Lavendare to Open the Box

This tutorial requires products sold only to salon professionals. Download our step-by-step guide and take it to your favorite salon pro to recreate the look.

Nutcracker Nail Art Lavendare to Open the Box
Nutcracker Nail Art Lavendare to Open the Box
Nutcracker Nail Art Lavendare to Open the Box
Nutcracker Nail Art Lavendare to Open the Box
  1. Shake OPI GelColor Base Coat vigorously for one minute.
  2. Apply 1 coat of OPI GelColor Base Coat to properly prepped nails, and cure for 30 seconds with an  OPI Dual Cure Light.

  3. Shake OPI GelColors March in Uniform and Ginger's Revenge vigorously for one minute. 

  4. Apply  GelColor March in Uniform to 2/3 of the nail. Do not cure.
  5. Apply GelColor Ginger's Revenge to 1/2 of the nail and blend by slightly overlapping in the middle, and cure for 30 seconds with an OPI Dual Cure Light.

  6. Repeat for coverage, and cure for 30 seconds with an  OPI Dual Cure Light.

  7. Shake OPI Chrome Effects No Cleanse Top Coat vigorously for 60 seconds.

  8. Apply 1 coat of  Chrome Effects No Cleanse Top Coat, and cure for 30 seconds with an  OPI Dual Cure Light.
  9. With a sponge tipped applicator, apply  Chrome Effects Great Copper-tunity. Remove excess powder.
  10. Using a fine nail art brush and  Chrome Effects No Cleanse Top Coat paint gears on top of the chrome powder, and cure for 30 seconds with an OPI Dual Cure Light.
  11. Saturate an  Expert Touch Nail Wipe with N.A.S. 99 and remove the chrome powder to reveal the design.

*When using any other light other than OPI Dual Cure Light cure each coat for 60 seconds.

Nutcracker Lavendare to Open the Box
Nutcracker Lavendare to Open the Box
Nutcracker Lavendare to Open the Box
Nutcracker Lavendare to Open the Box
Nutcracker Lavendare to Open the Box
Nutcracker Lavendare to Open the Box
Nutcracker Lavendare to Open the Box
Nutcracker Lavendare to Open the Box
Nutcracker Lavendare to Open the Box
Nutcracker Lavendare to Open the Box

To complete this look you will need:

OPI Dual Cure UV LED light GL902GelColor Base Coat - GelColor - OPIOPI March in UniformOPI Ginger's RevengeChrome Effects powder in Great Copper-tunityChrome Effect No Cleanse Top CoatExpert Touch Nail Wipes - Salon Accessories - OPIN.A.S. 99 Nail Cleansing Solution - Sanitation and Disinfection - OPI

Holiday Nail Art Tutorial with GelColor: 'Lavendare to Open the Box'