Step 3

Repeat this process two or three times until you reach a darkness level you’re satisfied with. It’s the same idea as painting two or three coats of polish.

Step 4

Apply a clear top coat over your gradient nails. This will smooth everything out and give it that fluid, gradient effect. Use a cotton swab to remove the excess nail polish around your nails. You can follow up with glitter or leave your nails as they are.