Pro Tips: Everything You Need to Know About OPI's Chrome Effects
Chrome nails recently hit red-hot status via a flurry of celebrity sightings.
Simply put, the chrome nail trend is finally here to stay.
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OPI’s amazing Chrome Effects line is not only easy to apply, but it also provides a reflective, mirrored look that is second to none. It is an innovation that has been perfected using the highest-quality pigment but is so cost-effective, you can offer it to any client.
How to apply chrome powders on GelColor
Apply one coat of a No-Cleanse Top Coat (do not cap the edge).
Follow with the OPI Chrome Effects shade of choice using an eye shadow brush. For the proper encapsulation, lightly swipe an edge white file against the free edge and sides of the nails. Use a small cosmetic brush to remove excess powder.
Finish with one coat a No-Cleanse Top Coat and finalize by capping the edge and cure for 30 seconds.
Removal of gel requires a filing off of the top layer followed by a normal soak-off removal.
How to apply chrome powders on Nail Lacquer
Apply the Chrome Effects powder shade of choice using a sponged-tipped applicator. PRO TIP: Pat the powder before rubbing it into the surface of the nail.
Using a cosmetic brush, dust off the excess powder to prevent contamination.
Apply one coat of OPI Nail Lacquer Top Coat and wait 2-3 minutes until completely dry.
Finish with one coat of OPI Nail Lacquer Top Coat, and be sure to cap the free edge at the end.
Remove using OPI’s Expert Touch Lacquer Remover.