Sally Hansen: Watermarble Edition

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Hey guys, how's it going? I'm being a little polish zombie again today. It seems no matter how much sleep I get I still  always feel tired. Like about to pass out on my desk. I have quite a few things to post up throughout today so get pumped. Ohh Yeahhh (imagine the Kool-Aid man saying it). I actually gave you guys a preview of this the other day on Instagram, if you're following me you probably saw it. It's my watermarble attempt using Sally Hansen's Xtreme Wear Electric Summer polishes. I actually did individual swatches and a review on half of the collection the other day, you can read that here.

Like I mentioned in the review, the Xtreme Wear line by Sally Hansen is absolutely fantastic to watermarble with. With these beautiful pastels, I just couldn't resist combining the collection for this look:

Sally Hansen's Xtreme Wear Electric Summer Watermarble

I don't think it came out too bad or rough. I'm still quite the novice when it comes to watermarbling but I do try to at least get one in a month. Practice makes perfect after all. I do apologize for the way my skin looks in the following photo, I didn't remove all the cuticle oil before taking the shot. Watermarbling can be quite messy and requires a lot of clean up. That's a lot of acetone, so I usually drench my cuticles and skin with oil before and after cleanup.

Sally Hansen's Xtreme Wear Electric Summer Watermarble

Polishes used are all from the Xtreme Wear line by Sally Hansen
  • Base: White On
  • Pearl Up
  • Wet Suit
  • Teeny Bikini
  • Water Orchid 
For this marble, I rotated the four colors about 3 times so that they could all be visible. There are so many tutorials on this technique that I didn't feel there was a need to make one. Especially because like I mentioned, I'm really new at this. Once I have some more practice though I'll be sure to share my tips and tricks.  

If you have some tips for me I'd love to hear'em. I need all the help I can get! How do you guys feel about watermarbling? Love it? Hate it? Let me know down in the comments. I know I don't always reply but I do love reading what you guys have to say. 

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  1. This marble is amazing *___* I should definitely try a pastel marble myself, I'm deeply in love with the subtle effect <3 great outcome!

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  2. I love it, but all the tutorials I've come across make it seem so hard. Not too sure if I can tackle it.

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