April 11, 2011
Young Nails' Greg Salo describes how to properly use the company's UV light. Understanding hand positioning on the base plate is the key to a solid cure.
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March 14, 2011
What’s really going on when your client puts her hand in the nail lamp? We explain what gel is made of and why it works so well.
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August 17, 2010
Daylight’s new Duo Design UV Lamp is a 36-watt manicure and pedicure lamp that ensures maximum light on the nails for optimal results.
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April 1, 2010
If you’re looking to add a nice finishing touch to any nail look, a UV gel top coat can be a great way to cap off the enhancement with a protective and high-gloss coating.
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March 4, 2009
EZ Flow's Master It! 36-Watt UV Light System is sensor activated and cures all UV gels and top coats.
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November 11, 2008
OPI’s Axxium UV Light is structured to give you more energy distribution with fewer bulbs.
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November 1, 2008
Understanding the characteristics of gels will help you apply them flawlessly.
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September 1, 2008
Gel lamps, pedicure thrones and e-files are vital to your business. So what do you do if they go on the blink? Dealing with a major equipment malfunction shouldn't force you to shutter up the shop. Be proactive with this handy guide.
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August 1, 2008
We’re all thankful for our UV light-cured gels. But do you know the science behind the curing process?
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March 1, 2008
It’s been a couple of weeks since your client left the salon with a shiny new set of gel enhancements. Her busy fingers have washed dishes, made beds, surfed the Internet, and clicked the seatbelt, leaving her in need of your professional services to bring them back to their original beauty and balance. Embrace the ease and forgiveness of gel with this basic gel fill routine.
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November 1, 1998
Light-activated gel systems have been revamped for the healthy, odor-free environment of the 90s.
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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.
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December 1, 1996
The attraction of light-cured products is that you do away with solvents, says one manufacturer.
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September 1, 1995
This first patent was granted on the design of and technology used in the lamp’s bulbs.
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