April 3, 2015
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Shake off winter: Spring gel-polish colors are in bloom.
March 26, 2015
To help nail biters quit the habit, follow these steps.
March 11, 2015
Gel II is celebrating their birthday with not one but three new festive shades.
March 10, 2015
In this video from the NAILS Troubleshooter series, Light Elegance educator Loni Preato shows how to create a splatter effect using gel paint cured on the shiny side of the excess form paper.
March 9, 2015
Amy Becker shows how to create a 3-D Rose with Masterpiece Gel Paints and a layered glitter technique that increases referrals to your salon.
March 6, 2015
Kupa's Yire Castillo demonstrates how to sculpt beautiful pink-and-white nails with the Divinity Acrylic System. Click here to see Part 2 showing how to apply the watercolor floral design.
In celebration of the Disney classic tale of Cinderella, Gelish introduces The Cinderella Spring 2015 gel-polish collection with a golden carriage design.
March 5, 2015
Dashing Diva's So Yong Yu shows how applying the Nail Guard to the natural nail before a gel application can speed removal times without soaking off the gel. Just dip an orange wood stick into non-acetone remover and work along the edges to loosen the gel before peeling it off. More info: http://www.nailsmag.com/video/109838/demo-dashing-divas-nailguard
Amy Becker demonstrates how to create a gel nail enhancement with mylar.
Amy Becker shows how to create a fun twist, a black-and-white French 3-D gel nail design using Masterpiece gel paints and gel-polish.
Kupa's Ann Chang and Yire Castillo demonstrate how to sculpt pink-and-white nails with the Kupa Gelfinity system.
March 3, 2015
Amy demonstrates how to use her Masterpiece Gel Paints to create a unique 3-D gel nail art design. "By overloading your art brush with Masterpiece Gel Paint, you can create strings of gel to lay down in many designs for a more 3D effect. This works best with the light colors and is not recommended with the darker colors unless you plan on encasing them," Becker says.
March 2, 2015
Stepping up and standing out! Gel II's No Cleanse Matte Top Coat is an innovation in gel-polish technology, giving your nails a velvety finish without a tacky layer to cleanse away.
In this video from the NAILS Troubleshooter series, Thao Nguyen shows how to finish file a nail in the final step of a classic French gel manicure.
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