How to Apply Target Press-On Nails

Target press-on nails can be purchased at Target stores and online.

Gather your supplies

1. A set of Target press-on nails 2.  Nail file or buffer 3. Cuticle pusher 4. Nail glue 5. Cotton balls or swabs 6. Nail polish remover 7.  Alcohol

Prep your nails

Remove any old nail polish. File or buff your nails lightly to remove any shine. Push back your cuticles with a cuticle pusher.

Size your nails

Select the press-on nails that are the best fit for your nails. You may need to file or trim the sides of the press-on nails to get a perfect fit.

Apply nail glue to the press-on nail

Apply a small amount of nail glue to the back of the press-on nail.

Press the press-on nail onto your natural nail

Starting at the base of the nail and working your way up. Hold the press-on nail in place for 30 seconds to ensure a secure bond.

File and buff the edges of the press-on nails

Gently file and buff the edges of the press-on nails to create a smooth finish.

Apply cuticle oil

Apply cuticle oil to the edges of your nails to moisturize and protect.

If you get glue on your skin, use a cotton ball or swab dipped in nail polish remover to remove it.

Apply top coat

Apply top coat to the press-on nails for added shine and protection.

You can also use a UV light to cure the nail glue for added strength.