Apply Just Gel Polish

Gelac Instructional Video

Marble Effect

Gel-Art Step by Step

What you need:

  • Gel Art Polish - Just White, Just Red, Just Blue, Just Yellow, Just Green
  • Gel Art Dotting Tool

Step 1

Step 1

Apply Just White to the entire nail.
Cure: 30 seconds in LED lamp or 2 minutes in UV lamp.

Step 2

Step 2

Using the 4 Gel Art colors, paint each color in diagonal line next to each other, from top left to bottom right of nail. Do not cure.

Step 3

Step 3

Drag the Dotting Tool back and forth from bottom left to top right of nail at a diagonal.
Cure: 30 seconds in LED lamp or 2 minutes in UV lamp.
Apply Top Coat to entire nail, Cure and Cleanse.

Snake Skin Effect

Gel-Art Step by Step

What you need:

  • Gel Art Polish - Just Black, Just White, Just Yellow
  • Gel Art Dotting Tool

Step 1

Step 1

Apply Just Black to the entire nail.
Cure: 30 seconds in LED lamp or 2 minutes in UV lamp.

Step 2

Step 2

Apply a very thin coat of Just White on top of Black. Do not cure.

Step 3

Step 3

Dip the Dotting Tool in Top Coat. Drop beads of Top Coat onto White. It will disperse the white polish, and you will see shadowing of black.
Cure: 30 seconds in LED lamp or 2 minutes in UV lamp. This will give the look of snake skin, or bubbles.

Step 4

Step 4

Use Dotting Tool to add small dots of Just Yellow onto design.
Cure: 30 seconds in LED lamp or 2 minutes in UV lamp. Apply Top Coat to entire nail, Cure and Cleanse.

Apply Just Gel Polish

Get ready. Get set. Go with the Just Gel Polish Starter Kit. This handy Starter Kit arrives with all the essentials you need to start performing no-chip, long-lasting manicures and pedicures.

  • English English version
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  • French Version Français
  • Vietnamese Version Việt

Duration: 5 min.

Gelac Instructional Video

Get the must-have 14-day manicure! Gelac™, ibd's exclusive UV gel polish formula holds the secret to long-lasting shine. There's no chipping, no smudging, no kidding! When it's time to change colors, Gelac™ soaks off in just 10 minutes. It's that easy!

Duration: 5 min.

Dot Effect

Gel-Art Step by Step

What you need:

  • ibd Nail Lacquer – Dockside Diva, Gala-vant, Full Blu-um, Polo Can U Go, Cashmere Cutie, Chic to Chic
  • ibd Dotting Tool
  • ibd Nail Lacquer Top Coat

Step 1

Step 1

Apply two coats of Dockside Diva to entire nail.

Step 2

Step 2

Use Dotting Tool to create dots along the right side of the nail down to the bottom center using Gala-vant.

Step 3

Step 3

Repeat Step 2, layering dots using Full Blu-um, Polo Can U Go, Cashmere Cutie and Chic to Chic along the right side of the nail down to the bottom center.

Step 4

Step 4

Apply ibd Nail Lacquer Top Coat to seal your design and add high gloss shine.

Gradient Effect

Gel-Art Step by Step

What you need:

  • ibd Nail Lacquer – Chic to Chic, Cashmere Cutie, Full Blu-um, Carte Blanche
  • ibd Nail Wipe
  • Striping Tape
  • ibd Nail Lacquer Top Coat

Step 1

Step 1

Apply two coats of Carte Blanche to entire nail.

Step 2

Step 2

Cut Striping Tape into 1 inch strips and place 4 horizontally down the nail with equal spacing.

Step 3

Step 3

Use Striping Tape to place 3 strips diagonally across the nail with equal spacing.

Step 4

Step 4

Use Striping Tape to place 2 strips in the opposite diagonal direction across the nail with equal spacing.

Step 5

Step 5

Using Chic to Chic, Cashmere Cutie and Full Blu-um, paint 3 stripes on a nail wipe or sponge and dab the nail to create a gradient effect.

Step 6

Step 6

Remove Striping Tape in the opposite order of application to assure best results while lacquer is still wet.

Step 7

Step 7

Clean cuticle area using acetone and a brush. Apply ibd Nail Lacquer Top Coat to seal your design and add high gloss shine.