kirsty: Honest, I think it’ll just look lush. Fay: But if it doesn’t, you’d have to sort it, not my problem. Fay: Not me. Fay: Adam’s the man. Kirsty: He’s the man. Fay: He’s the man. Kirsty: I got the words out. Fay: You look good though, don’t you for forty. Fit and forty. Kirsty: Fit and forty. Kirsty: When Fay came in…let me tell them this..when Fay came in, she was looking on Instagram for like inspo and stuff and I thought, well, she says, “I thought…I’d have a…

  • French Manicure On My Mum – Sculpted Nail Tutorial
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    French Manicure On My Mum – Sculpted Nail Tutorial

    Kirsty: Hi everybody, I’m Kirsty Meakin from Naio Nails. In this video, I’m gonna show you how to do a full set of French Nails on my mother. So, if you look at my mom’s nails, can you tell we are the same family? Look at our hands. We are very similar. Kirsty: Yeah, * Mom: My * older. Mum: Mine are a little bit more wrinkly. Kirsty: Oh, they’re not. They’re beautiful hands. Adam: They’ve got more experience. Kirsty: Yes! Mom: I’ll go for that. Kirsty: So, my mom’s already got nails and my mom just want to grow her nails a bit. So, we’re gonna keep that length,…

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    Extreme Nude Acrylic and Gel Polish Design – Part 1

    Hi, I’m Kirsty Meakin from Naio nails, in this video I’m going to show you how to do a design using nude and white and some gold chain. So for this design I’ve already applied an acrylic nail extension and the shape we’re going for today is the ballerina shape. I’ve also applied the urban graffiti gel polish in the colour birthday suit. Which is a lovely nude colour. Cos’ today we’re going to be working with nude and white and gold. We’re going to use white gel, so white hard gel this is. Cos i want the strong pigment and we’re going to use a long detailing brush for…