Pink Ribbon Pedicure

by Bionic Beauty on 23.Oct.2008 · 5 comments

In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness month, (you all know I’m trying to spread the word far and wide if you’re a regular reader of Bionic Beauty) I have painted my toesies in a pink ribbon fashion!

The pedicure itself is very simple… just 2 coats of Nubar’s Oh Baby Pink. Then on my big toe, I used a dark pink (this one is by OPI “Pompeii Purple”) to create the ribbon. It would also look gorgeous with a white ribbon! Or white nails and a pink ribbon.

Pink Ribbon Breast Cancer Awareness pedicure

One tip for painting the ribbon on your nails… start by forming a curved “X” shape and then connect the top of the X with an arch. This is much easier than trying to create the full ribbon at once. Let me know if you try it out!

{ 5 comments… read them below or add one }

1 Nicole - Dolce Beauty October 23, 2008 at 3:43 pm

Super cute pedi! Great work!

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2 BionicBeauty October 25, 2008 at 9:08 am

Thanks Nicole! And the good news? That pedi lasted for ages. No chipping, flaking, etc. And I got loads of compliments on it from men and women alike. It seems everyone is taking notice of Breast Cancer Awareness month. And rightly so!

Cheers,
BB

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3 Nutri October 26, 2008 at 8:37 am

That’s really cool…. I should get a pink ribbon for my website…. I’m a man and not in the habit of painting my nails but maybe for good causes I should make exceptions :)

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4 BionicBeauty October 30, 2008 at 8:59 am

You should TOTALLY paint your toes for a good cause! In fact, I hear it’s the *new fad* for guys to do pedicures with paint. I have several guy friends who are hooked on the new mushroomy and gray colors. Now, the BH (Bionic Hubby) won’t have anything to do with it, but I did finally get him to try a PedEgg!

If the NFL/NHL and other big manly sports guys can wear pink ribbons, we all can, right? 😉

Thanks so much for stopping by Bionic Beauty! Welcome! Hope to see you ’round here soon.
Cheers,
BB

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5 Nutri October 30, 2008 at 9:36 am

Ha ha, I don’t think I will be doing it yet….. Halloween is tomorrow though so may be a good time to do such things for many men!

I’m subscribing now so I can keep up with things here :)

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