March 1, 1998
September 1, 1997
Gels are highly sensitive and tricky to produce. Keeping strict control over temperature and environment is critical for product quality.
August 1, 1997
Thanks to technology old heavy UV lamps have given way to today's sleek and quick models. Their production is subjected to rigorous quality control.
October 1, 1995
If your clients experience a burning sensation during a nail service, chances are you’re preparing the nail improperly or applying the product incorrectly.
September 1, 1995
This first patent was granted on the design of and technology used in the lamp’s bulbs.
June 1, 1995
Light-cured gels often have been described as a pre-mixed, liquid form of acrylic. Not true, say chemists, who explain here what gels are made of and how they work.
April 1, 1995
May 1, 1993
Amid dire predictions that they would destroy the professional nail industry, home gel systems contributed to a surge in the products popularity and taught nail technicians that service, not product, is what they sell.
January 1, 1991
Use gels for long-lasting color
Today's gel systems combine flexibility, strength, and plenty of profit potential
June 1, 1986
November 1, 1985
Flocking Flurries: 3-D Textured Nail Art Products16 photos
Gels Are Here to Stay: 19 Potted Gels That Never Go Out of Style19 photos
Founder, with Jerry Mennicken, of Mehaz brand implements
Should the salon owner do nails herself?
Do you use over-the-counter (non-professional only) polish?
What’s the most unusual place you did nails?
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