You know what time it is, it’s time for another edition of Nail Art Wednesdays with Let Them Have Polish! What does she have in store for us today?
Oh yes… Yes, I definitely busted out a shatter/ crackle polish for this week’s breakdown. This past week I sat down to organize and purge my ridiculous stash. This meant I’d get to go through all of my polishes. As tedious of a task as it was, it felt like shopping my own stash…. And then I came upon my crackle and shatters Helmer drawer and had a “holy hell” moment… Actually several of them… First one was realizing just HOW many bottles of shatter/crackle polish I have… A LOT. The second was amazement that they all still worked, that they had not gone solid as some shatters are notorious for doing. The third was remembering the utter hype when these made a comeback in 2011, stores could not keep them stocked… And as much as we like to deny it now, the bloggersphere lost their collective s%^t over all the new color options and finishes made available to us in this “earth shattering” finish back then. So I thought it would be fun to bust out a shatter to show you guys that they can still be stylish (ish?).
The first step is to paint your tips with your selected base color. I went with O.P.I Did it on ‘Em from the Nicki Minaj collection. I wanted this shade to have a touch of retro feel so this odd shade of vibrant chartreuse creme seemed fitting.
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