November 26, 2013
Akzentz educator Gina Silvestro shows how to simply mix Akzentz Gel Art Powder with any Akzentz UV/LED Options colors to create beautiful, odor-free 3-D nail art. It's great for beginners, because you have plenty of time to sculpt each petal into the perfect shape and it does not get hard until you put it in the light.
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January 9, 2013
InStyle magazine tried top gel polish brands at several different neighborhood salons to weigh the pros and cons of getting a professional-quality gel mani or pedi.
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August 1, 2012
Once you start working with clients regularly, you may run into minor mishaps that will challenge you. To help you out when they do, keep this chart handy for pointers on fixing some of the most common problems.
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May 15, 2012
SuperNail has now entered the world of LED.
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May 14, 2012
Odyssey Nail System CEO Trang Nguyen has come out with a brand new design for his gel lamp and introduces the industry’s first LED and CFL combo lamp.
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March 15, 2012
UV-CFL lamps are used to cure gels.
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March 15, 2012
LED lamps are used to cure gels.
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February 14, 2012
The Gelish LED 18G is a scientifically engineered, precisely calibrated LED (Light Emitting Diode) light.
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September 6, 2011
UV or not UV? The new crop of LED gel lamps on the market have caused a bit of confusion as to the benefits and differences between LED and the standard UV lamps techs have been using for years. To help clear up the subject, NAILS has highlighted the biggest differences between the two so you can be better informed on lamp purchases and maintenance.
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July 26, 2011
The perfect complement to your gel polish service is the high-quality, cost-effective Versa Cure UV Nail Bonding Lamp from NSI.
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July 8, 2011
An overview of OPI's UV light source for the Axxium Soak-Off Gels.
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July 8, 2011
Some tips on curing techniques to ensure a thorough cure and prevent any service breakdown.
Keywords: curing gels OPI Products
April 11, 2011
Young Nails' Greg Salo describes how to properly use the company's UV light. Understanding hand positioning on the base plate is the key to a solid cure.
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March 24, 2011
Jessica is shedding some light with its new Pro-LED 30. The new light complements Jessica’s GELeration line of color soak-off gels that brush on like polish.
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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.
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