Manicure Monday (Matte Pastels with a touch of Sparkle!

Happy Monday all! Today’s manicure features a fun twist on my typical accent nail manicure. I came across a matte top coat by NYC in Target the other day and I instantly wanted to try it! I know that matte nails were really on trend last fall, but I thought it would be fun to try matte pastels in the spring. I painted my nails with an old favorite nail polish from last summer; Lacy Lilac  from the X-treme wear line by Sally Hansen. I accented my ring finger nail with a single coat of My Favorite Ornament from the Mariah Carrey collection by OPI, and added a swipe of Orly’s Sec n’ Dry to all my nails. Once my nails looked dry, I added the Matte Me Crazy top coat by NYC to all of my nails except my ring fingers and voila! I had perfectly matte pastel purple nails with a touch of sparkle! A matte top coat is great to have on hand and this one was only a few dollars. I also found that it dried super fast too! I love how my manicure turned out, and I 100% recommend the NYC Matte Me Crazy top coat if you can find it!


What are you wearing on your nails this week? Have you tried matte nails yet, or are you a-ok with a shiny manicure? Let me know below! Thanks for stopping by and I’ll talk to you soon!


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