On the MET Gala, an annual fundraising gala held for the advantage of the Metropolitan Museum of Artwork’s Costume Institute in New York Metropolis, on the night of Could 2, movie star nail artist Betina Goldstein created influencer and break-out YouTube star Emma Chamberlain’s nail look utilizing CND whereas movie star stylist Laura Polka designed the hair utilizing merchandise from Aquage and instruments from T3.
NAILS Inspiration: “Emma had a traditional ivory look and we wished the nails to mirror that whereas nonetheless making a press release. We went with clear lengthy coffin formed nails in a heat ivory tone and created a 3D lace impact in the identical shade for a excessive impression outcome.” – Betina Goldstein
NAILS Look Breakdown
- I began on Emma’s nails the day prior as a result of they have been so intricate, utilizing lengthy coffin formed press-on nail ideas as the bottom
- For the primary coloration, I utilized two coats of CND™ Shellac™ in Cream Puff
- Then, utilizing CND™ PLEXIGEL™ Builder and a detailing instrument, I created lace molding on the nail and cured to realize the 3D impact
- To make them pop much more, I shaded the molding with CND™ Shellac™ in Rubble across the edges
- I then completed with CND™ Shellac™ Matte Prime Coat earlier than curing for the ultimate time
HAIR Inspiration: “Emma’s look was impressed by the theme of The Gilded Age, however we wished to maintain it extra trendy since Emma is younger and funky. We wished to maintain her look true to herself, and the mix of the tiara along with her icy blonde quick bob actually spoke to a contemporary tackle the theme.”–Laura Polko
HAIR Look Breakdown:
Step 1: Prematurely of this look, Emma bleached her hair ice blonde (Colour by Dafne Evangelista)
Step 2: First, I prepped the hair with the Aquage uplifting foam to permit for quantity
Step 3: Then, I blow dried her hair with my new T3 AireLuxe hairdryer. Since her hair was not too long ago bleached, I used the dryer’s customizable settings at a 5 warmth and a couple of fan setting to guard Emma’s hair from harm
Step 4: I acquired her hair straight by blow drying it, after which I trimmed her hair into one size into a brief bob model, working to create bulk on the ends by including extensions
Step 5: I then went by her hair with the T3 Lucea flat iron, touching up the ends and messing with them to get them proper the place I wished
Step 6: I then used the Aquage reworking paste and dry texture ending spray to set the hair, earlier than I positioned the classic tiara into her hair
Step 7: So as to maintain the tiara in place, I braided two rows of child corn rows at either side the place the tiara was being positioned and secured it with a transparent Scunci elastic. I then sewed the tiara into place with a thread and needle. I positioned another Scunci pin on the finish to maintain it tightly secured for your complete evening.
Step 8: I put some ending touches on her hair together with some hair spray after which she was off!
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