My mom celebrated the Chinese New Year and after my first complete zodiac cycle she wrote me a card. I rarely keep cards but I couldn’t get rid of this one after her death. It has her handwriting on it and that makes me feel like she’s still around.
I thought I would do a simple, RA-friendly nail art for this Chinese New Year. I hope you like it!
I used Wet n Wild I Red a Good Book as my base. As you know, I am not a fan of true reds. They just don’t look good on me. So, for the purpose of nail art I bought a cheap one. Unfortunately, unlike my favorite Black Creme this polish is pretty awful. The formula mimics a jelly, but it is not a jelly polish. The brush is strange and broad but uneven so there is no way to paint my nails properly. Yay for acetone and cleanup!
I distressed with Sephora by OPI Mr. Right Now, Zoya Goldie and Revlon Parfumerie Fresh Linen.
Hi, my name is Monica and I have RA.
Rebecca Lane said:
Stunning! Just beautiful, you’re so good at this kind of layering!!
Thank you!! I really like this because I can mess around with the colors and layering without it getting cake-y or too much!