June 24, 2016
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Amy Becker shows how to prevent hard gel from separating from the natural nail without capping the edge. "Capping your gels makes the edge of the nail look bubbled. When you file a gel nail after the sealant and do this technique I demonstrate, you will have a very natural looking nail and less separation," she says.
June 16, 2016
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Amy Becker Periscopes how to cut out a smile line in gels using Masterworks by Amy Becker sanding bands. "Sanding bands are the coolest bit to cut out smile lines on hard gels. They cut out a sharper smile line than a carbide on hard gels!" She also shares other tricks to help speed the process and create a better smile line.
June 16, 2016
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In this Periscope video, Amy Becker shares her time saving tips and tricks for removing colored gel-polish off of hard gels.
May 4, 2016
Masterworks founder Amy Becker is happy to be back in the competition arena after a few years off.
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June 26, 2015
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Amy Becker breaks down how to encase the Masterworks timepiece product into gel and finish the look with a faded glitter 3-D French design.
March 9, 2015
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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 5, 2015
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Amy Becker demonstrates how to create a gel nail enhancement with mylar.
March 5, 2015
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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.
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.
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February 24, 2015
Masterfill is the premiere, cool, one step nail gel for filling, overlaying, extending, building and sealing. By using Masterfill as a sealant, you give the gel nail an added layer of strength not found with traditional sealants. This also allows you to have fewer products at your station. There are a few tricks to using Masterfill successfully as a sealant and Amy Becker will go over all of them in this tutorial.
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November 4, 2011
Masterworks by Amy Becker offers high-quality gels that can be used in a variety of ways including glitter sculpt nail art designs like the one shown here. Becker titles this design "Time Piece."
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June 1, 2010
Masterworks Innovations’ CEO and veteran nail tech Amy Becker has come out with a new clear form designed specifically for hard or soft gels from any manufacturer.
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December 1, 2008
Amy Becker of Masterworks Innovations explains how she applies gel sealant without flooding the cuticle area.
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June 1, 2003
Today’s batch competition products offer great results in the nail area - as well as in the salon. We talked to top competitors to find out what it takes for a product to be deemed a winner.
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