How To Do Dip Nails At Home
File or cut your nails to desired shape
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Push back cuticles (optional to trim them)
2
Gently rough up the surface with a file or buffer
3
After washing and drying your hands, apply base (step 1 dehydrator) to nails. Process is easiest if you complete one hand all the way before the other
4
Apply 1st layer of base on 75% of the nail and dip into powder at 45 degree angle. Tap off excess and gently brush off with super fluffy brush
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Apply 2nd layer of base over entire nail and repeat dipping and brush off process. Repeat for 3rd layer.
6
Apply activator or seal protect all over nails
7
Gently file down on dip to smooth out any bumps (e-file is easiest)
8
Apply a little rubbing alcohol with lint free cloth to wipe away dust
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Apply another layer of seal protect or activator. Wipe excess off with clean lint free cloth
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Apply top coat, once it’s dry you’re done!
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