Gel Manicures, Pedicures & Bio Sculpture Nails - FAQs

At Beauty Worx, we love to create stunning nails using Bio Sculpture. We also offer Gelish Gel Manicure and Pedicures. Read our Frequently Asked Questions about these treatments. Ashburton and Christchurch. 


About Bio Sculpture Nails

What are Bio Sculpture nails?

Bio Sculpture nails are a type of gel nail treatment that offers a long-lasting, chip-free manicure. They are known for their durability and natural-looking finish.

How long do Bio Sculpture nails last?

When properly cared for, Bio Sculpture nails can last up to three weeks without chipping or lifting. However, the longevity may vary depending on factors such as individual nail growth and lifestyle.

How do I care for Bio Sculpture nails?

To ensure the longevity of your Bio Sculpture nails, it is recommended to:

  • Avoid using your nails as tools to prevent excessive stress.
  • Wear gloves while engaging in activities that may involve chemicals or excessive moisture.
  • Regularly moisturize your cuticles and nails to maintain their health.
  • Schedule regular maintenance appointments every two to three weeks.

Are Bio Sculpture nails damaging to natural nails?

When applied and removed correctly by a trained professional, Bio Sculpture nails should not cause any damage to your natural nails. It is essential to follow proper removal procedures to maintain the health of your nails. It is best applied on nails that have some length. Bio Sculpture does not apply length. 

What's the quality like?

Bio Sculpture nails are renowned for their exceptional quality. The gel used in the process is specially formulated to provide a flexible and durable finish, ensuring a long-lasting and chip-free manicure. The products used are rigorously tested and developed to meet the highest industry standards, ensuring a safe and reliable nail treatment. While the initial cost may be slightly higher than traditional manicures, the quality and longevity of Bio Sculpture nails make them a worthwhile investment for those seeking durable and beautiful nails.

What is the cost?

At Beauty Worx, we offer competitive pricing for Bio Sculpture nail services. Our first set on bare nails is priced at $95, providing you with a beautiful and long-lasting set of Bio Sculpture nails. Additionally, we charge $110 for the removal and replacement of the gel, ensuring a seamless transition to a fresh set.

We take pride in offering these services at a more affordable price compared to many other Bio Sculpture qualified suppliers. Our goal is to provide high-quality nail treatments without compromising on cost-effectiveness. Bio sculpture is a commitment and great for those traveling and wanting a longer lasting polish. 


Please note that individual experiences may vary, and it is crucial to consult with a professional nail technician who specializes in Bio Sculpture nails for personalized advice and guidance. The effectiveness and longevity of the treatment can depend on various factors, including individual nail health and aftercare.

If you have any further questions or need assistance, our knowledgeable staff at Beauty Worx will be happy to help you during your appointment.


Gel Manicure and Pedicure Services 

What is Gelish gel nail polish?

Gelish is a popular brand of gel nail polish known for its long-lasting and chip-resistant formula. It provides a glossy finish and is available in a wide range of colors.

How long does Gelish gel nail polish last?

When applied correctly and with proper care, Gelish gel nail polish can last up to ten days without chipping or peeling. This duration may vary depending on individual nail health* and daily activities.

How is Gelish gel nail polish different from regular nail polish?

Unlike regular nail polish, Gelish gel nail polish requires a UV or LED lamp to cure and harden the polish. This results in a longer-lasting manicure that is less prone to chipping.

Is Gelish gel nail polish safe for natural nails?

Gelish gel nail polish is formulated to be gentle on natural nails when applied and removed correctly. However, it is important to follow proper nail care practices and seek professional assistance for removal to minimize any potential damage.

Can I remove Gelish gel nail polish at home?

While it is possible to remove Gelish gel nail polish at home, it is recommended to have it professionally removed to avoid any damage to the natural nails. Our salon offers safe and efficient gel polish removal services. We offer this as an additional fee of $15-$30

How often should I get my Gelish gel nails maintained?

To maintain the best appearance and longevity of your Gelish gel nails, we recommend visiting our salon every two to three weeks for a Re coat or new application, depending on the growth of your natural nails.

Do you offer plain nail polish?

Please note that we no longer offer the option of plain polish for nail services. However, we now do a plain polish a repair clear, which is a clear polish with a slight shimmer. This special formulation is designed to help nourish and strengthen your nails while providing a natural-looking finish.

How much does it cost?

We have nail treatments from $55-89 prices depend on duration of treatment and skill level of therapist. 

If you have any further questions or need assistance, our knowledgeable staff at Beauty Worx will be happy to help you during your appointment.