Nail-art
Folk Collection

Folk 1

  1. Apply a Base Gel layer. Cure
  2. Apply 2 layers of #182. Cure each layer
  3. Follow with Soft Gel. Cure
  4. Wipe with Dual Cleanse
  5. Use tip of Upper Arch Brush with #3 to create hand painted art. Cure
  6. Apply Strengthening Gel. Cure
  7. Apply Gloss Gel. Cure
  8. Wipe with Dual Cleanse

Folk 2

  1. Apply Base Gel layer. Cure
  2. Apply 2 layers of #182. Cure each layer
  3. Apply Strengthening Gel. Cure
  4. Apply Gloss Gel. Cure
  5. Wipe with Dual Cleanse
  6. Buff and refine overlay using Grey Square Buff to create ‘matt’ effect
  7. Create Gloss design with Gloss Gel using Nail Art/Upper Arch Brush/Dotting Tool. Cure
  8. Wipe with Dual Cleanse

Folk 3

  1. Apply a Bio Sculpture Base Gel layer and LED cure.
  2. Apply two layers of no. 180 colour gel and LED cure each layer.
  3. Follow with a grip layer of Soft Gel to the entire nail and LED cure.
  4. Dual Cleanse.
  5. Create the brush stroke technique with no. 2017 colour and the Upper Arch Brush/Dotting Tool. LED cure.
  6. (Par cure in between until the desired design is achieved).
  7. Apply the appropriate Strengthening Gel to seal the nail art. LED cure.
  8. Dual Cleanse & Refine.
  9. Apply Gloss Gel for shine. LED cure.
  10. Dual Cleanse.

Folk 4

  1. Apply Base Gel layer. Cure.
  2. Apply 2 layers of #1. Cure each layer.
  3. Follow with Soft Gel. Cure.
  4. Wipe with Dual cleanse.
  5. Create mosaic design with #2017 by drawing lines with tip of Upper Arch Brush. Cure.
  6. Fill each shape with #182 & #183 using Upper Arch/Nail Art Brush. Cure.
  7. Apply Strengthening gel. Cure.
  8. Apply Gloss Gel. Cure.
  9. Wipe with Dual Cleanse.

Folk 5

  1. Apply a Base Gel layer and cure
  2. Using #180, #181, #182 and #183 draw different size square blocks on nail. Cure (part cure in-between)
  3. Follow with Soft Gel. Cure
  4. Wipe with Dual Cleanse
  5. Place gold striping tape down and across nail where colours meet
  6. Follow with Soft Gel. Do not cure
  7. Place gold gems onto nail using a metal pick dipped into Soft Gel. Cure
  8. Apply Strengthening Gel to seal art. Cure
  9. Wipe with Dual Cleanse & refine
  10. Apply Gloss Gel. Cure
  11. Wipe with Dual Cleanse

Folk 6

  1. Apply Base Gel layer. Cure
  2. Apply 2 layers of #180. Cure each layer
  3. Follow with Soft gel and cure
  4. Wipe with Dual cleanse
  5. Use tip of Upper Arch Brush dipped into #2017 to form leopard spots design. Cure
  6. Use Upper Arch/Nail Art Brush/Dotting Tool and #181 to add colour detail to leopard design. Cure
  7. Apply Strengthening Gel. Cure
  8. Apply Gloss Gel. Cure
  9. Wipe with Dual Cleanse

Folk 7

  1. Apply Base Gel layer and cure
  2. Apply 2 layers of #180 and cure each layer
  3. Follow with Soft Gel, do not cure
  4. Draw 4, thin lines across nail with #138 using Nail Art/Upper Arch Brush. Do not cure
  5. Clean the brush. Draw 3 lines in between, across nail with #183 using Nail Art /Upper Arch Brush. Do not cure
  6. Use tip of Upper Arch Brush to lightly drag through wet gel in one direction
  7. Clean the brush on dry nail wipe after each stroke. Never repeat on an individual stroke
  8. Repeat between the dragged lines in opposite direction. Cure
  9. Apply Strengthening Gel to seal art. Cure
  10. Wipe with Dual Cleanse & refine
  11. Apply Gloss Gel. Cure
  12. Wipe with Dual Cleanse

Folk 8

  1. Apply Base Gel layer. Cure
  2. Apply 2 layers of #180. Cure each layer
  3. Follow with Soft Gel. Do not cure
  4. Place dots/swirls of #180 and #181 to one half of nail, using Dotting Tool/Upper Arch Brush. Do not cure
  5. Dip tip of Upper Arch brush into Soft Gel and design swirls in wet colour gel, creating ‘marble effect’. Cure.
  6. Place dots down centre of nail using Dotting Tool/Upper Arch Brush and #3. Cure
  7. Apply the Strengthening Gel. Cure
  8. Apply Gloss Gel. Cure
  9. Wipe with Dual Cleanse

Folk 9

  1. Apply Base Gel layer and cure
  2. Apply 1 layer of #181 to entire nail and cure
  3. Follow with Soft Gel. Do not cure
  4. Place dots/swirls of #180, #181, #182, and #183 over entire nail. Do not cure
  5. Dip Upper Arch brush into Soft Gel and design swirls in wet gel, creating marble effect. Cure
  6. Use #2017 and Upper Arch Brush to create and add colour detail in a triangle shape, extending from cuticle area. Cure
  7. Follow with Soft Gel. Do not cure
  8. Place gems to the triangle shape using tip of Metal Pick dipped into Soft Gel
  9. Apply Strengthening Gel to seal art. Cure
  10. Wipe with Dual Cleanse & refine
  11. Apply Gloss Gel. Cure
  12. Wipe with Dual Cleanse

Folk 10

  1. Apply Base Gel layer and cure
  2. Apply 2 layers of #183 and cure each layer
  3. Create 3 circular shapes extending from side wall of nail with #1 and Upper Arch /Nail Art Brush. Cure
  4. Follow with Soft Gel. Do not cure
  5. Place alternating colour dots of #180 and #181 along line of circular art using dotting tool. Do not cure
  6. Use tip of Upper Arch/Nail Art Brush to drag through centre of wet colour dots, creating ‘chain of hearts’ effect. Cure
  7. Line each of the ‘chain of hearts’ using #138 and Upper Arch Brush. Cure
  8. Apply Strengthening Gel to seal art. Cure
  9. Wipe with Dual Cleanse & refine
  10. Apply Gloss Gel. Cure
  11. Wipe with Dual Cleanse

Folk 11

  1. Apply a Base Gel layer. Cure
  2. Apply 2 layers of #180. Cure each layer
  3. Follow with Soft Gel. Do not cure
  4. Draw lines using #3, #182 & #183. Do not cure
  5. Use tip of Upper Arch Brush to lightly drag through wet gel lines in one direction. Do not cure
  6. Clean brush. Repeat between dragged lines in opposite direction. Cure
  7. Place dots using #1 and Dotting Tool/Upper Arch Brush. Cure
  8. Apply Strengthening Gel. Cure
  9. Apply Gloss Gel. Cure
  10. Wipe with Dual Cleanse

Folk 12

  1. Apply Base Gel layer. Cure
  2. Apply 2 layers of #183. Cure each layer
  3. Follow with Soft Gel. Do not cure
  4. Draw alternating lines of #3, #180 & #181 across half of nail using Upper Arch/Nail Art Brush. Do not cure
  5. Use tip of Upper Art Brush to lightly drag through wet gel lines in one direction. Cure
  6. Apply Strengthening Gel. Cure
  7. Apply Gloss Gel. Cure
  8. Wipe with Dual Cleanse