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    DIY hair help!

    Can I ask some advice from colour experts out there before I make a mistake... I’m not a hairdresser I’m beauty & have dyed my hair lots before with successs. However, I’m unsure about this... my hair is currently around a base shade 5 with some balayage highlights.. I want to do my roots and...
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    Blonde to dark

    Sorry to add something different to the end of this..... I’m not a hairdresser & could t get to my app this week and feel pretty desperate. I don’t have a base shade 5 but if I mixed a diariches 6 (mostly) with 4 with 6%vol will I get a similar colour to base 5 shade?
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    Advice for mobile tanning and brands

    Fab thank you
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    Advice for mobile tanning and brands

    Thank you for your reply. This would be an additional treatment as I do makeup, eyebrows etc What is your fav brand that is olivey in colour and fades well? have you tried Xen tan. I like using that as a normal self tanner
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    Advice for mobile tanning and brands

    Hi, I have done spray tans in the past but now thinking about getting back into it. I would have to do it mobile this time until I find a base... Does anyone else do it mobile and is it a pain carting everything about and is it worth the money? Also I am thinking about using Fake Bake, how do...
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    UV top coat went wrong after curing/plus taking too long

    Hi I used a CCO uv top coat and a 36 watt uv lamp
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    UV top coat went wrong after curing/plus taking too long

    Thank you for your reply. Do you think using coloured gel on top of acrylic and curing between coats would be better than using polish (more costly tho) Or does anyone know of any freeze product to use on normal nail varnish to speed up the drying ? with regards to my speed I will keep practicing :)
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    UV top coat went wrong after curing/plus taking too long

    Yes maybe my polish was not dry enough before applying the uv top coat. I did learn it was ok though to put uv top coat on regular polish. I think its shaping the tips as many of my family members have wanted long oval shapes that seem to take me a while to perfect. I was thinking of...
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    UV top coat went wrong after curing/plus taking too long

    Hi I am new to doing acrylic and gel nails, I have been practicing on my family and its taking me around 3-4 hours to complete a full set of acrylic usually with two coats of colour then top coat of uv gel. I use odorless powder and liquid (anyone with any positive and negative feedback...
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    Waxing newbie

    Thank you so much for your reply :)
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    Waxing newbie

    I qualified over 7 years ago and have only just gone back into beauty so can not remember much about how to heat the wax etc. I have purchased a Hive digital 1000 wax pot & Perrion Rigot wax Ocean Blue. I have a couple of questions on this: Do I pour my wax into the bucket provided with the...
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