November 1, 2008
Understanding the characteristics of gels will help you apply them flawlessly.
September 1, 2008
Gel lamps, pedicure thrones and e-files are vital to your business. So what do you do if they go on the blink? Dealing with a major equipment malfunction shouldn't force you to shutter up the shop. Be proactive with this handy guide.
August 1, 2008
We’re all thankful for our UV light-cured gels. But do you know the science behind the curing process?
March 1, 2008
It’s been a couple of weeks since your client left the salon with a shiny new set of gel enhancements. Her busy fingers have washed dishes, made beds, surfed the Internet, and clicked the seatbelt, leaving her in need of your professional services to bring them back to their original beauty and balance. Embrace the ease and forgiveness of gel with this basic gel fill routine.
November 1, 1998
Light-activated gel systems have been revamped for the healthy, odor-free environment of the 90s.
August 1, 1997
Thanks to technology old heavy UV lamps have given way to today's sleek and quick models. Their production is subjected to rigorous quality control.
September 1, 1995
This first patent was granted on the design of and technology used in the lamp’s bulbs.
April 1, 1995
September 1, 1994
Using a light-based nail technique lends an aura of advanced technology to your work that enhances its value to clients. Now, the power of light is harnessed to cure gels, to quickly dry top coats and polish seals, and even to polymerize liquid and powder systems.
February 1, 1992
Every month, our nail doctor answers readers' questions about any health-related issue.
Avoiding allergic reactions and lifting with gel systems is a matter of precision and correct technique.
January 1, 1991
Today's gel systems combine flexibility, strength, and plenty of profit potential
May 1, 1986
As more is known about the gels, and their ingredients, we will all feel safer about their long-term use.
November 1, 1985
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