Gel X capsule pose: What is the American pose? (you'll love it!)

And why the Gel-x pose is the most effective!

Let's start to get to the heart of the matter: the Gel X capsule application is more effective than the application of false nails, than the application resin and even better than laying chablon! In this article, we will tell you why the American pose (or pose Gel X) has the wind in its sails!

As a bonus, find in this article some tips to take care of your nails and repair them. 

Good reading ! (reading time 10 min) 😊



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The Gel X capsule pose or American pose is a false nail application method using specific capsules.

They help secure and hold your nails while giving them a perfect finish.

The Gel X capsule application (or American pose) is applied as close as possible to the base of your nails, on their entirety.

They therefore cover the entire nail and allow you to work on its shape. Thus, the rendering is similar to the false nails pose.

When we go to a beauty salon to take care of our hands and do nail extensions, we sometimes hesitate between 2 Styles.

If we feel reserved, we opt for a short extension, with nails filed, squared, with a light varnished layer of a classic color, for example.

Other times we are in a more extravagant mood, we don't want to choose a short and demure pose.

We will then opt for a longer false nail pose in the shape of an extra-long stiletto for example.

Typically, a pose stilettos extra-long requires the help of nail extensions via une fake nails.

This is where the Gel X capsule pose (or American pose) comes into play. We will see it in the rest of our article.

Our nails don't turn into an extra-long tip overnight, and even if they do, our natural nails would break within minutes.

Luckily, there are plenty of ways to achieve instant length.

For it , we can opt for chablon or classic capsule poses. Nowadays, another not effective technique exists.

This technique is the favorite pose of celebrities and it is called the pose Gel-X (or American pose).

More and more stars are opting for the Gel-X pose (or American pose) because they like to see how natural their nails look.

It also explains why it's a popular choice for celebrities like Ariana Grande, Janelle monáe, Elle Fanning, Candice Swanepoel or Ashley Graham.

The Gel X capsule application is also a safe and healthy alternative to other nail extension techniques.

It allows to have a safe pose, without chemical product and certifies a removal without sanding the nail.

Now, let's review the pros and cons of the Gel capsule pose X

Photo of pose of gelX (American pose)

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Photo of pose of gelX (American pose)

What is the Gel-X capsule application?

The Gel X capsule pose has the simplicity of a classic capsule pose and the length of a pose faux nails.

At sobella Paris, we recommend it to all our clients.

The Gel X capsule application technique (or American pose) is made of soft capsules that are applied directly to your natural nail and can be cut and shaped to your preference.

Our nail extension service Gel-X uses the same materials as a gel manicure, but the technique can create length beyond your natural nails, thanks to special tips that are filed down to blend perfectly with your natural nails.

Unlike other nail extension techniques (such as false nails for example), the capsule pose Gel-X do not arise only on the tips of the nails. Instead, it covers the entire nail from its base.

We offer different sizes of capsules, which allow us to customize the shape of your nails and their size.

Although the pose capsule Gel-X comes in different shapes, we can cut and shape them as you like.

You can also choose from short, medium, long, stiletto, American square, round, square, stiletto, ballerina, coffin, or fine shapes just as you would with a classic false nail pose.

Once you have chosen your nail shape and size, they are prepared with our special technique.

The capsule pose Gel-X coupled with our unique know-how, allows you to preserve the health of your nails while bringing them charm and style.

The service Gel-X by sobella Paris fills in all imperfections, making the nail extension even stronger, similar to a classic capsule break.


What's good about the capsule pose Gel-X (or American pose), it is the natural aspect that it provides.

Your nails look more natural than conventional false nails or with a stencil.

This is partly due to the fact that in sobella Paris, we are able to shape them as you wish and make them as thin as your real nails.

Plus, they'll be stronger than other types of poses for long-lasting hold.

If you opt for sobella Paris to take care of your nails and opt for the technique Gel-X, get ready to spend at least an hour with us, nail polish included.

Photo of a Gel-x capsule pose (or American pose) by Sobella Paris

Source: Instagram @so.bellaparis


Photo Gelx by Sobella Paris (also called American pose)

How long does the Gel-X capsule pose (or American pose) last?

If you're looking for a nail extension technique that won't chip when you wash the dishes or peel off in a week, the technique Gel-X, will seduce you quickly.

Indeed, the capsule pose Gel-X (or American pose) is a nail extension application that stays on your nails between 6 and 12 months depending on how often you touch them up.

When properly applied, they can last up to 3-4 weeks without any lifting, which means it there will be no raised edges or chipping.

You may notice some growth at the base of your nail after wearing the extensions for more than three weeks, but this indicates that it is time to remove them or redo your nails. (more info on this).

To take care of your nails, prefer touch-ups at sobella Bets, which are made by trained professionals.

The cost of the capsule installation Gel-X (or American pose) is €50 with nail polish included.


Are Gel-X extensions safe?

With all nail extension techniques, there is a possibility of damage to your natural nail over time with prolonged use and/or improper removal.

The laying of capsules Gel-X is very safe and can be used to preserve your nails for up to 3 weeks if desired.

However, the technique Gel-X is a safe method to lengthen your nails. 

Although we did not find any damage caused by our nail poses Gel-X, Il should not forget that this technique is not without risks and that it must be ensured by un(E) professional(the).

Removal is one of secrets of the success of Gel-X because it is done without sanding the nail, nor thespoil or weaken it.

Tips sobella paris: Find recommend to make a removal after 5 or 6 poses of false nails or varnish semi-permanent to let your natural nails rest and breathe.

When your nails are bare, treat them with a strengthening treatment or nourishing oil.

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