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    Insurance

    Ah okay thank you I will look into it, we are in the very early stages of organising it all, we are all equally liable as it stands at the moment, I think ideally we would like to keep it that way if we can make it work with insurance and things.
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    Insurance

    Hiya I'm after some insurance advice... It's a bit of an unusual set up... So me and 2 others have decided to rent a private salon on the army base we live on, none of us own the building but we will all contribute to the rent, we all have our own individual insurances (nail technician, HD...
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    Best tip n dip brand?

    Hiya im doing a tip n dip course in May (obv depending on covid situation) I wanted opinions on the best brand to use? Ive heard great things about Nexgen so am leaning towards this but am open to other brands if anyone has any recommendations? Im. Wanting to offer it alongside the Calgel nails...
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    Nail advice please

    Hiya, hoping some of you can give me some advice as been a while since I did nails, I will be working from home and to begin with will just be myself, family, friends and friends of friends (I live on an army camp so I think this will be where I mainly get my business from to start with) I've...
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    Nail training help!

    Thank you! Yeahhh I was thinking some refresher courses would be needed, I mean I'm in no huge rush to do this as a full time job or anything mainly for myself n prob a few close family and friends till I'm up to scratch again! I'll look into the level 2 as well as that's deffo another option...
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    Nail training help!

    Hi there, So basically I have trained in manicures pedicures and Calgel nails. I haven't done for a few years due to having my kids, I'm thinking about restarting as does fit in well around my husbands job and the kids. My question is although I have trained in Calgel, am I able to use another...
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    Gellux, advice please!

    oooh okay ill get one ordered :) Thanks!
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    Gellux, advice please!

    Hey! I have just brought a gellux gel polish (asteroid!) to test out and see if it will be a good alternative to calgel and also give clients a slightly cheaper option if they would like. I have done it on myself using Calgel prep and dehydration and applied the gel polish without using a...
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    Lashes!

    Still currently under training for eyelash extensions, have been using Marvel Lash lashes and Eyelash Emporium glue! Looking to experiment with other brands of lashes so after any recommendations you all may have!! :) thanks! xxxx
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    Best gel for extensions with tips!

    Hey Guys, Out of interest what gel do you find best and long lasting for extensions with glued on tips? Im currently using Calgel, but am open to other brands and trying new products so any advice is welcome :) Thanks xx
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    Advice/recommendations please!

    oooh thanks ill try that :)
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    Rare allergy to nail and lash glue when pregnant?

    yeah I guess im just going to have to see how i go! really hoping it was just a pregnancy thing!! i have considered wearing a mask ... however i dont want to put off clients incase they think they will have the same reaction :(
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    Advice/recommendations please!

    yeah i do the same hehe!! my sculpting skills have a lot to be desired haha! i keep trying and they are improving i just find they dip from the nail edge i cant seem to get it smooth off the nail onto the cone safe to say i dont offer this to clients atm lol i think ill deffo try the IZ gel...
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    Rare allergy to nail and lash glue when pregnant?

    Hey So when I was pregnant I was happily doing gel extensions (Nails and Lashes) however about 6-7 months into my pregnancy i got a rare allergy to one of the ingriedients in both which affected my breathing resulted in being on a nebuliser to open my chest and eaze the weezieness on one...
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    Advice/recommendations please!

    I think I will still offer the Calgel,I havent tried the IZ gel would you say its better for extensions as i do find my tips can ping off after a week or so sometimes!! *frustrating lol* I just thought perhaps a gel polish would just give clients another option when booking in :) and its...
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