I’ve always loved the designs of press on nails but I could never get them to stay on longer than 24 hours.
Between washing my hands constantly, using hand sanitizer and lotion, it’s just a waste of time to apply them. At least until now…
Smart thinkers have found a way to make press-on nails stay on for weeks and this nail hack is GENIUS!
This hack is so good, it has gone viral on social media, especially TikTok.
The best part is, these press-on nails are so inexpensive compared to getting acrylic or gel nails done at a salon. Plus, they take way less time to apply!
How to make press on nails stay on for weeks
What you need:
How to Gel Cure Press On Nails
Start by prepping your nails by giving yourself a basic manicure. This includes clipping your nails, lightly buffing the underside of press on nail and your natural nail and cleaning your cuticles.
Clean your nails with rubbing alcohol and let dry.
Apply the builder gel to your nail and some onto the press-on nail where you’d normally put glue.
Place the press-on nail towards the top of your cuticle and push it flat. Remove any excess gel around your press-on nail.
Cure using the UV light for 30 to 60 seconds and make sure you apply pressure to the nail as you are curing it.
That’s it! Repeat the same process for each nail and BAM you have a fully done set of nails in minutes.
People swear by these and say they last weeks!
Note: Some people say you must get the clear nails in order for this to work. Others say colored nails work too. So try it and let me know how it goes.
Photos courtesy of Deposit Photos.