Applying false nails is one of the basic services of prosthetic nails. Nevertheless, the removal of gel nails is based on the succession of several steps. In this blog, we will talk about how to properly remove false nails.
Cut the excess
To remove false nails, start by cutting their length. You must cut the free edge of the false nails. Be sure to use the correct manicure sets.
Sand the surface, file the free edge
Once the nail is shorter, you can file it. Then you can proceed with a light sanding of the surface of the gel. For this step, don’t hesitate to use quality cutters for electric nail drill. Your gesture must be precise and progressive.
The nail bath
It is possible to resort to soaking in a melting solution to dissolve the gel. You must fill a manicure bowl with acetone and let your nails completely soak in it for 15 to 20 minutes.
Finishes in detail
Once the soaking is finished, dry your hands and try to peel off the rest of the material with a wooden stick. On the other hand, in case of resistance, it is strongly advised to soak the nails again for 5 minutes.
Nail and cuticle care
The last step consists of moisturizing the nail and nourishing the cuticle, both potentially attacked by the products and/or manipulations that have just been carried out.
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