Gel nail polishes are strong nail polishes that cure under a UV lamp or LED lamp according to the brand and the composition of the gel nail polish. This gel polishes apply as regular nail polish but they need a special base coat and top coat, and all the coat need to be cured.
Prepare your nail before apply a gel nail polish
Brush your nails with soap and water
Push the cuticules with a cuticle pusher
File your nails
Apply Scrub Fresh or another deshydrator on your nail to balance the pH of the nail.
Remove the sticky effect using a pad with 99% alcohol.
How to remove gel nail polish
Gel nail polishes can't be remove like a regular nail polish, they melt by soak off them in acetone. There is two way to remove soak off gel polish :
Soaking in acetone
Pour acetone into an acetone-resistant Nail Brush Jar with plastic brushes for fasten melting or a sponge jar
Dip your fingers in the jar for about 10 minutes
Rubbing them often against the plastic brushes of the brush jar
Moisture your nails after soaking
Soaking with foil
Take 10 cotton ball and cut 10 pieces of foil
Completely dose a cotton ball in acetone
Wrap it around the nail with the piece of foil
Moisture your nails
What is the best UV or LED lamp for gel nail polish
The choice of the lamp depends on your frequency of use and the choice of gel polish.
If you are a nail technician, you will use different types of gel nail polishes and your lamp will be used a lot. We therefore recommend a hybric lamp that cure both UV gel and led gel polish.
If you use gel polishes for your personal use, a 36W UV lamp is perfect.