March 28, 2011
Cosmopolitan’s Beauty Q&A asks: Is acetone nail polish remover really that bad?
Keywords: acetone/removal products CND Jan Arnold non-acetone
September 23, 2010
La Fresh Nail Polish Remover Pads are biodegradable and natural. One pad cleans and conditions all 10 nails with a fresh Tuscan blood orange scent. Formulated with a nourishing blend of vitamin E, aloe, glycerin, rosemary, and horsetail extracts, the pads are free of acetone, acetate, parabens, petrochemicals, glycols, dyes, artificial fragrances, and animal byproducts.
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September 7, 2010
Glamour’s beauty expert Andrea Pomerantz Lustig recommends getting gel manicures only once in a while, as the removal process can leave nails weak after lots of filing and acetone soaking.
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February 1, 2010
Risé Carter of NSI, Doug Schoon of CND, Paul Bryson of OPI, and numerous other manufacturers and nail techs have sent letters to Dr. Oz. I encourage you to do the same. Go watch the video and then click on the Contact Us link at the bottom of the page.
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December 16, 2009
Lucky magazine highlights the Essie Nail Corrector Pen for quick polish mistake cleanups.
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November 9, 2009
Add a little extra personality to your nail table with this heart-shaped dappen dish from Atwood Industries.
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November 1, 2009
A green alternative to traditional polish remover, Wilaverde by Bodipure offers polish remover that contains no acetone or ethyl acetate. The 100% biodegradable formula is enriched with soy to condition nails, cuticles, and skin on contact and has no unpleasant odor.
Keywords: acetone/removal products Bodipure
July 1, 2009
Creating the perfect set of acrylics could be considered an art, but the foundation behind it is found in the science. NAILS breaks down the chemistry behind liquid-and-powder in laymen's terms.
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July 1, 2009
A woman was seriously injured when a bowl of acetone ignited.
Keywords: acetone/removal products client health CND Doug Schoon working safely
April 1, 2008
There are key differences between soak-off and regular gels that every nail tech should know about before performing the service.
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April 1, 2001
Heating up acetone in a microwave causes a fire that damages the salon and injures a nail technician.
Keywords: acetone/removal products Doug Schoon
October 1, 2000
Here, we give you some tips on removing gels. From filling to soaking there’s more than one way to do it. And it doesn’t always have to be difficult.
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July 1, 1995
The Nail Doctor answers all of your pressing questions and revisits the topic of menstruation's effects on the nails.
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February 1, 1994
Paul Kechijian answers questions on nail infections, how to deal with unpleasant fungus and a frequent nail-biter.
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October 1, 1993
The Nail Doctor helps us interpret brown lines on our nails, and the potential effects of acetone.
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