September 1, 2007
UV light-cured gel enhancements are more popular than ever. Here’s how to fine-tune your arch technique to create the most beautiful nails possible.
September 1, 2005
New Sea Gems crushed shells from NSI allow nail techs to easily create luminous, dazzling nail enhancements using Attraction liquid and powders or Balance UV Gels.
January 1, 2005
Watch the metamorphosis of your client's nails with this 3D butterfly design.
November 1, 1998
Light-activated gel systems have been revamped for the healthy, odor-free environment of the 90s.
October 1, 1997
December 1, 1996
Designed with the growth in the market for permanent French manicures in mind, these colored monomers don’t clean like laundry soap, they just make the nails look cleaner.
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.
January 1, 1991
Today's gel systems combine flexibility, strength, and plenty of profit potential
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