September 16, 2011
If you’re bored with just applying one coat of color gel and curing, try Entity’s One Color Couture Gels and its custom-mix combinations.
September 15, 2011
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As the bright shine of summer fades into the earthy tones of fall, perk up your customers with these new color gel collections from your favorite manufacturers.
August 19, 2011
Orly has just come out with a brand new soak-off color gel called Orly GelFX, which applies like polish.
August 17, 2011
Young Nails has developed a new technique for pressing glitter into the Mani•Q Color gels to create a layered and sparkly effect.
July 23, 2011
Kinetics’ new Shield Gel Polish is a brush-on gel polish that keeps color manicures lasting up to three weeks and can be removed in a simple, 10-minute process.
July 22, 2011
If you’re looking for a large selection of color UV brush-on gels, then check out Gelaxy.
July 20, 2011
Learn how to create the crackle nails your clients are asking about using gels.
July 15, 2011
LeChat has new High Energy Neon colors for its Perfect Match Soak Off Gel Polish.
July 15, 2011
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Thao Nguyen uses Gelish to create a layered color with scrollwork nail art.
July 7, 2011
Stacy Senecal, owner of Libelle in Geneva, N.Y., came up with an attractive and convenient method of displaying color choices in her salon.
June 28, 2011
Semi-custom colors and designs created via layering are increasingly showing up at trade show booth demos and continuing education classes. Clients love walking out of your salon owning a look no one else has, plus this technique can breathe life back into older shades your clients have gotten bored with. You can layer with so many different mediums. Here are a few to try.
June 24, 2011
A demonstration of Entity's Color Couture brush-on gel polish.
June 24, 2011
Light Elegance’s P2 is the latest formula from the company, which prides itself in its quality of gels and range of colors available.
June 22, 2011
Global IBD educator Brenda Skermont explains how she combines Gelac colors to make this “déco-polish” design, which works like decoupage for the nails.
June 13, 2011
Celebrity manicurist Tom Bachick shows us how to use his new soak-off color gel: Artistic Colour Gloss.
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