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Nail Design Application

All you need to know about how to apply Swarovski crystals on nails

Flat Backs

Use the right tools to set our smallest Flat Backs No Hotfix into a UV gel manicure

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The hundreds of tiny crystals that make up Crystalpixie can be set into UV gel

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A step-by-step guide to applying Flat Backs on nails

Place the Swarovski stones on the nails

Step 1: Place

Arrange the Flat Backs onto the uncured UV gel topcoat

Adjust the Swarovski stone

Step 2: Adjust

Correct the position of the Flat Backs using a positioning pencil

Seal the crystal nail design

Step 3: Seal

After curing, seal the edges using a liner brush dipped in topcoat

Clean the crystals and enjoy Swarovski nail art

Step 4: Clean

Clean off the sticky layer, and enjoy your shimmering nail art!


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Browse flat backs

Explore our vast array of sparkling Flat Backs. Transforming your nails is easy when there are so many alluring colors, effects, cuts and sizes to choose from.

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A step-by-step guide to applying Swarovski Crystalpixie on nails

Sprinkle Swarovski's Crystalpixie on the nail


Pour Crystalpixie onto the uncured UV gel topcoat

Press the Swarovski crystals into the topcoat

Step 2: PRESS

Using a brush, gently push the tiny crystals into the topcoat

Seal the nail design

Step 3: SEAL

After curing, seal the edges, being sure not to touch your skin

Clean the nails and enjoy Swarovski Crystalpixie

Step 4: CLEAN

Clean off the sticky layer, and enjoy the sensational sparkle!


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Try out your nail design with Swarovski crystals and order Small Packing Units

Time to experiment

Try out a variety of crystal colors and shapes on your nail designs using our sample-sized small packing units, each with 10 or 100 crystals.

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Flat Backs No Hotfix — Swarovski crystals with extra brilliance

Flat Backs No Hotfix

Crystals with extra brilliance

Flat Backs No Hotfix are loose crystal elements backed with platinum-colored foiling for extra brilliance and protection. These Flat Backs are easy to apply and are available in a multitude of sizes, colors, shapes, and cuts.

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High-impact nails

Swarovski has all you need to make your fingertip fantasies come true. These pages point the way to eye-catching trends, sparkling products and professional techniques, all of it designed to help you create your own mini works of art.

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Waves of Color

‘The Color Freak’ is the most vibrant and lively nail personality. Ready to embrace every style and adapt to every occasion, she likes to have lots of fun with her manicure. That’s why this 3D mix of Crystal Pearls and Fancy Stones in floral hues ...

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Nail Design

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Color Charts

Love colors? Discover the intensity and richness of Swarovski crystals hues and effects with our color charts.

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Explore our inspiration gallery to get new ideas on how to embellish your nails with Swarovski stones.

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