September 15, 2011
Angel Love Nails is an organic, protein-based gel formula that creates lovely looking enhancements that are healthy for the natural nail.
Keywords: colored gels gels
June 24, 2011
An overview of Entity's products that use nanotechnology to maximize skin hydration and rejuvenation, and achieve better gel performance.
Keywords: Entity Beauty gels nanotechnology
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.
Keywords: colored gels Doug Schoon gels LED lights Light Elegance
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.
Keywords: Doug Schoon gels Jim McConnell Light Elegance OPI Products
September 1, 2008
The kit is odor-free and enables techs to do natural nail services, overlays with T3 fiber gel, gel-and-powder services, and liquid-and-powder services.
Keywords: gels odorless systems Star Nail Products
August 1, 2008
We’re all thankful for our UV light-cured gels. But do you know the science behind the curing process?
Keywords: gels UV lights
November 1, 2004
It didn’t take Elaine Watson long before she began setting her sights past the nail table.
Keywords: Behind the Scenes Elaine Watson gels Star Nail Products
September 1, 2004
This month's panelists answer reader questions about nail conditions.
Keywords: acrylic troubleshooting acrylics backfills effect of UV light elderly clients
March 1, 2003
With the new technology being applied to gels there is a good range of options for techs looking to create pink-and- whites, correct damaged or misshapen nails, add shine and protection to natural nails or acrylic enhancements, or give a client durable and long-wearing nail color. The main thing to keep in mind when dealing with various forms of gel is that the primary difference between them is the viscosity.
Keywords: enhancements gels monomer
September 1, 1997
Gels are highly sensitive and tricky to produce. Keeping strict control over temperature and environment is critical for product quality.
Keywords: gels how products are made ingredients
August 1, 1997
Thanks to technology old heavy UV lamps have given way to today's sleek and quick models. Their production is subjected to rigorous quality control.
Keywords: gels how products are made UV lights
May 1, 1986
As more is known about the gels, and their ingredients, we will all feel safer about their long-term use.
Keywords: gels UV lights