How to Apply Cat Eye Powder

WHAT YOU NEED:

  • Cat Eye Coating Powder

  • Magnet

  • Gel Polish

    • Tip: Use black or a darker color as it contrasts well with the magnetic powder.

    • Note: The goal is to have a product with somewhat adhesive surface after it is cured so that the coating powder can stick.

  • Step 3 Finish Gel

  • Nail Filer/ Buffer

  • Step 4 Brush Saver (optional)

  • A Brush to Dust-Off Excess Powder or Debris (optional)

  • No Lint Wipes (optional)


Example Products:

HOW TO APPLY CAT EYE IN 7 SIMPLE STEPS:

1. Groom & Sanitize

2. Let’s do your gel polish routine: First, put on a base coat. Then, cure for 30s using LED with 120s UV. Next, apply a gel color of your choosing and cure it for 30s. Apply a second coating of your gel polish and cure it for another 30s.

3. Your nail should be gel-ready. Now, pick up the cat eye powder with a clean finger. Then, dab the powder thoroughly to each gel-coated nails until they are evenly covered.

4. Brush off excess powder.

5. Apply top coat to seal.

6. Hold the magnet close to the nail (in the area where you want the 3D effect) for about 10 seconds.

7. To finish off, cure for 30 sec.