If you’re always in a rush…on the go…and like to save money, then you will love the next words that you’re about to read! You can give yourself a gel mani/pedi without wasting time at the salon, drying under a UV light, and without having to pay $50 and up every 2 weeks. (See yearly cost below)
Here’s what you will need to get that shiny finish, along with longevity of wear :
- Gelous Base Coat (Purchased from Sally’s)
- Your Choice of color/nail polish (I love Zoya, Essie, OPI, and Butter)
- Seche Vite or Out the Door (both are fast drying top coats)
In order for your mani to last, first you must prep your nails/hands.
- Remove old nail polish
Cut/file nails to shape
Apply cuticle oil
Push cuticles back
Apply hand cream
Viola!! Salon quality nails at a fraction of the cost! My results with this method have been really good! My manicure lasts about 5 days give or take. Just a word of caution, allow at least 60secs for each coat of polish to dry for a perfect finished product. The best part all of this costs just under $20 bucks! You can’t beat that!
So give it a try and let us know how this beauty hack worked for you! With so many new products out, what other fast drying, gel like polishes should I try?
- Salon Costs: $50/bi weekly = $100.00/monthly = $1200/yearly
FTC Disclosure: This is not a sponsored post. None of the products mentioned were gifted to “Beauty n’ Curlz”.