Embossed Swirls

Gels & Tools Used: Base Gel, Soft Gel, Hard/Medium Gel, Gloss Gel, Color Gels #191 Treasure Chest, #2017 Liquorice, #4 Delux Brush Flat #17 Delux Nail Art Brush, Dotting Tool, Tweezers, Silver transfer foil.

  1. On a prepared nail, apply a layer of Base Gel. Cure.
  2. Apply #191 Treasure Chest to the nail. Cure. Repeat.
  3. Apply a thin layer of Soft Gel. Cure. Remove sticky residue with Bio Sculpture Nail Cleanse.
  4. Create the swirl design using #2017 Liquorice and the #17 Delux Nail Art Brush. Dab dots using the dotting tool. Cure.
  5. Cut a piece of silver transfer foil roughly the size of the nail. Press the foil down onto the nail (shiny side facing up). Lift and press again until the desired effect is achieved. The transfer foil should only stick to the swirl design.
  6. Create the Upper Arch with Hard Gel or Medium Gel. Cure.
  7. Apply final layer of Gloss Gel. Cure.