GelColor Stay Classic Application

GelColor Stay Classic Application
  • Step by Step Instructions
  • Products & Tools Used
Before You Begin

Make sure to follow OPI’s GelColor Prep guidelines and steps. Assess client’s nail type & lifestyle to determine if they are a Stay Classic or Stay Strong user

OPI GelColor Stay Classic Base Coat

Shake GelColor Stay Classic Base Coat vigorously for 1 minute to ensure the product is fully dispersed.

Apply 1 thin coat evenly and cap the free edge

To properly prepped nails, apply 1 thin coat evenly without flooding the cuticle area. Cap the free edge.

Cure for 30 seconds in the OPI STAR LIGHT Gel Lamp

Cure for 30 seconds in the OPI STAR LIGHT Gel Lamp.

Shake OPI GelColor Cajun Shrimp for 1 minute

Shake GelColor shade of choice vigorously for 1 minute.

Apply 2 thin coats and be sure to cap the free edge

Apply 2 thin coats leaving a tiny margin around the cuticle area. Cap the free edge to prevent shrinkage.

Cure for 30 seconds in the OPI STAR LIGHT Gel Lamp

Cure each coat 30 seconds in the OPI STAR LIGHT Gel Lamp.

OPI GelColor Stay Shiny Top Coat

Shake GelColor Stay Shiny Top Coat vigorously for 1 minute.

OPI GelColor Stay Shiny Top Coat

Apply 1 thin coat leaving a tiny margin around the cuticle area. Cap the free edge to seal in GelColor.

Cure for 30 seconds in the OPI STAR LIGHT Gel Lamp

Cure 30 seconds in the OPI STAR LIGHT Gel Lamp.

Remove gel residue with a Nail Wipe saturated with N.A.S. 99

Remove gel residue with a Nail Wipe saturated with N.A.S. 99.

Completed GelColor Application

Finished look.

pro only
Stay Classic Base Coat
$17.99
OPI GelColor Stay Classic Base Coat
pro only
LED Light
$359.80
Dual Cure LED Light - Hardware - OPI
pro only
Cajun Shrimp
$17.99
pro only
Stay Shiny Top Coat
$17.99
OPI GelColor Stay Shiny Top Coat
pro only
Expert Touch Nail Wipes
$6.95
Expert Touch Nail Wipes - Salon Accessories - OPI
pro only
N.A.S. 99 Nail Cleansing Solution
$5.15
N.A.S. 99 Nail Cleansing Solution - Sanitation and Disinfection - OPI
Nail & Cuticle Oil
$9.95