Create Custom Gel-Polish with Infinite Color Palette
December 11, 2014
Get creative and mix up your own custom gel-polish shade with the Infinite Color Palette system from Americanails.com. A few simple steps will transform nearly any nail polish color into durable gel-polish that can last for weeks without peeling or chipping, according to the manufacturer. Mix colors, add glitters, and have fun concocting a new formula.
1. Attach filler tube to the Lacquer
Antique Glass Nail Art Tutorial
December 12, 2014
with gel-polish, construction gel, pigments, and foil to improve the designs.”
Follow these steps to see how Nieves used gel-polish and gold foil over an acrylic set to create a colorful antique glass effect manicure.
1. Clean and prep the nails for acrylic application. Sculpt the nail extension in a square shape using cover pink and apply white acrylic to the nail tip.
2. Apply black
Light Elegance Party Nail with the P+ Soak-off System
December 1, 2014
Give your clients more ways to sparkle this holiday season by offering the P+ Soak-off System featuring high-shine P+ soak-off glitter gel-polishes that incorporate the same highly concentrated glitters Light Elegance is known for. With an assortment of bold colors and glitters, the gel-polishes reach a desired opacity in one or two thin coats, are packed with pigment, have no pullback
Cinderella Spring 2015 Gelish Collection: The Golden Carriage
March 6, 2015
In celebration of the Disney classic tale of Cinderella, Gelish introduces The Cinderella Spring 2015 gel-polish collection with a golden carriage...
Gel II’s One True Pairing
January 23, 2015
Paint to your heart’s desire with an alluring pair of lovely gel-polish shades from Gel II. Candy hearts, flowers, and delicious white chocolate designs are now easy to execute with these colors. Heat up any manicure with a dazzling red and add your own unique flair with a pristine white. The Love is in the Air Duo by Gel II is a special set for Valentine’s Day and includes G014 Sparkling
Lure Unadventurous Clients with Easy Holiday Nail Art
December 2, 2014
simple brush strokes, some glitter, and dots painted on an accent nail might just convert your customer into the newest nail art lover.
1. Apply gel-polish base coat and cure for 30 seconds under an LED light. Apply two coats of black gel-polish and cure between coats for 30 seconds under an LED light. Add a layer of silver shimmer gel-polish and cure for 30 seconds under an LED light.
A Cleaner Way to Display Nail Color
December 9, 2014
Rather than leaving bottles of polish and gel-polish out for clients to open and mess with, Victoria Pavia, owner of Two Brown Eyed Girls in Los Angeles came up with a cleaner way to display color selections. Every color is swatched on a single nail tip, then added to a ring. Each color is assigned a number that is found on the plastic base of the tip. Brands are grouped together on a single
Protect Gel-Polish Users From Damage
September 23, 2014
Nail tech Cindy Hare doesn’t take chances with her clients’ nail health. For regular gel-polish clients, she applies a thin layer of clear hard gel as a barrier to protect the natural nail. “I have seen so much damage to the nails from gel-polish being soaked and scraped and the entire nail repeatedly being filed and buffed every two weeks — sometimes more often,” says Hare, owner of Cindy
Day 67: Geometric Gel-Polish Nail Art
March 8, 2015
Anne Goldsmith, The Painted Nail, Chatham, Ontario, Canada
How To Create Customizable Gel-polish with Gelibility
September 17, 2014
Transform traditional nail polish into gel-polish in seconds with Gelibility. This video demonstrates how to apply this customizable gel-polish...