From badass Batman-inspired manicures to sweet ‘n’ simple dots, from hilarious French-fry nails to far-out galaxy ’dos, this book will teach anyone how to give themselves truly creative manicures—without a trip to the salon. “Nail Candy” is a breath of fresh air in the cosmetology book market—it’s sassy, fun, and full of DIY nail art tutorials that anyone can do. It contains more than 50 ideas presented in full-color photographs and cute line-art illustrations that show readers exactly how to achieve a certain style, ranging from arty to girlish to hardcore and more. Readers will learn how to mask their nails off to create simple patterns, add studs and decals for edgy flare, and create more ambitious paintings that rival works of art. Sample contents include: Argyle nails, panda nails, galaxy nails, spiky nails, mustache nails, art Deco nails, tie-dye nails, dia de los Muertes nails, hello Kitty nails, navajo-inspired nails, rockabilly nails, butterfly nails, kiwi nails, french-fry nails, batman nails, LEGO nails, peacock nails, newsprint nails.