How to Score A Bride-Worthy Mani in 5 Easy Steps!

On your big day, throw in a little non-traditional fun with this modern take on every bride’s favorite go-to, the French manicure. CoverGirl’s celebrity manicurist Mar Y Soul shows us how to work in your something blue with a look that shows off your personality. This isn’t mami’s wedding manicure!

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  • A small glass bowl for mixing
  • CoverGirl Outlast Stay Brilliant Nail Gloss in Natural Blush #130
  • CoverGirl Outlast Stay Brilliant Nail Gloss in Out of the Blue #295
  • CoverGirl Outlast Stay Brilliant Nail Gloss in Snow Storm #110
  • Orange wood stick for stirring

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Step #1:

Start by cleaning nails and filing them evenly. Follow with a coat of the Natural Blush shade.

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Step #2:

Pour a few drops of Out of the Blue into your bowl.

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Step #3:

Next, mix in a small amount of Snow Storm.

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Step #4:

Using your orange wood stick, stir until your desired “something blue” shade. TIP: If you want to lighten it, just add in Snow Storm one drop at a time.

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Step #5:

Starting from the left, paint a diagonal to the upper right corner. Repeat going in the opposite direction. This creates the “chevron” shape.

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And done!

There you go! An elegant and chic way to incorporate your “something blue” on your big day! Check out for more nail looks!