9 Steps To A Perfect French Manicure At Home

Achieving a perfect French manicure at home is easier than you might think. Follow these steps to create a classic and polished look:

Start by removing existing nail polish and filing your nails to your desired shape.

Prep your nails

Soak your hands for a few minutes to soften the cuticles. Gently push back the cuticles using a cuticle pusher.

Soak your hands

Use a nail file to shape them into a slightly rounded or square shape. Ensure all nails are of uniform length.

Trim and shape your nails

Apply a clear base coat to your nails to provide a smooth surface for the polish to adhere to.

Apply a base coat

Now comes the defining feature of the French manicure. Use white nail polish to create a clean and precise white tip on the edge of each nail.

Create the white tip

Once the white tips are dry, apply a sheer pink over the nail, including the white tips. This will give your nails a natural and polished look

Apply the sheer pink polish

The top coat will add shine and prolong the life of your French manicure. Be sure to apply a thin and even layer.

Seal with a top coat

Use a small brush dipped in nail polish remover to clean up any mistakes or excess polish around the nails.

Clean up any mistakes

Finish off by moisturizing your hands and cuticles for added hydration.

Lastly, Moisturize

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