Women's magazine » Nail care » Shellac cat's eye: a design photo how to do manicure of the house

Shellac cat's eye: a design photo how to do manicure of the house

Producers of manikyurny production – tireless toilers. They seek to please constantly women of fashion with novelties and think out the most unusual variations for decoration of nails.

Recently shellac a cat's eye aspires to popularity peak in the sphere of a neyl-art is the magnetic varnish giving a smooth brilliant covering of a saturated shade.

The silvery modulations similar to a stone patch of light cimofan (a cat's eye), are created by means of a special magnet. The name of modern manicure is explained by stone patches of light.

Shellac cat's eye: a design photo how to do manicure of the house

The effect of fantastic shine is provided by metal parts which are present at composition of shellac. When the expert brings a magnet to a covering, particles gather in three-dimensional patterns.

Initially producers of a magnetic varnish offered the only option creating a vertical strip on a nail surface. Gradual expansion of the range led to emergence of means which played on female nails waves, asterisks, zigzags, curves and diagonal straight lines. But also miracle magnetics don't leave counters. Working with them and gel varnish, it is possible to achieve fantastic effects.

For uniform distribution of metal pollen it is recommended to stir up a bubble periodically. As for a palette, it is very rich. Quicker than the others flakonchik with juicy saturated contents are bought up. The combination of bright flowers and silvery parts allows to create tremendous neyl-design.

If gel varnish belongs to the Bluesky line, the magnet of any trademark will approach it. It is necessary to get an accessory, differently the effect of a precious stone won't be shown. Bluesky Cat Eye – a fine way of improvement of the exfoliating, fragile and weakened nails. The convenient brush facilitates a portrayal and doesn't allow spreading of means.

"A cat's eye" of the Kodi brand differs in the balanced consistence. It doesn't allow formation of bald spots and whitish spots.

Shellac cat's eye: a design photo how to do manicure of the house

The cosmetic product is independently leveled on a surface of a plate and doesn't demand intervention of the master. Kodi shellacs apply on a black or dark basis or at once distribute on a basic covering.

Shellac Cat Eye from the TNL brand – excellent option for the sensitive persons inclined to allergic reactions.

Shellac cat's eye: a design photo how to do manicure of the house

This covering can be carried constantly, and to change – at desire or in process of formation of chips and cracks.

Density of structure allows to cover plates in one layer without fear for pallor or gleams. Lovers of multiple layers can paint a marigold two times in a row. Saturated iridescent color reflects beauty of a natural stone.

That the covering kept strong, experts advise in the first two days after performance of manicure to refrain from contacts of hands with hot water. To go to a bath and a sauna it is also forbidden. In case of need for work with chemicals it is necessary to put on gloves.

How to apply shellac a cat's eye: instruction

How to do manicure by "cat's eye" shellac? All actions simple, and them will be mastered even by teenage girls.

Shellac cat's eye: a design photo how to do manicure of the house

Materials it is necessary is a basic and top covering, and also itself "a cat's eye" a little. For strengthening of effect and bigger expressiveness the set can be added with black gel varnish. So, we will start.

  1. Preparation of nails it is carried out to three steps. At first we remove an old covering and we give to plates of the necessary form, then we degrease surfaces.
  2. We accompany drawing means basis with drying under beams of the UF-lamp or in the LED device (one-two minutes will be enough).
  3. We strengthen effect by means of black shellac and carefully we dry this layer.
  4. We cover each nail with "a cat's eye" and we bring a magnet as it is possible close to a plate. We wait for 15 minutes, allowing the device to attract particles. Repeatedly we dry fingers.
  5. Touch-up – drawing a top covering and wiping of nails an obezzhirivatel. Pritrushivayem pastes, velvet sand or we decorate plates with liquid stones.

If there is no desire to impose a black basis, the varnish needs to be put in two layers. After the first coloring wait for drying of means and continue to be engaged in each finger serially.

Video: technology of drawing varnish gel "a cat's eye".


The magnetic varnish doesn't demand special skills, it is put easily and simply.

To look as shellac a cat's eye beautifully looks, it is possible on a photo. Its counter is the color allowing to receive different results on each shade.

Shellac cat's eye: a design photo how to do manicure of the house

Shellac cat's eye: a design photo how to do manicure of the house

Shellac cat's eye: a design photo how to do manicure of the house

Shellac cat's eye: a design photo how to do manicure of the house

Shellac cat's eye: a design photo how to do manicure of the house

About magnets and term of operation of manicure

Magnets are on sale separately or go complete with a set for shellac manicure. Their release in several variations gives a boundless scope for an embodiment of the most original plans.

Shellac cat's eye: a design photo how to do manicure of the house

For creation of a play of light on nails it is necessary to bring to them a magnet after drawing the last layer of means, without waiting for drying. This requirement slows down process, after all it is necessary to work on plates separately.

We will open some more secrets on work with a magnet.

  • Always you keep the adaptation at arm's length of 3 - 5 mm from the decorated plate. In order to avoid damage of the end result don't touch it.
  • You bring a magnet to nails approximately for 10 seconds. Through couple of sessions you will intuitively feel the necessary time and automatically to observe distance.
  • To achieve change of the directions of lines and patterns it is possible by practical consideration. Put a magnet somehow – though on a diagonal, though on a vertical and a horizontal. Skilled masters combine all three directions and receive the most difficult drawings.

Video: technology of drawing "cat's eye" gel varnish and MoYou London stemping.

P.S. If you want that shellac with effect was pleasing to the cat's eye you as it is possible more long, don't allow hit on a marigold of aggressive means in the form of solvents, alcohol and acetone. Don't allow the shining surfaces to be scratched and you don't scrape tips of nails household subjects.

Do household chores in protective gloves. Observing the set of these simple rules, you will have beautiful handles for 2 – 3 weeks. The special liquid dissolving gel varnish will help to get rid of a covering.