First the velvet manicure, now a sequin one! Hot new nail trend set to be a Christmas party must-have


First the velvet manicure, now a sequin one! Hot new nail trend set to be a Christmas party must-have

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19:05 GMT, 24 September 2012

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Velvet and caviar manicures took the red carpet and beauty world by storm when they hit the shelves in the summer, selling out instantly.

And now innovative nail brand Ciat have launched yet another exciting new glitzy manicure: the sequin mani.

The latest creation, which was spotted on Roberto Cavalli, Temperley and Dolce & Gabbana's catwalks this season, is the perfect accessory for Christmas parties and the must-have stocking filler.

The glitzy new manicure is the perfect Christmas beauty accessory and comes in a range of sparkling colours

The glitzy new manicure is the perfect Christmas beauty accessory and comes in a range of sparkling colours

The kit, which includes Glitter Grip (clear polish), a pot of sequins and a 'Little Black Brush.'

It is available in three glitzy colours: Harlequin – primary multi-colour mix, Tutu – pinks, purples and reds
and Super Duper – golds, coppers and greens.

Each kit comes complete
with its own box of sequin sprinkles and Ciat’s unique ‘Glitter Grip’
to ensure maximum hold.

Creative Director, Charlotte Knight said: 'Ciat is an exciting young British brand, our ethos is to take the hottest trends from the catwalk and make them achievable for all; with our no mess, easy to use at home kits!'

HOW TO GLITZ-UP YOUR NAILS AT HOME

Step 1. Ensure your nail bed is clean and oil free by wiping

Glitz up your nails this Christmas

Glitz up your nails this Christmas

with nail polish remover

Step 2. Apply one coat of the enclosed Ciat Glitter Grip and leave to dry

Step 3. Working on one nail at a time, apply a second coat Ciat Glitter Grip and delicately roll the wet nail into your pot of Sequin Coat

Step 4. Gently press and compact the Sequin Coat on to your nail bed, sweeping away any excess using your Little Black Brush

Step 5. Once finished, complete with a final top coat of Ciat Glitter Grip and leave your nails to completely dry for 15-20 minutes.

Voila! You now have stunningly Sequined nails

Ciat Sequined Manicure Kits are available in 3 colour blends and are 15 available from Selfridges stores nationwide from October.

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