Artificial nails are very relevant today. They are comfortable to wear, as they do not require frequent correction, they allow you to avoid the time spent on care, like natural ones. For beginners, a ready-made nail extension kit is ideal, which contains all the necessary tools and materials. In addition, it will eliminate the need to visit the salon and allow you to perform the procedure at home.
Starter set for nail extension for beginners
Women who do not have experience in nail art are advised to purchase a simplified set (gel or acrylic). It contains tools for building on the form and tips. With their help, you can do:
- strengthening natural nails;
- complex drawing;
- manicure in the style of «French»;
In addition, in some kits there is an ultraviolet apparatus, a monomer.
As a rule, the starting assembly involves up to 40 procedures, including materials and cosmetics for processing. The only thing that you may need to purchase additionally is a set of brushes for nail extension, since there is only one unit of this device in the option for beginners.
If you find it difficult to decide on the desired technique (gel or acrylic), you can buy a universal kit suitable for both types of procedure. It contains all the required accessories and materials, and is also complemented by a bonder, a monomer shot glass, nail clippers and natural oil for nail care. Of course, the universal option has a higher cost due to the number of items. But its advantage is the good quality of materials, the increased number of brushes made of sable fur. In the future, it will be suitable for professional activities.
Set for gel nails
Professional kits have an extended list of components:
- modeling gels (transparent, natural, white);
- natural bristle brush (No. 6);
- files 100 to 100 and 180 to 180 grit;
- acid-free ground gel;
- tips (universal transparent and french);
- forms for nails;
- glue with a brush;
- universal remedy 3 in 1 or separately: dehydrator, antiseptic, liquid for removing layers;
- fixing coating with UV filter;
- tips cutter;
- cuticle oil;
- brush for cleaning nails;
- lint-free wipes;
- portable ultraviolet lamp.
Gel nail extension kits may vary slightly depending on the manufacturer.
The advantage of the professional version of the product is considered to be a higher class of gels (lux), respectively, the quality and durability of the manicure improves.
Acrylic nail extension set
Extended kits for the described procedure contain:
- 2 nail files with different hardness (100 to 100 and 180 to 180);
- brush for cleaning the nail plate;
- universal and upper forms;
- natural brush (more often — No. 8);
- buff for polishing;
- french and transparent tips;
- acrylic (transparent, camouflage pink, white);
- varnish for fixing;
- cuticle oil in the form of a pencil;
- tips cutter;
Such a set for acrylic nail extension provides not only comfortable and convenient work, high speed, but also the safety of the procedure. It includes acrylic and very high quality reagents. Thanks to such indicators, the wear of the nail and the durability of the manicure are extended. Moreover, good acrylic powder ensures the creation of a perfectly even and smooth surface.