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The Science of Gels

March 14, 2011  | Article

What’s really going on when your client puts her hand in the nail lamp? We explain what gel is made of and why it works so well.

Keywords: colored gels   Doug Schoon   gels   LED lights   Light Elegance  

UV Nail Lamps Are Safe, Say Industry Experts

November 1, 2010  | Article

The findings by three nail industry scientists contradict the conclusions of a medical report that warns of an increased risk of cancer on the hands after exposure to a UV nail light.

Keywords: Doug Schoon   gels   Jim McConnell   Light Elegance   OPI Products  

Daylight Duo Design UV Lamp

August 17, 2010  | Product

Daylight’s new Duo Design UV Lamp is a 36-watt manicure and pedicure lamp that ensures maximum light on the nails for optimal results.

Keywords: polish-drying products   UV lights  

Sealed with a Gel: UV Gel Top Coats

April 1, 2010  | Article

If you’re looking to add a nice finishing touch to any nail look, a UV gel top coat can be a great way to cap off the enhancement with a protective and high-gloss coating.

Keywords: add-on services   Akzentz   Backscratchers   Bellissima   Bio Sculpture Gel  

The ABCs and Zs of SPF, UVA, and UVB

August 1, 2009  | Article

It’s tanning season, which means it’s time to educate clients on how to protect themselves from sun damage. Most people know that SPF stands for sun protection factor and that few users apply enough sunblock to do the trick. What you might not know is that the SPF pertains only to UVB rays.

Keywords: SPF   tanning   UV lights  

EZ Flow Master It! 36-Watt UV Light System

March 4, 2009  | Product

EZ Flow's Master It! 36-Watt UV Light System is sensor activated and cures all UV gels and top coats.

Keywords: EZ Flow   UV lights  

OPI Axxium UV Light

November 11, 2008  | Product

OPI’s Axxium UV Light is structured to give you more energy distribution with fewer bulbs.

Keywords: energy efficient products   OPI Products   UV lights  

The 5 Most Important Things to Remember When Working With Gels

November 1, 2008  | Article

Understanding the characteristics of gels will help you apply them flawlessly.

Keywords: business cards   gels   product contamination   UV lights  

Prepared for Repairs?

September 1, 2008  | Article

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.

Keywords: electric files   equipment repairs   pedicure spas   salon furnishings   UV lights  

UV Light Cured Gel: How It Works

August 1, 2008  | Article

We’re all thankful for our UV light-cured gels. But do you know the science behind the curing process?

Keywords: gels   UV lights  

Gel Fills by the Numbers

March 1, 2008  | Demo

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.

Keywords: electric filing techniques   enhancements   fills   gels   nail prep  

The New Wave of Gels

November 1, 1998  | Article

Light-activated gel systems have been revamped for the healthy, odor-free environment of the 90s.

Keywords: En Vogue   gels   IBD   international   Nailco  

Inside A UV Light

August 1, 1997  | Article

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.

Keywords: gels   how products are made   UV lights  

Shedding Light on UV Lamps

December 1, 1996  | Article

The attraction of light-cured products is that you do away with solvents, says one manufacturer.

Keywords: gels   IBD   NSI   OPI Products   UV Lamps  

OPI’s MicroBond Lamp Awarded U.S. Patent

September 1, 1995  | Article

This first patent was granted on the design of and technology used in the lamp’s bulbs.

Keywords: gels   OPI Products   patents   UV lights  

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