If UV gel nails aren’t properly cured, the results could range from lifting to cracking to air pockets to allergic reactions and more.

To ensure proper curing of UV nail gels, its very important to always use the UV  or Led nail lamp that was designed specifically for the UV gel polish band and recommended by the manufacturer - cure as directed.

UV bulbs need to be changed based on hours of use - Check & change globes for long lasting nails
Lamps shipped via Express post, may not arrive the next day. On occasions may use a courrier company where express is their fastest possible service 

Gel Polish is cured by UV light, within minutes. Your nails are completely dry by the time your manicure is over, and strong enough to withstand everyday wear like housework and outdoor activities such as gardening and sport. It offers long lasting wear. and has similar to a plasticized coating.

What if I am not a Nail Tech, can I apply Gel Polish at home?  It takes little practice to apply your own Gel Nails, you should follow the instruction provided and check out our troubleshooting Q & A below. It's fun, inexpensive and virtually anyone can do it!

  • Color: The cost of the polish is about $9 per bottle.
  • Top and Base Coat: A base coat and top coat $9 each
  • UV lamp: Gel polish cures under an LED or UV lamp, it wont work without one of these. Curing Lamps on our website range from $40 - $150 Click here to find out which lamp is best for you.

Extras you'll need are,  Nail File, Alcohol wipes, Acetone or Remover wraps.  To purchase these items Click Here

Starter Kits have been designed and packaged with everything you need to get started! Click here for Starter Kits

What is UV light and Led light and what's the the difference  ?


Uv light, or UltraViolet light is the mostly invisible form of light that is present in Sunlight, Tanning Bed Lamps, and Nail Curing Lamps.

Led light is a light source that is visible and can also contain invisible forms of light, such as UV light.

After several months of regular use of the curing lamp, the bulbs in UV lamp may no longer  cure the nail gel coatings properly. How often should I replace them?
Generally, in around 2-4 months of regular use

Gel Nail Polish is formulated to harden when it's exposed to different forms of light.

 Can I purchase any lamp?

We have found that our lamps found in our store will cure many brands of Gel Nail Polish

Many brands of Gel polish will cure under a 36 watt UV lamp or a 48 watt full Led lamp.

Salons generally have both of these lamps in their salon as they work with many gel polish brands.

You will find that the lamps found in our store will cure many brands of Gel Nail Polish

Bluesky recommend that you use a 36 watt-UV curing lamp or a 48 watt-Led curing lamp. Bluesky also offer a smaller 9 watt-Led lamp with longer cure time. We do not recommend using a smaller wattage Led lamp for professional Salon use.

 
Remember that both UV and Led lamps are required for curing gel polish, it wont work without this process.
The curing lamps are just the beginning of perfect manicure.