November 20, 2012
The portion of a nail service, usually an acrylic service, that focuses on reducing the moisture and oils on the natural nail so that a tip or sculpt will adhere best; often, problems with acrylic nails are the result of incomplete nail prep.
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September 26, 2012
In this video from the NAILS Troubleshooter series, Thao Nguyen gives some tips on cleaning the nail plate before a service and using a cuticle nipper correctly.
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September 15, 2012
Cleansers are used in the nail industry to remove oils and moisture from the nail plate prior to product application. The cleanser temporarily dehydrates the nail plate so it is better able to adhere to the product about to be applied, thus helping prevent service breakdown.
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July 25, 2012
Vicki Peters shows how to clean and prep the natural nail bed using an e-file.
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May 9, 2012
Follow these three key steps to prepare the nails for the Glass Glaze or Extreme System by Backscratchers.
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October 19, 2011
CEO of Bellissima International Marnie Hadley shows how to properly prep nails for a Bellissima International Gel application.
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April 20, 2010
Kinetics’ Deluxe Implement Kit is a stylish implement kit containing seven tools in a hand tool pouch.
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April 20, 2010
Antoine De Paris’ #44 Combination Tool is made of cobalt stainless steel and has a convex pusher and pterygium knife tool.
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February 22, 2010
Nailezee offers an Advanced Nail Growth System, formulated by professionals with over 30 years of accumulated experience in treating all types of nail conditions.
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August 19, 2009
Tweezerman’s Master Tech Pterygium Tool pushes cuticles without scratching the nail plate.
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July 22, 2009
NSI’s Nailpure Plus prepares the natural nail for any enhancement.
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February 10, 2009
Introducing the top-selling OPI Nail Lacquer shades you and your clients love in a long-lasting, UV-cured, soak-off gel formula! Axxium Soak-Off Gel Lacquers are easy to apply for smooth, flawless results. Polish it on similar to nail lacquer, then UV cure!
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February 1, 2009
Quick tips to ensure a clean nail plate which is a must to make sure product adheres properly to the nail.
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July 2, 2008
Watch step-by-step demonstrations covering acrylic, gel, and nail art.
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June 17, 2008
Quick tips and review for the AXXIUM system.
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