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IBD Introduces Just Gel Diamonds + Dreams Collection

by NLS Staff | November 3, 2017

This winter, IBD makes your dreams of diamonds and glitz come true with its new Just Gel Diamonds + Dreams specialty collection. Live your glitter dreams and diamond fantasies one sparkling brush stroke at a time with six full coverage gel polishes that range from a dramatic black and prismatic silver to a power red and a radiant rose gold – all dazzled in glitter. Shades include Glitter Struck , a silver platinum; Under the Lights, a sparkling light gold; Anything Glows, a rose gold; Gold & Bold, a gold; Flashy, a red sparkler; and Night Sky, a black glitter.

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Foot Forward Summit 2019

by Staff

NAILS' second Foot Forward Summit was held in Atlanta August 11-13. Nail techs gathered for speaker presentations, advanced education, and networking.

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Up Your Acrylic Skills: Mix Ratio

by Tracey Lee

Even though mix ratio is fundamental to learning about liquid-and-powder acrylic application, it’s still one of the biggest challenges for nail professionals in the salon. The performance and longevity of our product is hugely affected by an incorrect mix ratio.

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What's The Difference? Clarifying Commonly Confused Nail Terms

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What's The Difference? Clarifying Commonly Confused Nail Terms

by Holly Schippers

You probably know the essential differences between the products and nails terms you use in the salon every day — like soft gel versus hard or LED light versus UV. But could you provide a clear explanation to a curious client? And what about those fuzzy terms that can mean different things to different people? Here's a terminology "cheat sheet" we hope will help keep us all on the same page.

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