Updated: Mar 30, 2019
Yes, the honeymoon for mani’s!
If you are addicted to the convenience of gel or acrylic you will be familiar with the 4 or 5 week routine of soaking and this is a must read then.
The truth is the nail looks like it's gone through a warzone after the removal and often feels extremely damaged. Why you might ask does it damage the nail so much?
With the help of UV light, gel sticks to the nail beds stronger than traditional varnish This likely isn’t a problem in and of itself.
The problem is when you cannot resist peeling it off after 4 weeks.
The responsible thing off course is to soak it off with acetone. This should take no longer than 10 minutes and there should be no filing required. You should be able to remove it with an orange stick.
Filing the gel off with a strong grid can cause tremendous damage to the nail bed and will thin the nail even more.
The solution: The Mani-moon. Doctors and nail experts recommend taking regular breaks in-between gel applications. For two reasons.
You will pick up on any signs of infections or fungi and
It gives the nail a chance to rehydrate. This is the opportunity the nail bed needs to rebuild any compromised structures that was damaged during the application process.
There are specific minerals the nail and cuticle needs during this recovery. The #NakedNail System provides everything you need in one bag.
You will receive:
Illuminating Nail Cleanser with the extra Soft bristle brush – It is a nail whitener that brightens your nails giving you a natural French manicured look. Actives include Vit C and natures very own nail whitener, Papain enzymes. It is just like applying toothpaste to a toothbrush, you can now apply your Illuminating Nail Cleanser to your soft bristle nail brush and give your nails a daily scrub for cleaner, healthier and stronger nails.
Nail Hardener will cause the nails keratin structure to strengthen; while a protective shield forms over the nail allowing soft nails to grow. Nitrocellulose, an essential in nail hardeners that act as a film forming agent to protect your nails.
Cuticle Remover – During gel applications it is often difficult to push back cuticles and we all realize cutting them is the ultimate sin. The pH balanced, formula helps break down excess cuticles in seconds and contains moisturising Almond Oil to help condition and soothe sensitive cuticles. The ultimate solution.
Cuticle MD – A remedy for dry and damaged cuticles, feeding, hydrating and protecting at the same time. While taking the break give your nails and cuticles the benefit of:
Grape Seed oil
Sweet almond oil
Tiara Flower oil
With all these nutrients you can enjoy a comfortable break from gel applications and if you are not a gel-junky and love the bare look, this should be an investment you should make to keep bare naked nails looking young and healthy all year round.