Going to the salon for just a gel manicure may not be feasible to some people who are on a budget but does that mean that they just give up on the dream of getting a gel manicure done? It is true that when you go to the salon often for a gel manicure, it puts a hole in your pocket that is damaging so let us try a different approach and create a mini-salon at home.

The first thing that you need to do is to buy the right kit for your gel manicure. If you are stuck on the question of what is the best LED nail lamp on the market then search online and buy the best one according to your budget. In order to create the mini nail place at your home, you would need to save up for all the things but it will be an investment when you will stop going to the salon and save the bucks that the spent there. You can even do your friends’ gel manicure and charge them for it.

Prep Your Nails

Preparing is an important step as you would be creating the foundation for the gel nail polish. The first thing that you need to deal with are cuticles so push them back then file your nails however you want and finally apply a gel cleanser.

Prime Time

Prime your nails with a gel primer so that you get that sticky surface which will help in application of the nail polish.

Base And Cure

Apply a gel base coat to the nails and then put them in a LED nail lamp so that they can be cured.

Nail Color

Apply the gel nail color and top it off with a gel top coat.