How To Make Polygel. Polygel is made from the same methacrylates as acrylics and builder gels but has a different chemical composition. It combines the best qualities of acrylics and hard gels. In short, polygel is a hybrid material that is made of acrylic powder mixed with builder gel. In this video i attempted to make diy polygel at home.
There will be a gap between your cuticles and the old polygel. New polygel can be used to fill in the gap and make the polygel nails look fresh again without having to remove the old polygel completely. Wash hands and nails with water and soap. There are two main similarities between polygel and acrylic nails. Secondly, polygel nails can also be applied on top of a nail form and sculpted to create an extension of the nail, just like acrylic. Then, apply the topcoat. After that, flip the nail over and apply a thin coating of gel to the reverse side. Cure the nail as quickly as possible with a uv or led light, and then snap it off by squeezing the sides of the dual shape. Once your nails have been filed, clean them by wiping them down with pure alcohol or acetone and then apply a dehydrator.