1. Nail Preparations:
a. Completely remove polish if any.
b. Push back cuticles.
c. Cleanse both you and your clients hands with Gelée™ Cleanser.
2. Prepare natural nails for tip application.
a. Use a 180 grit zebra file to etch the natural nail plate for the tip to adhere properly.
b. Apply tips using rock-on method.
c. Cut to desired length.
d. Rough up and blend with a 100/180 grit zebra file.
3. Using a nylon brush remove excess dust. Spray and wipe nails with Gelée™ Gel Cleanser using lint-free wipes.
4. Apply small amount of Gelée™ Primer to nail and let dry to a chalky white.
5. Gelée Base Coat (blue bottle) & Gel Powder® Application:
a. Apply a thin layer of Base Coat over ¾ of nail as if applying nail polish on all 5 fingers. Sprinkle Gel Powder® over entire nail while rocking client’s finger side to side, to ensure complete coverage. Focusing on side walls. Gently tap fingers to remove excess Gel Powder®.
b. Cure under LED lamp for 30 seconds (36 watt UV lam 1min). Repeat step (5a) for second layer.
c. Stress point coverage (recommend build one finger at a time): Apply thin layer of Base Coat over entire nail starting one millimeter away from cuticle down to the free-edge, add Base Coat in droplet form to the center of the nail bed. Wait until gel self level to desired depth, then sprinkle Gel Powder® using the same technique as in step (5a).
d. Cure under LED lamp for 30 seconds (36 watt UV lamp 1 min). Repeat step (5c) on all fingers.
a. Use a 100/180 Zebra file to shape and bevel nails to desired shape. Clean and taper around the cuticle and sidewalls.
b. Buff nail for an even smooth surface using a LeChat white block buffer.
c. Brush off dust using a nylon brush.
d. Spray and wipe nails using Gelée™ Gel Cleanser.
7. Gelée™ Top Coat (white bottle) Application:
a. Brush on a thin layer of Top Coat, make certain to cover entire nail and cap free edge for a complete seal. Prevent thickness by brushing few strokes from cuticle straight down to free edge before placing nail under LED/UV Lamp.
b. Cure under LED lamp for 30 seconds. (36 watt UV lamp 1 min).
c. Remove all gel residue from nails by spraying and wiping nails with Gelée Gel Cleanser.
d. Leave nails looking natural or finish with gel polish or nail lacquer.