June 5, 2013
In this video from the NAILS Troubleshooter series, OPI guest artist Adela Munoz shows how to create leopard spots using gel-polish.
Introduced to the U.S. market at the Premiere Orlando trade show, Striplac by Alessandro International is a brand new gel-polish that comes off simply by peeling it off. No acetone soaking or wrapping required. Learn more on Alessandro International's website.
May 30, 2013
LeChat’s Gel Polish On The Go Kit is the perfect retail item for clients who travel frequently or just can’t make it into the salon now and then.
May 9, 2013
Whether you love liquid-and-powder or hard gel, Artistic Nail Design has created a product with integrated technology that brings you the best of both worlds.
May 8, 2013
The fast curing gels apply like nail polish and stay on for almost two weeks.
Jessica Cosmetics’ GELeration is a brush-on gel-polish that the company says can last for more than three weeks with no chipping, peeling, smudging, or fading.
April 19, 2013
While glitter is great for catching light and attention, it can be tough to get off nails without a battle.
LCN’s Thermo Colour Gels and Nail Candy nail art beads can be combined to create a sophisticated and fun look.
Andrea Boyko heats up her Manitoba, Canada clients with these flame-inspired glitter nails.
Dorota Palicka of Ibiza Sun salon in Fort William, Scotland, uses small pinching clamps to hold the form of her flawless C-curves.
Light Elegance Gels offer excellent color coverage and hold that come in a wide variety of colors.
April 17, 2013
In this video from the NAILS Troubleshooter series, Young Nails educator Tracey Reierson shows how to embed mylar and glitter with gel for a sparkly nail art design.
April 13, 2013
Artistic Nail Design has housed its latest Artistic Colour Gloss soak-off gel-polish collection in a manicure table display so as to spark conversation.
April 2, 2013
By applying watercolor paint on top of a gel enhancement, Kari McQuitty creates a layered effect, making her designs really stand out.
La Palm Products’ Gel II has a new color-changing gel collection, Reaction.
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The ferrule is a metal ring or cap placed around a brush shaft to reinforce and hold the hairs of a brush in place.
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Should I have a TV in my salon?
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