We wear neon nail polish for an explosion of bright color. Here is the trick to getting the most out of it.
The trick to a really bright neon manicure is super simple: a white base coat. It’s an often overlooked step that really makes a difference in the wow factor you want. This is how neon polish looks on a plain nail:
And this is how it looks over a white base coat:
See the difference? Both are still very bright, but the white takes it up a notch. Still can’t see a difference? (It’s harder to tell in photos.) Check out these nails which use a white polka dot base over plain nails. The neon polish over the dots is visibly brighter.
And that is the simple secret to neon nails.