Question: Can You Mix Gel Polish Together?

Do PolyGel nails break easily?

They give a shiny, fresh look.

They are more flexible than acrylic nails and therefore less likely to chip off.

Drying time is much quicker than a regular manicure..

How do I make my gel polish less thick?

Add a Drop (or 2) of Pure Acetone “Just like polish thinners, it’s critical to only use one drop of pure acetone in your bottle of nail polish. Shake well, and if the polish is still too thick, add one more drop.

Can you add alcohol to nail polish?

Yes, you can use 2 to 3 drops of rubbing alcohol (91% alcohol) to thin out your nail polish.

Can you cure regular nail polish with LED light?

Yes and no. Regular nail polish won’t cure under these lights. But, if you have regular nail polish on, you can apply a top coat of Shellac or Gel and cure it under the lamp to make your manicure last longer.

Why is my gel polish sticky?

After curing, your nails will feel tacky to the touch. Don’t worry, they are dry, it’s just that the gel polish has a tacky (also called inhibition) layer when it’s done curing. Use a lint free wipe with 91% alcohol to wipe off the tacky layer on top of the gel polish. Don’t be afraid to wipe the nail, it’s dry.

Can you mix PolyGel with gel polish?

You can absolutely use either gel or traditional polish over top of PolyGel. If you want the flexibility of making regular colour changes, opt for traditional polish. After your PolyGel application, apply a layer of Top it Off Top Coat BEFORE applying two coats of your favourite nail polish.

Can you dilute gel nail polish?

With the use of eye dropper, add small amount of gel polish thinner into the bottle of the gel polish. After each drop, make sure to shake it well. This will thin the thickened gel polish. … Your gel polish is ready to be used, and this will look nicely on your nails just like a new gel nail polish.

Can you layer regular nail polish with gel polish?

Prep your nails for a gel manicure (shape, buff, cleanse, etc). Apply a layer of gel polish foundation, capping the tips. … Apply your regular nail polish color of choice, waiting several minutes in between each coat, until you get the desired opacity. Do NOT cap the tips.

Does PolyGel ruin your nails?

Can Polygel damage the natural nail in any way? No. As long as it is applied and removed properly, Polygel will not damage the natural nail.

Do LED nail dryers work on regular polish?

Works with all kinds of Gel and Regular Polish, e.g.Base Coat, Color Gel, Hard Gels, Top Coat, Builder, acrylic, sculpture gel, gem glue etc.. No need to replace any light bulbs.

Can you use gel polish without UV light?

Unfortunately, you won’t be able to find any other alternative method to curing your gelled nails. While you will be able to apply gel nail polish without a UV light, the other “processes” of drying are long and will not give the quality results you expect. A UV light is what dries the gel quickly and without fail.