Shikha Mittal

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Avoid These Mistake When You Applying Gel Polish

Gel manicure is last longer can last from two to three weeks. You don’t even have to go to the salon nowadays to get a proper gel manicure, as there are many professional DIY gel products on the market.  Mostly people done gel manicure at home which leads many mistakes, this cause chipping of their mani and its very annoying.  To avoid this results check out this mistake that you must avoid when you applying gel polish.

Back to Back Gel Manicure

Gel nails are adorable. Still removing and applying gel nail polish can cause a lot of wear and tear on your nails; you should space out your manicures.  Of you getting back to back gel manicure your nail plate gets suffocated. This leads dehydration and breakage of your nails. For healthy nails you must talk to your professional nail technician assess your nail health between applications to determine if your nails could use a sabbatical from polishes.

Applying for long period of time

Normal manicure will last up to 5-6 days when you are lucky but Gel polish is last long (around 2-3 weeks) without chipping. But it doesn’t mean that you wear it more than its life. Still experts suggest that removing a gel manicure after two to three weeks maximum to avoid damaging nail beds and cuticles. Overextending gel manicures will introduce potentially harmful bacteria and also make your nails weak.

Peeling or picking off gel nail polish

Sometimes gel nails peeling before time. Peeling or picking off gel nail polish without it can be very harmful to your nails. If it does, do not try to peel it off yourself as you’ll have to wait for the entire nail to grow back to be able to have a clean slate. Removing gel nail polish without ruining it or damaging your nails requires professional help.

Skipping base coat

According to experts not using the base coat out would save you time and money but you'll probably have bad nail finishes. Base coats works like primers of your nails. As Primer re-texturize the surface of your skin, making it soft and even for your foundation just same base coat works, it re-texturize your nail so you can have a smooth finish with your gel nail polish. 

Applying thick layer of nail polish

Generally it happen that when diy manicure done by one, you will notice is that the polishes surface of nail will come out uneven then you will apply again new layer and apply too of the base gel. You must know how to apply first coat correctly or gather some amount of gel on your brush then you can apply it on your nails in very thin layers this will create more even surface.

Long strokes

When working with gel polish you make sure to use only short stroke, long stroke will create areas in which gel globes are more than others. If it does, do not try to peel it off yourself as you’ll have to wait for the entire nail to grow back to be able to have a clean slate. Removing gel nail polish without ruining it or damaging your nails requires professional help.

Applying and removing of gel nails can be done at home but because of small mistake you can ruin your nail beds.  Rather done by you it will best that it will done by professionals. They know about your nail’s health they will suggest you better product and tips to care according to your nails.