1. Apply base coat to prevent streaking. Let dry.
2. Paint nails with 2 coats of opaque white polish.
3. Once completely dry, dip a toothpick or eyeliner brush into dark polish and make small, veiny squiggles on nails.
4. Allow to dry completely and finish with topcoat.
A version of this article appeared in our June 2016 issue with the headline "Nailed it!," p. 28.