July 16, 2014
In this video from the NAILS Troubleshooter series, Light Elegance educator Loni Preato shows how to properly use a brush to pick up gel.
July 9, 2014
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.
July 9, 2014
The perfect bright, fun, and summery negative space pedicure.
June 19, 2014
In this video from the NAILS Troubleshooter series, Light Elegance educator Loni Preato shows how to create a quick 15-minute gel fill, perfect for the lunchtime client.
June 13, 2014
Learn how to make these gel nails with roses and gold foil from Denise Heavner in Jefferson, Ohio.
June 10, 2014
Gella, made in the USA, is reasonably priced with all the trendy colors that give you almost every possible color combination your clients will want.
Its unique formula will not chip or peel and cures to a durable and tacky finish (base) that, when wiped clean of its tacky residue, can also leave a crystal clear protective finish (top).
Use the spatula end to mix gels and the sleeker end to remove old gel from the cuticle area or remove debris from under the free edge of the nail. The #184 is a stainless steel inox model.
June 9, 2014
New to the Gel II line, these colors are inspired by the runway.
June 3, 2014
They are bright, bold, and ready to be seen in the sunshine.
June 3, 2014
Kupa Inc. announced the first ever Kamp Kupa session, a four-day hands-on workshop for students and professionals looking for extra training to advance their skill level.
May 11, 2014
LCN introduces its new black Recolution soak-off gel colors.
May 5, 2014
Would you like some scientific facts about gel manicures instead of just opinions? How about some factual data that you can look at for yourself and decide on the safety of your manicure. Here is some information from Holly Schippers (The FingerNailFixer) to give you the opportunity to make a fact-based decision.
May 4, 2014
ProTIPCLIPS are reusable, ergonomic finger or toe clips that come in a pack of 10 in a personal storage box.
May 2, 2014
NAILS editor Hannah Lee appeared on The Today Show on Friday, May 2, 2014, as the counterpoint voice to a new study that says UV nail lamp users may have an increased risk of skin cancer. Hannah pointed out that you are exposed to more UVA rays from natural sunlight walking or driving to the salon than you can in a UV lamp. Last year's study by Drs. Dowdy and Sayre is the benchmark we should all refer to.
Frozen: Icicle Nail Art Ideas20 photos
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