June 1, 1999
How do you rinse a color quickly from your airbrush? I
Keywords: airbrushing Elsbeth Schuetz fixing smudged nails liquid-to-powder ratio NSI
November 1, 1998
Light-activated gel systems have been revamped for the healthy, odor-free environment of the 90s.
Keywords: En Vogue gels IBD international Nailco
October 1, 1997
Keywords: filing techniques NSI
September 1, 1997
The latest tip styles are all about flexibility and of serving the needs of as many different clients as possible while making the nail technician’s job easier. Many of today’s designs are the result of suggestions from nail technicians themselves.
Keywords: Acu-Systems backfills Backscratchers CND Cuccio Naturale
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.
Keywords: CND colored monomer Doug Schoon NSI
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.
Keywords: Doug Schoon gels IBD NSI OPI products
September 1, 1994
Using a light-based nail technique lends an aura of advanced technology to your work that enhances its value to clients. Now, the power of light is harnessed to cure gels, to quickly dry top coats and polish seals, and even to polymerize liquid and powder systems.
Keywords: gels IBD LCN light-cured products Nadine Galli
February 1, 1992
Avoiding allergic reactions and lifting with gel systems is a matter of precision and correct technique.
Keywords: Beth Hickey Christina Jahn curing cyanoacrylate gel removal
January 1, 1991
Today's gel systems combine flexibility, strength, and plenty of profit potential
Keywords: chemical safety colored gels European Touch gels Gena