At the red carpet premiere of Suicide Squad (#finally), Aussie actress Margot Robbie rocked a killer set of ‘EVIL’ nails created by celebrity manicurist Elle. Here, details on the look and how to recreate it for yourself!
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Right when we thought we were about to burst at the seams in anticipation of the Suicide Squad release, the premiere finally took place and to the delight of nail art enthusiasts everywhere, the ever-talented Margot Robbie, aka the badass, not-to-mention crazy Harley Quinn, rocked a killer set of nails with the word ‘EVIL’, a design created by Elle (@enamelle).
The nail design, created with RCM lacquer, could be described as minimalist and clean with the word painted across each nail of Robbie’s left hand in bold black lettering. See a close-up of the nail art below.
This look comes just in time for Halloween because as nail artists around the world know, planning for one of the most festive holidays of the year begins months in advance. If you love this nail design as much as we do, breathe a sigh of relief knowing that Elle gave our readers the lowdown on how to recreate this statement-making artwork at home using both lacquer and gel polish. Keep reading for step-by-step instructions!
Prep the nail by filing, shaping and applying a base coat.
Using a fine tipped brush like one from RCM’s Nail Art Tool Kit ($12) write ‘EVIL’ across your nails (starting with the pointer finger and ending with the pinky) with a jet black polish like “Black Stretch Limo” ($8).
Seal the look with a top coat.
Begin the manicure by filing nails into the desired shape.
Apply a thin coat of RCM Gel Polish in “Simply Adorable” ($10) and cure for 45 seconds; repeat with second coat.
Using a fin tip brush from RCM’s Nail Art Tool Kit, write ‘EVIL’ across the nails with RCM “Black Stretch Limo“; start with the pointer finger and end with the pinky on each hand.
Margot Robbie has been wowing the fashion world left and right with her unconventional stylistic choices that work. Can’t get enough of the actress? Check out more shots of her at the premiere below!
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Images and step-by-step instructions courtesy of ShopPR.