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Just My Look: Valentine's Challenge!*

*This post contains items which were supplied to me by justmylook.co.uk in return for some Valentine's Day nail art. These items are the three Morgan Taylor polishes which were used.

Hello dears!

Around this time last week I received an email from Just My Look asking if I was up for doing their Valentine's Day nail art challenge. Of course, I agreed, and they sent along three lovely Morgan Taylor polishes from their stock!



From left to right these are: Pink Flame-ingo, Time to Shine, and All White Now!
Not only are the names of the polishes fabulous, but the polishes themselves are too, and are absolutely amazing to work with.

Without further ado, here is my mani!



First of all, to make the neon pink really pop (mission successful there I think- it was distracting me earlier!), I put a white base on my nails consisting of two coats of All White Now


The polish was soooo so shiny and I'm now regretting not snapping up a pic of it for you all!


I followed this with two coats of the distractingly bright and beautiful Pink Flame-ingo polish!


Now comes the typical Valentine's hearts part! I used the rather dense glitter polish Time to Shine here and also a dotting tool- but you can use the end of a bobby pin, a blunt pencil/empty pen or the rounded end of a fairly small paintbrush to recreate the design if you want to!



Making the hearts is super easy! All you have to do is put two dots of polish side by side and then drag the excess from each into a point- tadaa! Perfect heart! 


And there you have it, my Valentine's Challenge nail art courtesy of polishes from Just My Look!

They have a wonderful range of nail polishes and make-up along side many other products, all at reasonable prices and with free UK delivery, so make sure you go and check them out!


And also, have a lovely Valentine's day whatever you find yourself doing!
Have a great weekend too, and I shall catch you on Monday! Thanks for reading! :)

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