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MelodySusie 2-in-1 Nail Art Lamp Helps You Create, Not Wait

Check out MelodySusie's 2-in-1 Nail Art lamp that allows you to switch the LED light with the UV light, swivel the neck for the perfect position and take it anywhere!

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KUPA MANIPro Glo Cordless Lamp Allows for Colorful Customization

Because KUPA knows that nail techs like to change things up, its newest lamp —the MANIPro Glo — allows for colorful customization options so pros can have a lamp as unique as they are.

UV Exposure from Indoor Sources Can Be Damaging Skin

Many of my patients are shocked to learn that we also get UV exposure through the windows in our homes and cars. And are we experiencing damage from blue light from our screens?

What's The Difference? Clarifying Commonly Confused Nail Terms

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.

UV/LED Lamp

Ugly Duckling's 48w Ugly Duckling Gel Lamp was designed to give a reliable cure for all the company's gels.

Water Transfer Nail Lamps Cure While Looking Cute

Express your personal style and keep your salon on-trend with these compact lamps from Melody Susie.

Mini UV/LED Lamp

Christrio's 6W Mini LED/UV Lamp features a lightweight structure and a sleek and compact design, perfect for travel.

ProGlo Lamp

Americanail's ProGlo Dual Cure Lamp cures both UV and LED formula gels and gel-polishes.

Take a Tip From Amy Gustafson: Pre-lighting Gels

Nail tech, Elite Design educator, and NTNA competitor Amy Gustafson has developed a pre-lighting technique to prevent heat spikes.

The FDA Weighs in on UV Lamp Safety — And They Have Nothing Scary to Say!

The FDA just put out a consumer update called “How to Safely Use Nail Care Products” that addresses consumer concerns about UV lamp safety. Their verdict? UV lamps are “low risk” when used as directed by the label.

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