July 16, 2014
In this video from the NAILS Troubleshooter series, Light Elegance educator Loni Preato shows how to properly use a brush to pick up gel.
July 9, 2014
In this video from the NAILS Troubleshooter series, Light Elegance educator Loni Preato shows how to create a splatter effect using gel paint cured on the shiny side of the excess form paper.
July 9, 2014
The perfect bright, fun, and summery negative space pedicure.
June 27, 2014
After participating in her first nail competition, Holly is ready for the next one.
June 19, 2014
In this video from the NAILS Troubleshooter series, Light Elegance educator Loni Preato shows how to create a quick 15-minute gel fill, perfect for the lunchtime client.
June 16, 2014
Check out these tips from competition director, Carla Collier.
June 13, 2014
Learn how to make these gel nails with roses and gold foil from Denise Heavner in Jefferson, Ohio.
June 10, 2014
Gella, made in the USA, is reasonably priced with all the trendy colors that give you almost every possible color combination your clients will want.
Its unique formula will not chip or peel and cures to a durable and tacky finish (base) that, when wiped clean of its tacky residue, can also leave a crystal clear protective finish (top).
Use the spatula end to mix gels and the sleeker end to remove old gel from the cuticle area or remove debris from under the free edge of the nail. The #184 is a stainless steel inox model.
June 9, 2014
New to the Gel II line, these colors are inspired by the runway.
June 3, 2014
They are bright, bold, and ready to be seen in the sunshine.
June 3, 2014
Kupa Inc. announced the first ever Kamp Kupa session, a four-day hands-on workshop for students and professionals looking for extra training to advance their skill level.
May 15, 2014
Holly Schippers (The FingerNailFixer) offers her take on the actual scientific facts about gel manicures.
May 11, 2014
LCN introduces its new black Recolution soak-off gel colors.
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