A range of three super fine mica style powders in Silver, Gold and Rainbow (our holographic pigment powder). Combined with Lecenté’s Layer-It (a tack-free layer that allows the powder to adhere and create the chrome effect) you can give your clients those on trend chrome nails or dazzling rainbow effect, just in time for the party season.
Lecenté Chromes are launching on Monday 14th November at our Christmas Extravaganza Shop Event!
Lecenté™ Chrome Collection FAQ
What Products Come In This Collection?
The collection consists of 2 different Chrome powders, 1 holographic powder and a bottle of Lecenté Layer It.
Does This Collection Come As A Kit?
Yes, the Lecenté Chrome Collection Kit consists of; Lecenté Silver Chrome Powder, Lecenté Gold Chrome Powder, Lecenté Rainbow Powder and a bottle of Lecenté Layer It.
What Is Lecenté Silver Chrome Powder?
An exceptionally fine, aluminium mica based powder, approved for cosmetic use by the EU and FDA, for creating mirror style chrome nail finishes as part of a Shellac Manicure.
What Is Lecenté Gold Chrome Powder?
An exceptionally fine, mica based powder with yellow pigment, approved for cosmetic use by the EU and FDA, for creating golden mirror style chrome nail finishes as part of a Shellac Manicure.
What Is Lecenté Rainbow Chrome Powder?
An exceptionally fine, mica type based powder, approved for cosmetic use by the EU and FDA, for creating rainbow chrome nail finishes as part of a Shellac Manicure.
What Is Lecenté Layer It?
A clear layer that cures in both the original CND Lamp and the CND LED Lamp with no residual sticky top film after curing.
Why Do I Need To Use Lecenté Layer It?
In order to achieve the chrome style finish, the Lecenté Chrome Powders must be applied to the surface provided by Lecenté Layer It. Applying the Chrome Powders directly to cured Shellac Colour or Top Coat will not give the effect.
Were These Products Made By CND?
No, this system comes from Lecenté who developed it to work as a tool for nail artists using CND’s Shellac system.
Why Are Creative Academy+ Manchester & Sweet Squared Carrying This Collection?
Creative Academy+ Manchester and Sweet Squared are dedicated to serving the professional with high quality products that ensure success. Providing a simple, efficient method to create the chrome look with Shellac was a high priority. Professionals asked, S2 provided.
Why Has It Taken So Long For This Collection To Come Out?
Lecenté have had this collection in the research and development stage for as long as was necessary to ensure quality, ease of use, longevity and a quick removal with no damage when used as part of a Shellac service.
Does Lecenté Layer It Cure In Both CND Lamps?
Yes, manufacturer’s testing demonstrates the proper cure of Lecenté Layer It in both the original CND Lamp and the CND LED Lamp. Cure using the 3 button in the CND LED Lamp, or for 2 minutes in the original CND lamp.
Do I Need To Do A Course To Use These Products?
Qualified Nail Professionals can purchase and use the Lecenté Chrome Collection without further education.
Can I Use Lecenté Layer It As A Top Coat?
Lecenté Layer It is intended as a layer to adhere nail art mediums to, and not as a top coat.
How Does Lecenté Layer It Effect Normal Shellac Removal?
Expect to add 3-5 minutes to the usual Shellac removal time. There is no filing or buffing required.
How Do These Products Affect The 14+ Day Wear Of Shellac?
The wear time of Shellac is not affected, provided the application steps are followed correctly.
How Much Longer Will The Treatment Take To Perform?
Expect to add around 5 minutes to the service time.
What Is The Best Shellac Colour To Use Under The New Powders?
Each Shellac colour will give a slightly different result. Follow us on Facebook and Instagram to see the different colour effects you can create with the Chromes.
What Tool Should I Use To Apply The Lecenté Chrome Powders, Can I Use My Lecenté G1 Brush?
The applicator provided in the kit is the best tool for applying Lecenté Chrome Powders to Lecenté Layer It.
Can I Use The Chrome Powders On The Top Film Of The Cured Shellac Colour Layer?
While the Lecenté Chrome Powders could be applied to the Shellac top film, the result will not be a chrome finish, instead they will look more metallic.
Can I Use This Collection With Regular Polish?
It is not recommended to use the Lecenté Chrome Collection with regular, air-drying polish to create the chrome look.