Broken Nail? Silk Wrap is the solution.

Nail art is a creative way to paint, decorate, enhance, and embellish the nails. Nowadays nail art is going to boom & every girl love to do it. But if the nail is weak, brittle, or otherwise damaged then feels like heartbreak. Nail reinforcements can come in quite helpful. There are several different types of nail reinforcements commonly used in salons and by consumers today, including acrylics, gels, and silks. The various elements have their own specific benefits, and some are better for specific nail types than The silk wrap nail procedure is an excellent choice for individuals whose nails are naturally weak, cracked, brittle or otherwise damaged As Silk wrap nails are a type of artificial fingernail, a synthetic nail reinforcement that is made from pieces of silk material. Just as in the application of other material nail wraps, the small piece of silken material is cut to the size and shape of the fingernail and applied using a small amount of glue. Once the glue is dry, the silk wrap is buffed to smooth the surface, and the process is complete.

Whether or not your nails are healthy and strong, you may benefit from our silk wrapped nails. Silk nails is another nail enhancement that to help you get the perfect nail. Its main goal is to strengthen and beautify so you can have that clean, flawless and smooth finish. Ask our nail technician if this is right for you.

Features of Silk Wrap

  • Silk wrap is added to the fingernail to strengthen, lengthen or repair the nail.
  • It can be used to protect the natural nails that have been weakened, damaged or cracked by acting as a brace for damaged nails or bind together damaged artificial nails such as plastic tips that have been cracked.
  • It is very flexible and looks most like a natural nail.
  • They are healthier since the fibers allow the nail to breathe.
  • Silk wrapping is all natural and even the adhesive can be non-toxic.

Applying Silk Wrap

It is the best way that manicurist will do your nails by applying the perfectly silk wrap.

As they have training in silk wraps and other overlays, & taking an advanced course in silk wraps and practicing the process and then become proficient in this type of manicure. Basically, the process of applying silk wrap is:

  • Silk wraps are usually sold in pre-cut strips to allow for easy placement onto the nail. Some nail technicians choose to roughen up the nail bed with a rotary nail drill so the silk adheres better to the nail, while other nail technicians find this step unnecessary, instead choosing to buff the nails.
  • Wash your hands. The first and most important step is to remove any polish and oil from the natural nail bed. Professional nail technicians use a product called No Lift Nail Primer to dry out the natural nail bed so that the following steps will last without lifting or popping off.
  • Before applying the silk wraps, the nails are painted with a sticky primer that adheres the silk to the nail. The silk wraps are applied using tweezers for precise placement, and the silk is trimmed to fit the shape of the nails. A small amount of overlap is folded over the tip’s edge. Additional layers of silk may be applied.
  • Next step in putting the silk wrap nails is to clean the surface of your fingernails. It is advisable to clean and remove any residue of nail polish or glue of artificial nail extension with the help of a nail polish remover. Take a cotton ball and dip it with nail polish remover and scrub it on your fingernails to clean the surface to retrieve its natural shine.
  • Once you have cleaned all the fingernails, trim down your nails using a trimmer to avoid any damage to them while putting the silk wrap. Also, make sure not to trim your nails too short since it will pose difficulty while applying the silk wrap nails on your finger.
  • Trim the free edge as much as possible, but if a little is still left hanging off the edge, don't worry. You will clean it up later.
    Now it is time for you to deal with the silk wrap. Cut it into feasible size for it to fix comfortably on your fingernails. You might have to cut down on the size of silk wraps more to make it wrap comfortably and effectively from the base of your fingernails.
  • After giving the shape of your fingernail to the silk wrap, apply some glue on the surface of your fingernails. Cover your fingernails completely from the base up to the top with the glue to ensure the best However, you need to be careful of the chance of overlapping of wrap silk nail over the cuticle.
  • Once you have properly placed the silk wrap nail over your fingernail, compress it gently with the help of a compressor to make the surface smooth and secure. Compress it for 10-15 seconds by moving the compressor from the base up to the tip.

Silk Wrap Back Fills

Recommended at 2 weeks growth a silk wrap back-fill removes the defined growth line and replaces the growth with a silk fill that is then blended into each nail to look like a newly done set. 1-2 hours

Removing Silk Wrap Nails

It is important to learn how to properly take them off so you do not cause any damage to your nails or best will be done by perfect nail technician as silk wrap stick well enough that after a few weeks you will need to gently take them off. This will allow you to keep your nails healthy and gets your hands ready for a new set of wraps.

Disadvantage of Silk Wrap

There is two face of the coin, similarly, when there is good phase there is a bad phase too. Silk press are usually stronger than natural nails but It is thinner and more fragile than acrylic or gel nails; therefore it is not usually appropriate for those with an active lifestyle requiring a lot of hand activities or calls for their hands to be submerged in water for long periods of time. It is not designed for exposure and it will come loose & fall off. If you select imperfect nail technician then your natural nail might be damaged. If the nail technician is too aggressive with the pre-application filing of the nail or uses too much glue, this can weaken the natural nail. Nail technicians should not lift the natural nail up, which separates it from the nail bed and the risk of fungus growth under the nail increases.