Topic : adhesives

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delamination

October 13, 2014  | Encyclopedia

the separation of two or more layers because of adhesive failure

Keywords: acrylics   adhesives  

catalyst

October 13, 2014  | Encyclopedia

a substance added to an adhesive or coating to promote, speed, or control the curing (hardening) process

Keywords: adhesives   curing  

Snow Queen UV Gel Winter Stiletto Nails

December 4, 2013  | Video

RDcorp, a Russian manufacturer, welcomes winter with this stiletto design using colored gels, nail art appliques, and glitter.

Keywords: adhesives   colored gels   French twists   gels   glitter  

Nail Fashion Week: Nailpatchme's Winter Collection

December 3, 2013  | Video

Nail Fashion Week is France-based Nailpatchme's way of showcasing the company's winter 2014 nail appliques collection.

Keywords: adhesives   fashion   Fashion Week   nail art appliques  

Troubleshooter: Foil French Manicure

November 20, 2013  | Video

In this video from the NAILS Troubleshooter series, LaShaun Brown-Glenn, a U.S. business development manager and trainer for Alessandro, shows how to create a French manicure with foil.

Keywords: adhesives   Alessandro   foils   French manicures   French nail art  

cyanoacrylate

May 14, 2013  | Encyclopedia

An adhesive or coating that hardens quickly in the presence of moisture (the curing agent) and may be hardened faster by using a catalyst or accelerator.

Keywords: adhesives   chemicals   DeEnterprises   glue  

liquid resins

November 19, 2012  | Encyclopedia

Organic polymer liquids that, when converted into their final state for use, become a resin; refers to uncross-linked polymers.

Keywords: adhesives   chemicals   glue  

glue

November 19, 2012  | Encyclopedia

Through general usage, this term has come to describe all adhesives, including cyanoacrylates; true glues are protein-based adhesives obtained from the hides, tendons, cartilage, bones, etc. of animals.

Keywords: adhesives   chemicals   glue  

adhesive

November 19, 2012  | Encyclopedia

A chemical substance capable of holding together two surfaces; the most common adhesive in the nail industry is cyanoacrylate (also called “glue”).

Keywords: adhesives   chemicals   glue  

Backscratchers Stikr Product Control Tutorial

April 20, 2012  | Video

Follow these guidelines for best results when using Stikr with the extender tip applicator bottle.

 

Keywords: adhesives   Backscratchers  

Care and Use of Stikr Brush On Adhesive

March 31, 2012  | Video

Get maximum benefits and use of Stikr Brush On adhesive using these simple tips.

 

Keywords: adhesives   Backscratchers  

Dashing Diva DesignFX

November 22, 2011  | Product

Dashing Diva’s new DesignFX line is comprised of 36 unique nail appliqués that feature cutting edge nail art combined with high-end fashion.

Keywords: adhesives   Dashing Diva   nail art  

resin

January 3, 2011  | Encyclopedia

Resin is either a solid or semi-solid organic material that has an indefinite and often very high molecular weight, exhibits a tendency to flow when subjected to stress or force, and will usually soften or melt when heated.

Keywords: adhesives   chemicals   resin  

ibd Turns 40

July 1, 2010  | Article

ibd, the company that invented the first nail tip and the first nail glue celebrates 40 years of producing professional UV and adhesive products.

Keywords: adhesives   American International Industries   IBD   Nail Tips  

A Tip by Any Other Name

February 1, 2010  | Article

Though many technicians prefer to sculpt, a pre-made nail tip that can be adhered to the natural nail can give newbie nail techs a nice runway to learn the delicate craft of gel and acrylic sculpting, while providing great-looking results.

Keywords: adhesives   filing techniques   glue   learning new techniques   Nail Tips  
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