Nail Selfies

If you paint your nails and don’t take a picture, did it happen?

Nail selfies — they are the beauty equivalent of “pics or it didn’t happen”. My nail selfies have come a long way (unlike my outfit selfies, which are always, ALWAYS taken in the bathroom mirror at work.) At first, I just took pictures of them in “the claw” position…all twisted together like I was fixing to mix up a potion around my cauldron or something. Then, I discovered I could hold a bottle of nail polish and show off my nails. Then I started wearing Jamberry, and I had to get more creative.

I hold all manner of things — bottles of lotion, necklaces, scarves, Ipsy bags. Chocolate. Wine. Coffee. Sometimes I coordinate my wraps and my prop. Sometimes I ask someone else to take the picture LIKE A GOOBER. Sometimes I embarrass myself and others by holding onto things in public and awkwardly turning my cell phone camera so it’s at the perfect angle. I have no shame when it comes to nail selfies.

Here are a few of my favorites:

Kiss me Ombre and Black and White Polka - Available on MyAwesomeNails.com

Kiss me Ombre and Black and White Polka – Available on MyAwesomeNails.com

My planner matched perfectly with my official birthday Jamicure, chosen by my best customers in my Insiders group.

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June’s Sister’s Exclusive, Born to Sparkle

Here is Born to Sparkle and my red Walmart bubble necklace right before July 4. Cuz, ‘Merica, y’all.

 

Sweet Citrus — Available until August 31, 2014

Giving a shoutout to my old friend, the bathroom stall mirror at work.

Flirty Flair

With sunglasses that I promptly sat on and broke.

April’s Exclusive, Psychedelic style

“Dad, could you take a picture of my nails for me?” “Take it again, my fingers look funny.”

White Chevron and Blue Sapphire Sparkle

“Luke, give me that basketball you’re playing with…I have a nail selfie idea…”

Etched Leaf – Available until August 31, 2014

With some EBay Jewelry.

Annnnnddd I could go on and on and on. I love nail selfies, clearly — and even more with Jamberry.

Do you have a Jamberry nail selfie to share?? I”m having a photo contest on my fan page!! Enter here and share your nail selfie with your friends on Facebook and Twitter! The most votes will win a $25 gift certificate from me to spend on our new fall catalog launching on September 1!! If you’ve never tried Jamberry, request a sample and post your sample and polish in the selfie contest. I’ll share my favorites on my Facebook fan page!

 

 

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