Drama at La Scala

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Let your nails create a scene with a dramatic "steal-the-show" teal dipping powder.

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SKU DPMI04
  • Description
  • Benefits
  • How to Use
  • This vintage-inspired teal dipping powder doesn’t shy away from the spotlight.
  • This spectacular shade is the perfect complement to your retro-chic ensemble.
  • Powder Perfection is OPI’s line of dipping powder that offers high shine and weeks of wear.
  • Quick-applying, odor-free acrylic alternative.
  • Made in the USA.
  • Faster and easier application vs traditional acrylic powder.
  • High shine finish.
  • Chip-resistant for weeks.
  • Unique formula makes nails feel strong and durable.
  • Dries almost instantly, no need to light cure in a UV / LED Light.
  • Non-damaging, soak-off wrap removal.
  • Brush on one coat of Powder Perfection Base Coat to a single nail, making sure to cover the entire surface of the nail evenly.
  • Immediately, dip the finger into the Color Powder at a 45 degree angle and tap off the excess dipping powder. Repeat on remaining fingers.
  • With a sanitized cosmetic brush, dust off remaining loose nail dip powder from each finger.
  • Apply a second coat of Powder Perfection Base Coat and Color Powder to each nail according to steps 1-3.
  • Brush on a third coat of Powder Perfection Base Coat and dip into Clear Color Set Powder at a 45 degree angle. Dust off any remaining dipping powder.
  • Apply one generous coat of Powder Perfection Activator, cover the entire surface of the nail. Cap the free edge to fully seal in the powder. Wait until dipping powder hardens.
  • Shape and contour the nails with an EDGE 180 Grit File. Buff the nail surface with a 100 grit Buffer followed by a 220 grit Buffer to create smooth surface. Remove excess filing dust.
  • Apply a second coat of Powder Perfection Activator, making sure to cover the entire nail. Wait a few minutes to dry.
  • Evenly apply one coat of Powder Perfection Top Coat using 2-3 quick brush strokes. Wait 1-2 minutes to dry.
  • Using 2-3 brush strokes, apply a second coat of Powder Perfection Top Coat with precision. Wait 1-2 minutes to dry.
  • Once dry, drop and massage ProSpa Nail & Cuticle Oil into cuticles.
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About the Collection

Let Milan inspire your fall look with OPI’s Fall 2020 Collection. The hottest elements of fashion, art, and design come to life with this collection's romantic, fashion-forward palette. Explore the vibrant colors, textiles, and material trends of Milan's fashion scene with the latest collection from OPI.

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About Powder Perfection

A new, quick applying, odor-free acrylic alternative that promotes a clean-air environment while offering gel-like shine & weeks of wear without the need to light cure. The adhesion and ease of application makes OPI Powder Perfection the ideal choice for clients who desire strength, durability, and long-lasting color.

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How to Apply

1. Nail Prep - Follow OPI Powder Perfection step-by-step application guide to ensure nails are free of debris and oils for maximum wear.

2. Base Coat - Apply 1 coat of base coat then dip into the shade of choice. Repeat for color coverage. Apply 1 coat of Step 1 Base Coat then dip into Clear Color Set. 

3. Activator - Apply 1 coat of Step 2 Activator. Shape and contour nails, smooth nail surface and apply a second coat of Step 2 Activator. Allow 1-2 minutes for activator to dry. 

4. Top Coat - Apply 1 coat of Step 3 Top Coat using 2-3 very quick brush strokes. Wait 1-2 minutes to dry. Apply a second coat of Step 3 Top Coat. 

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GelColor and Powder Perfection

The OPI GelColor and Powder Perfection systems both offer long-lasting, durable wear and shine. Choose from 140+ iconic OPI shades with GelColor, for up to 3+ weeks of wear. Powder Perfection is also available in a variety of iconic OPI shades and is great for clients who want gel-like shine plus the durability of acrylics, without the need to light cure.  

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