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DIY Manicure and Product Review of Orly Smart Gels System For Gel Nails At Home

DIY Manicure: We Road-Test The Orly Smart Gels System

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I applied the top coat and set for 60 seconds each round. The instructions recommend 60 seconds only for darker colours, but I was just about to hit the sack so I wanted to be sure they were dry! As you can see, the result is amazing, salon-like quality.
As a final step, I applied cuticle oil at the end as instructed. This keeps the nail bed moist and conditioned.
Overall, I was really impressed with how easy the whole process was — I think I'm a convert...
Available: Now
Stockists: Orly Beauty 
Skill level: Easy peasy

Everything you'll need:

The regular Starter Kit ($79.95) comes complete with directions, a nail file, a cuticle pusher, nail cleanser, nail polish remover, one Smart Gels colour, top coat/base coat and cuticle oil.

You will need to buy the LED Light ($99.95) separately.

For cost-per-wear purposes, you'll get approximately 18 uses out of one Smart Gels colour. Pretty good if you ask me...

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