Sick of paying for a mani at the salon only for it to chip two days later? Taking a weekly trip to the nail salon can get pretty expensive. Gel manicures (aka shelac manicure) last up to two weeks without chipping. Do your own mani at home using Sally Hansen’s Gel Polish, best of all they are fool-proof and as easy as pie. Try this tutorial for gorgeous,glossy nails sans the trip to the manicurist.
(all included in the Sally Hansen Starter Kit)
Gel Base and top coat
Sally Hansen LED lamp
Gel Nail color
Nail cleanser pads with acetone
- Apply base coat, stick fingers under the light for 30 seconds.
- Apply color coat and place under light for 30 seconds.
- Repeat color step and then add the top coat, again placing nails under the light for 30 seconds.
- Wipe nails with a cleansing pad to remove sticky residue
- Your done!
The final result:
Tutorial courtesy of modlychic.com