How to Fix Your Gel Manicure: Follow This Advice!

fashioncrazysavy:

Very useful I like

Originally posted on InStyle:

[tiImage width="340" height="450" url="http://img2.timeinc.net/instyle/images/2012/WRN/121812-opi-nail-lacquer-340.jpg" credit="Courtesy Photo" align="right" border="0" alt=""]

Gel polish may last longer than regular formulas, but—oops!— sometimes even the strongest manicure can chip. The fix isn’t as hard as you think, thanks to the easy to follow tips from our January issue!

IF YOU DID IT YOURSELF: First smooth the chipped area by gently buffing the nail’s surface. According to manicurist Jin Soon Choi, if you used an at-home kit spot apply two coats of color on top of the chip, curing each one as directed. Apply topcoat and cure it again for a quick remedy!

IF YOU WENT TO A SALON: If you got your mani done in a salon, find a close shade in a regular polish, touch up the area, and then apply a high gloss topcoat. “CND and OPI have regular and gel polish with the same names, so it’s easy to match those…

View original 87 more words

About these ads

One thought on “How to Fix Your Gel Manicure: Follow This Advice!

  1. Pingback: Trying Something New… | Cocoa Flower Style

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

%d bloggers like this: