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6 Tips For Using Colored Acrylic
Do: small balls of product.
Don't: Huge globs of product.
Tip#2: Work dry, using very small balls of product and a perfectly tipped nail application brush. A small nail art brush won’t give you the right liquid-to-powder ratio. Working wet will make the colors inconsistent and the colors will bleed as the extra monomer spreads. Place the small, dry ball of product where you want it and let it settle. Be sure to wipe your application brush well as the ball is settling, leaving no liquid in the belly of the brush and wiping the brush to a pointed tip Work with the tip of the brush to push the product into place. Make edges with straight sides – just like a cookie cutter – making sure the product is dense enough but not too high.