Traditional gels can only be removed by filing. However, soak-off gels can be removed by acetone. Chemically, traditional gels are more cross-linked, which gives them more resistance to acetone. Soak-off gels have been altered so they can be attacked by acetone.
November 1, 2010
The new crop of UV-cured brush-on gel polishes has set the industry abuzz. But what exactly is the technology behind these so-called hybrids, and how can they affect your business?
July 1, 2010
It’s been a while since the nail industry had something truly new to capture our imagination. But over the course of the last several years, several professional manufacturers have been fine-tuning gel technologies and the product developments are truly something to get excited about.
June 1, 2008
Here is a quick rundown to give you a little info on some of the more common enhancement systems.