Dazzle Dust Nail Tutorial

65 comments

I've been wanting to try out paint splattered nails for ages now, however it seems like a lot of hard work and kinda' messy! 

So me being supposedly 'savvy' and all, I came up with a probably just as messy idea (you will need baby wipes!)... but slightly more fun and prettier. It looks a lot more delicate than having a paint splattered effect and is alot more wearable.


 You will need a nail polish of choice, a clear top coat and a loose pigment. You can find some amazing matte pigments on eBay here or glitter ones here in over 60 colours for only 99p each!
 
I used Barry M Dazzle Dust in Brass (100) £4.50 and the nail polish is Beauty UK in Smokey Lilac.

1) Firstly you need to give your nails one coat of nail polish.
2) Once dry you can apply the second coat.
3) Next before your nails dry (so you have to be quick) you need to scoop out a small amount of the pigment (I do this with the end of a spoon) and tap the pigment below the bottom of the nail onto the skin, just below the cuticle. 
 4) You can either place the pigment on every finger all in one go or do one nail at a time. 
 5) Then you basically blow the pigment in the direction of the nail. Really simple!  


At this stage your nails will look something like this! 

6) Next, before cleaning everything up - I apply a top coat so not to remove any of the dust from the nails while removing it from the skin.

7) Once the top coat has fully dried to can then use a wipe to remove all the dust/pigment from around the cuticle area or you can just wash your hands! 

It's that simple! 

I think this would look really good with a really gold pigment on black nails or a bronze pigment on berry coloured nails!

Fee xo.

Labels: , ,
SHARE:
Next PostNewer Post Previous PostOlder Post Home

65 comments:

  1. I absolutely love this. I plan to try it out for myself sometime really soon. Absolutely inspired thank you!

    ReplyDelete
  2. thats such a cool idea, it looks wonderful! i'm definitely gonna try this out.

    ReplyDelete
  3. ahah you got me! I've done the same with my illamasqua powder and nail varnish, only I couldn't take decent pics for showing on my blog!

    Your nails look great by the way!

    ReplyDelete
  4. What a wonderful idea!!! And a great way to use up pigments.

    Thanks for this, your nails look beautiful!

    Chrissy xx

    ReplyDelete
  5. Ooh so pretty! Will be trying this out!

    x

    ReplyDelete
  6. OMG, when I do my eyes BARRY M goes everywhere! Fabulous idea. :)

    ReplyDelete
  7. Wow that looks so cool! If I tried that it would turn out to be a mess! Yours looks perfecto :D

    Sriya x

    ReplyDelete
  8. thats awesome! i love your nails, ill have to try this out! xx

    ReplyDelete
  9. gorgeous & creative! i LOVE this effect.. and am soo gonna try out with different colors. thanks for posting this! :)

    ReplyDelete
  10. Love such a simple yet brilliant idea! :D

    ReplyDelete
  11. Genius! I just did this with red and gold so now I feel especially christmassy!
    Keep up the amazing posts fee!
    x

    ReplyDelete
  12. That looks great! Might give this a go this week :D xxx

    ReplyDelete
  13. That is such a clever idea, I have a few loose pigments that I never use so might give this a go, thanks for the tutorial x

    ReplyDelete
  14. I love the colours you used, they compliment each other so well! I just tried this out using a blue dazzle dust and a dark green nail varnish, and it look pretty good :)
    You should do more nail posts, there always great.
    Emily xxx

    ReplyDelete
  15. I was brave and gave this ago last night and posted about it, would love you to take a peek and tell me what you think.

    http://sher821.blogspot.com/2010/12/party-nails.html

    Thanks xx

    ReplyDelete
  16. Ah looks awesome! I have some old Miners loose eyeshadows crying out to be used for this!x

    ReplyDelete
  17. so pretty, must do this. anyways im in need of a new manicure. thanks. x

    ReplyDelete
  18. Einhorncreme - Die Einhorncreme von www.schutzengelein.de für empfindliche, trockene Haut Das Beste was Ihrer Haut passieren kann - nur echt mit dem magischen Einhorn. Keine Konservierungsmittel, Parfum, Farbstoffe, Paraffin und Gluten darin enthalten, somit PFLEGE und FEUCHTIGKEIT ausschließlich!
    Die EINHORNCREME von www.schutzengelein.de zeichnet sich durch ihre hervorragenden Inhaltsstoffe aus. Machen Sie den Vergleich mit anderen Cremes. Beste Hautverträglichkeit für sehr empfindliche, trockene Haut und Mischhaut die perfekte Pflege.

    ReplyDelete
  19. I saw this on pinterest - fantastic idea. It's totally going on my nails.

    ReplyDelete
  20. I love it, I found the post when I was looking for swatches of Dazzle Dust. :D Hope you don't mind I used it as inspiration (and I put a link to your post of course!). :)

    ReplyDelete
  21. Oh, I think I'm just going to try this!!!

    ReplyDelete
  22. Fantastic idea! I'd suggest using a throw-away brush to apply the topcoat though, or a topcoat specifically for this project. It would suck to have powder on a manicure where I didn't want it!

    ReplyDelete
  23. I'd forgotten all about this!! I'm experimenting with different styles of glitter nails with my wedding in mind, I think this will be my next venture! xx

    ReplyDelete
  24. In your blog I was happy to see your article, better than last time, and have made great progress, I am very pleased. I am looking forward to your article will become better and better.
    agario skins | mahjong connect | minecraft games |pac man | geometry dash lite | sniper games |halloween | game

    ReplyDelete
  25. Well i am a good post watcher you can say and i don't give a single reason to criticize or to give a good review to a post. i have been reading blogs from last 5 years and this blog is really good this writer has the capabilities to make things going i would love to see new post by you Thanks

    Snapchat hack | Csr racing 2 hack | Clash of clans hack | Clash Royale Hack | Gods of rome hack | Mobile Strike Hack | Star Wars galaxy of heroes hack | Kill shot Bravo hack |

    ReplyDelete
  26. Thanks for the best blog.it was very useful for me.keep sharing such ideas in the future as well.this was actually what i was looking for,and i am glad to came here!
    earn to die
    Hi! I’ve been reading your blog for a while now and finally got the courage to go ahead and give youu a shout out from Austin Texas! Just wanted to tell you keep up the fantastic work!my weblog:
    tank trouble
    tank trouble

    earn to die 1

    earn to die 2

    earn to die 3

    tank trouble 4
    tank trouble 3
    tank trouble 2

    ReplyDelete
  27. Thanks for the best blog.it was very useful for me.keep sharing such ideas in the future as well.this was actually what i was looking for,and i am glad to came here!

    hotmail sign in Hotmail is an email account of Microsoft Corporation. Like Google’s Gmail, it is full of the features of a regular email.

    hotmail login Hotmail was previously a quite popular email service. It has the features and utilities similar to other email services, but users encountered many annoying issues, and even lost fees they had paid for this service.


    recover hotmail password Therefore, there are many users who have a registered Hotmail account but no longer wish to use it as they are unhappy with the service.

    sign in to Hotmail  At this time, some users sought to remove their Hotmail account, but has some difficulties as it is a complicated process.

    ReplyDelete
  28. The war between humans, orcs and elves continues. Lead your race through a series of epic battles, using your crossbow to fend off foes and sending out units to destroy castles. Researching and upgrading wisely will be crucial to your success! There are 5 ages total and each one will bring you new units to train to fight in the war for you cause.
    earn to die 2 | game earn to die
    | unfair mario | slitherio
    Whatever you do, don’t neglect your home base because you cannot repair it and once it is destroyed, you lose! Age of War is the first game of the series and really sets the tone for the Age of War games . Also try out the Age of Defense series as it is pretty similar.
    In this game, you start at the cavern men’s age, then evolve! There is a total of 5 ages, each with its units and turrets. Take control of 16 different units and 15 different turrets to defend your base and destroy your enemy.
    tank trouble | age of war | age of war 6 | gold miner
    The goal of the game also differs depending on the level. In most levels the goal is to reach a finish line or to collect tokens. Many levels feature alternate or nonexistent goals for the player.


    The game controls are shown just under . Movement mechanisms primarily include acceleration and tilting controls.
    It consists of a total of 17 levels and the challenge you face in each level increases as you go up. The game basically has a red ball that has to be moved across the various obstacles in its path to the goal.
    In order to gain the highest tanh trouble | tank trouble 2 scores you should try to avoid the difficulties, be smart and quick. The game offers you tank death matches where you should show off your concentration and accurate shots the only way towards success . If your performance will be good, the game will reward you. Some bonuses will appear during the game play of tank trouble unfair mario
    unfair mario 2 | tank trouble 3

    ReplyDelete
  29. Amazing things listed here. I am extremely contented to talk to your post. Appreciate it a good deal exactly what getting excited about contact an individual. Would you like to please drop us a mailbox? clash of clans hack

    ReplyDelete
  30. It truly is correct time for it to generate a several blueprints to the long term and it is time for you to smile. I have learn this article and in case I might simply I'm going to propose people many appealing challenges and also tips. You could generate up coming posts with this article. I wish to study a lot more items around the item! clash of clans hack

    ReplyDelete
  31. Typically I would not examine write-up on websites, nonetheless would wish to state that this specific write-up extremely forced myself to take a look from and do this! Ones publishing preference has become astonished me. Clash of Clans Hack Generator

    ReplyDelete
  32. Great! Thanks for sharing the information. That is very helpful for increasing my knowledge in this fiel
    Red Ball | | duck life | Slitherio
    Red Ball 2 | Red Ball 3 | Red Ball 4
    Gmail sign in | gmail login |

    ReplyDelete
  33. Thanks for the best blog.it was very useful for me.keep sharing such ideas in the future as well.this was actually what i was looking for,and i am glad to came here!
    kids games free | games games | shooting games | tank games | apple shooter | stick war 2 | unblocked games

    ReplyDelete
  34. this is one of the cult game now, a lot of people enjoy playing them . Also you can refer to the game :
    age of war | earn to die 5 | Tank trouble | happy wheels | earn to die 6
    The game controls are shown just under . Movement mechanisms primarily include acceleration and tilting controls.
    tank trouble unblocked | wings io | strike force heroes

    ReplyDelete
  35. I like your all post. You have done really good work. I appreciate your working style at the end just my request is please share with us some more great post...
    gmail login email

    ReplyDelete
  36. I’m happy to find so many useful info here in the post, we need work out more techniques in this regard, thanks for sharing.
    contact form, snapchat emoji

    ReplyDelete
  37. These are great games that page. The game let's you go too. You will feel this wonderful thing.
    gum mayhem | flappy bird
    learn to fly | happy wheels game
    tank trouble

    ReplyDelete
  38. I was working and suddenly I visits your site frequently and recommended it to me to read also. Age Of War 2
    Big Farm | Slitherio
    Tank Trouble | Happy Wheels
    Goodgeme Empire | Slither.io

    ReplyDelete
  39. This was actually what i was looking for, and i am glad to came here! Thank you very much
    eklablog
    productzone
    yolasite

    ReplyDelete
  40. I’m happy to find so many useful info here in the post, we need work out more techniques in this regard, thanks for sharing.

    togel singapore
    togel singapore
    togel singapore

    ReplyDelete
  41. The information you share is the problem I'm needed. Hope your new posts will bring more exciting for viewers. Please allow me to share:
    Run 3 - Tank Trouble - baixar facebook

    ReplyDelete
  42. This is one of the cult game now, a lot of people enjoy playing them . Also you can refer to the game :
    gold mine strike | pokemon go 2
    The game controls are shown just under . Movement mechanisms primarily include acceleration and tilting controls.
    stickman games | stick war 2 | animal jam 2

    ReplyDelete

I love to hear what you think and do read all comments.
If you want to ask a question make sure to check back after afew days for a reply.

DESIGNER BLOG TEMPLATES BY pipdig