How to Apply Gelish

Gelish® Step by Step Instructions

 

STEP 1:

Sanitize the nails and your clients hands. Push back the cuticle.

STEP 2:

Clean the surrounding nail plate.

 
     

STEP 3:

Shape the natural nail using your
Hand & Nail Harmony file of choice (recommended: Hand & Nail Harmony Wooden File).

STEP 4:

Gently remove the shine using the Hand & Nail Harmony 100/180 Buffer.

 
     

STEP 5:

Remove the dust and wipe the nail with Gelish® Cleanser using a lint free wipe.

STEP 6:

Apply Gelish® pH Bond to the nail plate.

 
     

STEP 7:

Apply Gelish® Foundation Gel - in a thin application and seal the edges of the nail.

STEP 8:

Place hand in the Gelish® LED 18G Light for 5 seconds or UV Light for 1 minute.

 
     

STEP 9:

Apply Gelish® Soak Off Gel Polish of Choice - in a thin application from cuticle to free edge. Be sure to seal the edges of the nail. Place hand in the Gelish® LED 18G Light for 30 seconds (20 seconds for light colors) or a UV Light for 1 minute for lighter colors or 2 minutes for darker colors. (For darker coverage, repeat this step once.)

STEP 10:

Apply Gelish® Top It Off Gel Sealer from cuticle to free edge using a thin light application. Place hand in Gelish® LED 18G Light for 20 seconds or UV Light for 2 minutes.

 
     

STEP 11:

Wipe off the tacky surface with
Gelish® Cleanser.

STEP 12:

Apply Gelish® Nourish Cuticle Oil to the skin surrounding the nail.

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