August 4, 2014
Before there was gel-polish, there was gel. Making its debut in the mid-1980s, this product was designed as an enhancement for clients who desired a glossy, durable finish. While many clients might think there is a big difference between gel and acrylic, gels actually rely on ingredients from the acrylic family. Perhaps the tougher distinction to make is between hard (traditional) and soft (soak-off) gels.
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July 30, 2014
They are bright, bold, and ready to be seen in the sunshine.
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July 30, 2014
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Cosmoprof North America saw growth across all categories at its 2014 event. CPNA took over the Mandalay Bay Convention Center July 13-15.
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July 23, 2014
The bonding base coat is also available in pink.
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July 9, 2014
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Summer is the perfect season to sell your clients on neon color.
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May 8, 2014
New P+ Soak-off Glitter gel-polishes for summer from Light Elegance are available, bringing the entire glitter gel-polish collection up to 28 shades.
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May 1, 2014
Read what Jim McConnell, a chemist and the president of Light Elegance, has to say about how glitter's made and why it sparkles.
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April 23, 2014
In this video from the NAILS Troubleshooter series, Light Elegance educator Loni Preato shows how to build and file a short stiletto nail with gel.
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April 17, 2014
In this video from the NAILS Troubleshooter series, Light Elegance educator Loni Preato shows how to properly prepare nails for a manicure.
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March 18, 2014
With so many newer gel-based inventions on the market (soft gels, gel-polish, soak-off gels), how does hard gel stand out? Director of research and development at Nubar, Dr. Norair Arkoian, and Light Elegance president Jim McConnell explain it all.
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March 5, 2014
In this video from the NAILS Troubleshooter series, Light Elegance educator Loni Preato shows how to create negative space nail art with gel-polish and gel paints.
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February 21, 2014
Light Elegance’s spring 2014 Glitter Gel collection is as wild as the weather, with glitters ranging from the classic red Be Mine to the sinister yet sexy Black Diamond.
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February 19, 2014
The bright spring 2014 Goodie Goodie Gumdrop collection by Light Elegance is sweet in more ways than one.
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February 12, 2014
In this video from the NAILS Troubleshooter series, Light Elegance educator Loni Preato shows how to create a simple Valentine's Day design with gel paints.
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January 29, 2014
Go no further this winter than the Light Elegance Winter 2014 Glitter Gel collection to give your clients sparkle and ignite the long nights.
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