We explain everything about this innovative varnish, how to apply the semi-permanent varnish and remove it.
Semi-permanent varnish is a nail varnish, which is between classic varnish and gel varnish, or capsules. It is a varnish that cures under a UV/LED lamp in 60 to 90 seconds. It is immediately dry to the touch. It lasts on your nails for up to 12 days. It is as liquid as nail polish, just enough to apply easily. It is very shiny and covering (with 2 to 3 coats). Presented in a bottle or felt-tip pen, or pen. All Awahena varnishes come in felt-tip pen.
What is a 3 in 1 polish?
A 3 in 1 semi-permanent varnish is a varnish that contains the base and integrated top coat. The varnish is applied directly to the nail, in 2 to 3 layers depending on the desired coverage.
What are the advantages of semi-permanent varnish?
The new kits bring this little revolution in manicure, you apply your semi-permanent varnish yourself directly at home, rather than in a beauty salon.
There are numerous benefits with Awahena semi-permanent products:
💅 Manicure at home,
👍 Immediate drying in 60 to 90 seconds.,
😍 Smooth and soft touch,
😎 Easy installation with felt,
✅ Easy touch-ups,
👌 Shiny and covering,
🐰Not tested on animals.
In 4 very easy steps, your varnish is applied:
1. Preparation: I prepare my nail, I file it, I pass the polisher on the top of my nail, and I clean it with 70° alcohol or with a cleaner, for the adhesion between the varnish and the nail. nail.
2. Applying the varnish: I turn the marker, the varnish flows.
I apply the color directly (no base coat to apply).
3. Drying: I dry the 1st layer, 60 to 90 seconds. under the UV/LED lamp. It's dry !
4. The 2nd and 3rd layer: I repeat step 2 and 3 to apply layers 2 and 3. No cleaning or filing between layers, nor after installation.
I admire my shiny and dry nails immediately 🥰
The drying of the semi-permanent varnish must be perfect (the liquid varnish completely hardened) for a question of aesthetics and also protection of your nail. To harden (catalyze) the semi-permanent, the rays of a UV LED lamp are necessary. Place your varnished hand or foot between 60 to 90s. under the lamp. The minimum power for good drying is 24 LEDs or 48 Watts.
If you have any doubts about drying, leave your hand for 30 seconds more under the lamp.
How to remove semi-permanent varnish?
A step as important as installation, removal, removing your semi-permanent varnish will take place in 5 to 15 minutes depending on the method used.
With a special semi-permanent varnish remover , after 5 minutes of applying the gel remover, the varnish comes off, remove it with a scraper. Your varnish is completely removed.
With a liquid acetone remover , use foils to leave on for 15 minutes to remove the varnish. With a scraper remove your varnish.