August 28, 2013
The Eelay Device is a tool that creates custom-fit full-cover artificial nails. It includes a gauge to measure the client's nail, a small molding machine with corresponding metal molds, and nail blanks made from durable patented plastic.
This video demonstrates the first step toward making a custom nail tip: Measuring the nail's arch shape and size with an Eelay gauge.
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November 19, 2012
A co-polymer (of acrylonitrile-butadiene-styrene monomers) from which most artificial nail tips are made.
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October 1, 2010
As fashion designers experiment with different textures on the runway, nail polish manufacturers keep up with an array of stylish nail polish finish offerings — from the traditional cream to the edgy suede. One nail tech shares her expertise to help you sort through all of the jargon and match the appropriate client to the appropriate finish.
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