apply sparingly on nail extensions to ensure proper curing
doesn't shrink under the UV/LED lights
two weeks minimum wear, please note correct application is essential
keep away from direct sunlight and UV/LED lights to stop the gel polish from curing inside the bottle
avoid cold temperatures as it thickens the gel polish
use a specialisedcleanser to remove tacky surfaces
APPLICATION on NATURAL NAILS
push back the cuticles, file and buff your nails. After filling your nails buff the ridges of the nails. Ensure that the nail surface is even and clean by wiping any residue of the nails with a cleanser.
if you have used our Original Top Coat remove the tacky surface with a cotton soaked with cleanser. All of our other top coats have a dry finish and do not have a tacky layer after curing that must be removed.
apply cuticle oil.
APPLICATION on NAIL ENCHANCEMENTS
Watch Video - application on builder gel nail extensions
Failure to apply correctly may result in the gel polish not curing properly!
after completing your nail enhancements with either builder gel, polygel or acrylic ensure the surface of the nail is free from residue and is even
apply a base coat and ensure it does not run into the cuticle area. It is important to ensure that for every coat to avoid it from lifting later. Cure the base coat for 60 seconds with LED lamp or 2 minutes with UV
take the colour gel polish bottle and roll it between your palms to ensure the gel mixes. Avoid from shaking it as it can create air bubbles.
apply the colour polish in an even layer and cure as above. When using with acrylic or builder gel extensions pay attention to the thickness of each layer and the strength of your lamp to ensure proper curing!
apply the 2nd layer of gel polish and cure once more for 60 seconds with LED or 2 minutes with UV.
apply a top coat of your choice from the GellifiQue range and cure as above.
if you have used our "Original top coat" remove the tacky surface with a cotton soaked with cleanser. All of our other top coats have a dry finish and do not have a tacky layer after curing that must be removed.
apply cuticle oil.
When you decide to remove the colour please never pull it off or scrape it off the nail, as this causes nail surface damage. Remove according to the instructions.
use the soft side of the GellifiQue Buffer to remove the shine from the nail. If you have applied more than 2 coats of colour please use the rougher side.
soak a lint free pad in acetone, apply on the nail and wrap in tinfoil
set an alarm for 10 minutes. After 10 minutes take off the tinfoil from the nail you started from and check if the gel polish is flaking off, if so remove it with a wooden cuticle pusher.
please note if you have applied more than 2 coats of gel colour give it an extra 5 minutes. It is best to be patient to avoid damaging the nails.
once the gel polish is ready for removal use a wooden cuticle pusher to remove it. Continue this process one by one, do not unwrap the nails all at once as it will make the removal more difficult.
buff away any residue with a soft buffer
if you are not going to apply gel polish, apply cuticle oil.