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(P)Ink on Canvas

A pastel crème blush gel nail polish for your own interpretation.

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SKU GCLA03
  • Description
  • Benefits
  • How to Use
  • A pink gel nail polish that thinks outside the box.
  • Let your inner artist shine with this cheerful shade.
  • OPI GelColor is OPI's gel nail polish that stays shiny and chip-resistant for 3 weeks.
  • Gel nail polish cures in 30 seconds under OPI LED Light.
  • Available to professional nail technicians only.
  • Made in the USA.
  • Up to 3 weeks of shine-intense wear and stay-true color.
  • Soak-off removal.
  • Fully cures in 30 seconds under OPI LED Light, so your nails are 100% dry and smudge-proof immediately after gel manicure service.
  • Quick service time.
  • Lightweight feel on fingers.
  1. Properly prep nail and cuticle for optimal adhesion, then apply one coat of Bond-Aid pH Balancing Agent.
  2. Shake GelColor Base Coat of choice (OPI GelColor Stay Strong or OPI GelColor Stay Classic) vigorously then apply a thin coat. Cap the free edge to prevent chipping Cure 30 seconds in the OPI LED Light.
  3. Shake gel nail polish shade of choice to thoroughly mix pigment, this will allow even color application and avoid patchiness.
  4. Apply a very thin coat of color and cure for 30 seconds in the OPI LED Light.
  5. Apply a second very thin coat of gel nail polish. Cap the free edge again. The second coat will provide true color payoff. Cure 30 seconds in the OPI LED Light.
  6. Shake OPI GelColor Stay Shiny Top Coat vigorously for 1 minute to thoroughly mix. Apply a very thin coat and cap the free edge to seal in color. Cure 30 seconds in the OPI LED Light.
  7. Remove tacky layer on Top Coat with an Expert Touch Nail Wipe saturated with N.A.S. 99.
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About the Collection

The Downtown LA Collection offers a versatile palette. In our Fall 2021 collection, historic Downtown LA blends with new revival, with shades drawing on DTLA’s rich heritage, modern museums, contemporary streets, and vibrant art scene. All 12 of the OPI Downtown LA Collection shades are available in GelColor, Infinite Shine, and Nail Lacquer formulas. Six of the shades will be color-matched in Powder Perfection formula.

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OPI GelColor Stay Strong or Stay Classic?

Before beginning any OPI GelColor service, first, determine whether clients are a Stay Strong or a Stay Classic user. Our new OPI GelColor Stay Strong Base Coat has a thicker viscosity, and proper application requires a specific technique, see the Stay Strong Application Step-by-Step here. With our OPI Professionals Service Education courses on how to apply gel nail polish, you can ensure proper application with smooth and full coverage every time.

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1. Properly prep the nail and cuticle for optimal adhesion.

2. Shake GelColor Base Coat of choice vigorously then apply a thin coat. Cap the free edge to prevent chipping. Cure 30 seconds in the LED Light.

3. Shake gel nail polish shade of choice to thoroughly mix the pigment. Apply a very thin coat of color and cure for 30 seconds.

4. Apply a second very thin coat of gel nail polish. Cap the free edge again. The second coat will provide a true color payoff. Cure 30 seconds.

5. Shake GelColor Top Coat vigorously for 1 minute to thoroughly mix. Apply a very thin coat and cap the free edge to seal in color. Cure 30 seconds.

6. Remove tacky layer on Top Coat with an Expert Touch Nail Wipe saturated with N.A.S. 99.

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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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