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Pros and Cons of Using Semi Cured Gel Nails

Like all things in life, using semi cured gel nails comes with its pros and cons. They might seem like stickers that you just put on your nails, and then you’re ready to go. However, there are some other things that must be considered when using semi cured gel nails. We hope that this list of pros and cons gives you a better understanding of semi cured gels. By the end of this article, we know you’ll still be in love with using these nail kits because the pros definitely outweigh the cons!

Semi Cured Gel Nails

What are Semi Cured Gel Nails?

Before we dive into the pros and cons list, we first must answer the most basic question, “What are semi cured gel nails?” Simply put, semi cured gel nails are strips of 60% cured gel polish. They are bendy and flexible and can mold to fit your nails. After curing the semi cured gel nails to 100%, they are firm and will stay put on your nails for up to two full weeks. They are the modern person’s solution to easy and flawless at-home manicures.

Now, let’s get started with the pros and cons list to give you a good understanding of semi cured gel nails and why they are the best way to get the cutest at-home manicure.

Cons of Using Semi Cured Gel Nails

We’ll first start off listing the cons of using semi cured gel nails, and we’ll finish off this article with the pros. Let’s get into it!

Con #1: You have to do it yourself.
The first con is that unlike going to the nail salon, you have to apply semi cured gel nails yourself (unless you’re doing them with a buddy, of course!). For some people, this is actually a pro because they like having control over what happens with their nails, but for others, it could be a downside.

Con #2: You need a curing lamp.
For people who do not already own a gel lamp, this could be a con because you will need to get one before you can start using semi cured gel nails. Thankfully, they are super affordable, and ohora is currently running a welcome event where you can get a free gel lamp on your first order! While this would be a con for people who don’t have a curing lamp, this is easily overcome.

Con #3: It might take a few tries to find the right size.
Each person’s nails are unique in shape and size, which is why it might take a few tries to find the right size nail for you. Thankfully, each ohora semi cured gel nail kit comes with 15 different sizes of gel nails, so you are bound to find the perfect size in your nail kit. Because there are so many different size options though, you may need to peel off a few extra until you find the size that’s right for you.

Pros of Using Semi Cured Gel Nails

Now let’s move on to the pros of using semi cured gel nails. We won’t be able to list them all today, but once you try semi cured gel nails for yourself, you’ll learn all about the amazing pros of using semi cured gel nails!

Pro #1: Semi cured gel nails are easy to apply.
Applying semi cured gel nails is as easy as 1-2-3. Even though you have to apply them onto your nails yourself, the process is very easy to have a salon-quality manicure. There are only a few simple steps to achieving that perfect at-home manicure curing semi cured gel nails:

  • Peel off the gel nails and press them onto your nails.
  • Trim and file down the gel nails to the correct size for you.
  • Put them under the gel lamp until they are fully cured.

That’s all it takes to get the cutest and easiest manicure! This is a huge pro for so many people because going to the salon or painting your nails using nail polish can be such a hassle sometimes.

Pro #2: Semi cured gel nails are super affordable.
This pro of using semi cured gel nails doesn’t have to do with application or style, but it has everything to do with your wallet. Semi cured gel nails are super affordable, especially compared to getting a full set of gel nails from a nail salon. Today, a gel manicure can cost $50 or more. At ohora, you can about three semi cured gel nail kits for the same price as one salon manicure. That’s what we call wallet-friendly!

Pro #3: Semi cured gel nails come in so many stunning designs and shades.
The last pro that we’re going to get to today is that there are dozens of gorgeous nail colors and designs to choose from when it comes to semi cured gel nail kits. Ohora patents each of their nail designs, so you won’t find anything like it from other brands or a nail salon! Here are examples of some of the many beautiful designs you can wear on your nails:

Semi Cured Gel Nails
Semi Cured Gel Nails
Semi Cured Gel Nails

We hope this article was helpful for you and that it gave you some insight into the pros and cons of using semi cured gel nails. Even though there are a couple of cons, the pros are much more significant, and once you start using semi cured gel nails, you really won’t want to do your nails any other way!

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