Gel and gel accessories company Light Elegance was born in a salon in Eugene, Oregon. Co-founder Lezlie owned a full-service salon when she and polymer chemist Jim McConnell married. Jim helped Lezlie computerize her salon and became much more involved in the business. Jim and Lezlie talked with the nail techncians in the salon and began to develop Light Elegance. The brand officially launched in 1999. In 2008, the company launched its current packaging.
Light Elegance nail products are made in the United States by McConnell Labs, Inc.
May 9, 2013
The Light Elegance Acrylic line will feature the same quality that the company’s gels are known for.
March 14, 2011
What’s really going on when your client puts her hand in the nail lamp? We explain what gel is made of and why it works so well.
November 1, 2010
The findings by three nail industry scientists contradict the conclusions of a medical report that warns of an increased risk of cancer on the hands after exposure to a UV nail light.