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Product Questions:

How long will my gel manicure last?

Your Maniac gel manicure should last between 2-3 weeks.

How do I know they will fit my nails?

Each Maniac gel manicure package comes with 18 nail stickers of various sizes to ensure they will fit any nail size.

How long do the gel polish stickers last unopened and opened?

The Maniac stickers last 12 months unopened from the date of purchase. Upon opening the sealed package, apply your Maniac gel polish stickers ASAP. To preserve any remaining stickers and to prevent them from curing, store them in their original light block bag and keep them out of the light as much as possible. Use within 3 months.

Are the gel polish stickers reusable?

Once a Maniac gel polish sticker has been applied to your nail it cannot be peeled off and used again.

Ingredient, Health & Sustainability Questions:

Are the gel nails safe to use while pregnant/nursing?

Yes, the Maniac gel polish stickers are safe to wear during pregnancy.

Are the gel nails Vegan, Cruelty & Toxic-Free?

Absolutely! All our products are vegan, cruelty-free and toxin-free. None of our products are tested on animals and our ingredients do not include any animal or animal-derived ingredients. We wouldn’t have it any other way!

What are you doing to become more sustainable?

We have been working super hard to make our products as eco-friendly as possible. This is reflected in our packaging, removal oil (chemical-free) and all our products are vegan & toxin-free.

Application & Removal Questions:

How long does it take to apply the Maniac gel polish stickers?

On average, it should take about 10-15 minutes. It depends on whether it is your first applying your Maniac gel manicure or you are a Maniac pro already.

How do I remove my Maniac gel manicure?

Shimmy the wooden stick underneath the edges of the sticker. Apply the cuticle oil along the edges of the gel polish sticker. Slowly lift the sticker away from the nail.

Will the gel wraps damage my nails?

The Maniac gel polish stickers will NOT damage your nails. However, not removing them properly may cause some nail peeling. So remove your Maniac gel manicure carefully!

Shipping & Order Questions:

How fast is shipping?

If you’re ordering in the Netherland and before 22:00, delivery will be the next day (Monday-Saturday). Outside the Netherlands, it may take a little longer, depending on where you order from and your postal service.

How much is shipping?

Shipping costs are €3,45. Shipping is free for orders above €40.

What if I am not satisfied with the Maniac gel polish stickers?

Please drop us an email at info@maniac-nails.com with pictures of the concern and we will sort it out as soon as possible! We do not accept returns.

Expert Tips:

Do not apply the Maniac gel polish stickers in the sun

Because gel polish stickers harden due to UV light and are then difficult to apply.

Keep the Maniac gel polish stickers in the packaging if you're not using them yet

Because gel polish stickers harden due to UV light and are then difficult to apply.

Don't peel your Maniac manicure off without the cuticle oil

If you apply enough oil under the sticker, your nails will remain undamaged.

Press the edges of the stickers before using the lamp

To prevent hair getting stuck behind the sticker.

Apply the Top Coat again after 7 days

To prevent hair getting stuck behind the sticker.

File the edges smooth only after the stickers have been under the lamp

It doesn’t matter if your nail has some edges before using the lamp. File after the lamp, then the sticker is cured and strong.

File carefully under the nail and keep the file horizontal

Do not file on top of the sticker, this may damage the sticker.