Love letters for Valentine’s Day
Prep the nails. File to shape, push back the cuticle and buff the nail plate. Cleanse nails with GELLUX Prep + Wipe and apply two coats of GELLUX Builder Gel in Rose Pink as a base, curing for 60 seconds between each layer.
Using a liner art brush, apply GELLUX Gel Polish in Maraschino Cherry, creating a swirl design. Cure for 60 seconds.
For the second swirl, take a thinner liner art brush and apply GELLUX Gel Polish in Hawaii Hibiscus, making the swirls different thicknesses.
For the third swirl, following the same shape, use GELLUX Gel Polish in Cherry Blossom. Cure for 60 seconds.
For the fourth swirl, apply GELLUX Gel Polish in Pink Champagne. Cure for 60 seconds.
Use GELLUX Hawaii Hibiscus to fill in the small gap next to the swirls and cure.
Apply GELLUX Gel Polish in Purely White in a rectangular shape, to form the envelope. Cure for 60 seconds.
Use GELLUX Gel Polish in Black Onyx to outline the envelope. Cure for 60 seconds.
Using a dotting tool, apply two dots close together near the edge of the envelope using GELLUX Maraschino Cherry. Then, use a thin art liner brush to drag the dots down, creating a tiny heart. Cure for 60 seconds.
For a glossy finish, apply GELLUX Super Shiny Top Coat and cure for 60 seconds. Wipe the sticky residue with GELLUX Prep + Wipe, before applying cuticle oil to finish.