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    South East Essex

    Hi Kelly, I am from Wickford so not far from you either, I am going to Olympia on Tuesday. I have been before to the Excel show, it is fab I love it seeing new products and buying loads of goodies. Hope you have a great day :) Michelle
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    Disinfecting/sterilising

    Hi girls, I sterilise all my metal tools in barbacide, and I use The Edge hospital grade spray for my files and I also use one that I buy from my local wholesaler. The Edge spray has a wonderful smell spary it all the time :biggrin: Michelle
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    Disinfecting/sterilising

    I defiently would not like it that's why when I have my nails done by my friend I take my own spray, she sanitises my hands with gel but not her files, and she has cut me a few times with her sharp nail file on the side wall and that stings like hell. Is it correct that you have to take the...
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    Airbrushing

    I apply two coats of polish and I started using Sudo airbrush paints but now I am using spangles. Could I use a speed drying liquid to dry the polish first before I airbrush or would that not work, I have a rapid dry dropper bottle by star nails that I use if just applying polish. Thanks...
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    Disinfecting/sterilising

    Hi, I am new to all this been doing it about a year now, I spray everything before and after this is the way that I have been taught, with the metal tools such as dual tool and cuticle nippers etc I use barbicide. Hope this helps, better to be safe than sorry. I have a good friend of...
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    Airbrushing

    Hi, When I airbrush onto a painted nail my stencils keep sticking to the paint and then I have to start all over again... :mad: I do leave the paint to dry but the stencil still sticks to the polish.. Any ideas of how to solve this I bet it is so simple, i'm not a dummy but not been in...
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    Gel Lifting Problem

    Will advise you all of the outcome tomorrow, have a full set of white tips with gel overlay tomorrow will try all the tips you have posted Thanks ever so much Michelle
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    Gel Lifting Problem

    Thanks girls for the info I do white block over the tip. mabye I am doing it to gentle, trying to avoid over blending had that done to me before.... Will let you know the outcome Thanks again :) I am fairly new to this profession :lol:
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    Creative training

    Hi, I trained with a private centre on gel and acrylic and also fibreglass. I now want to go onto to doing Creative Acrylic system. Does anybody do the training near me, I am in Wickford Essex :) Michelle
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    Gel Lifting Problem

    Need some advice... I have recently started using white tips and the gel seems to be lifting off, don't have this problem with normal nail tips just the white ones has anybody else had this problem. Please help :mad: Thanks Michelle
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    Removal of extensions

    Hi, Thanks for the reply, I only really no Star Nails because thats what I was taught with... I tried Balance from NSI and I did not think much of that I bought a trial kit. The gel that you use can I buy it from Ellisons and is it just called L&P dont think I have ever heard of that...
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    Removal of extensions

    Need some advice from anybody that can help :x The last few sets that I have had, my clients want there extensions taken off and a new set put on. I am finding it very difficult and time consuming to get them off. I am using star nails sulpting gel and millennium french white tips, takes...
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    Nail Art Problem

    Thanks ever so much girls, wll try that on my full set tomorrow as its my day off today :D By the way If any one is interested I am selling my nail creations airbrush, used only once.. Look on the classifieds Michelle 8)
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    Nail Art Problem

    Thanks for that.. :) I have tried the Orly In a Snap Top Coat & also Northern Lights Hologram Top coat and also nail creations none of these say they are quick drying.......
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    Nail Art Problem

    Hi, I had a client today and I am puzzled by what has happened. :? I have painted the extensions then I have super striped them like tiger stripes, with black acrylic paint............ I have then top coated them but the stripes have gone wiggley, I made sure that they was dry first...
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