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  1. lilly

    Halo gel help

    No wipe now! I've a feeling that I've been using dip acrylic for so long I've forgotten what gel feels like! It's not as hard as acrylic !
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    Free reign!

    If you had free reign to colour this hair what would you do ?? It's slightly more faded now, base around 8, no white
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    Halo gel help

    60 seconds and it's top coat, I've changed my lamp and used no wipe top coat, it's a bit better, maybe it because Im used to the feel of acrylic!?
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    Halo gel help

    I'm using halo over acrylic but I'm finding even after curing the top coat still feels a bit rubbery??
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    Hard gel top coat

    Can anyone recomend a hard gel led top coat?
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    Gel over acrylic peeling

    It appears that base is needed under top it off.... even over acrylic, so my question has been answered!
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    Gel over acrylic peeling

    My 'good' lamp is a gelish lamp and I use gelish, and nails are well prepped roughed not buffed.
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    Gel over acrylic peeling

    When I use gelish top coat over acrylic it peels, I don't buff smooth and have a good lamp. Do you put base under first? Or are there any gel top coat that don't need bases?
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    Nail tips

    Hi, Im just getting back in the nail business, I used to use well less tips from Pro impressions but Id like advice on which tips are best for flat nails and a 'normal' nail. Also are well less or a small well best?
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    Portable e-file?

    Can anyone recomend a reasonably priced portable efile or one that isn't to bulky to carry around?
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    Dip nails

    Hi, im just starting with dip ( I'm crap at traditional l and p!) how are you finding the dip and what about pricing? X
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    Is this Onycholysis?

    Thanks for your reply. She had a visit to the Dr months ago and they were certain it wasn't fungal, it's just strange because it's shown no signs of growing out.
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    Is this Onycholysis?

    Thanks for your reply. t's been like it for well over 6 months and she's a fast grower
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    Is this Onycholysis?

    A client hit her nail months ago, this never seems ro repair itself but doesn't seem to get any worse, is it likely to be Onycholysis?
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    Filing away lifting

    Hi all, I gave up nails a couple of years ago because I didn't have enough confidence..... I'm going to give it another shot!! I've invested I kiera sky dipping system because A. I can't stand the l and p smell and B. I like to soak off C. Strength with tips The one thing I fear is lifting, I...
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    Kiara Sky/SNS/Cuccio/Gelish, which brand is best?

    Hi, im keen to try Kiara sky dip, I’m trying to find a UK distributor in the Hertfordshire area so I can pick up rather than wait for delivery ?
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    Bio Life perm

    I’ve got a client who wants a perm and originally told me she had bleach and hi lift tint. I’ve picked up a biolife number 2 which is for heavily highlighted, hi lift etc.....she’s now told me she has an ordinary tint with a few bleach foils !!! Would the number 2 be ok to use ??
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    Kiera Sky advice

    Just reading up about dipping as I hate the l and p smell, do Kiera sky sell in Aston and fincher or Sally’s ?
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    Perming with tint and bleach?

    Hi. I’ve a client with very fine shoulder length hair who wants more body. her daughter colours her hair with tint and bleach foils ( she doesn’t do perms ) I only use bio life on non coloured hair, any suggestions on which perm to use on coloured and bleach ??
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    Soakable polygel

    Are there any professional polygels that are soak off ? I’d like to try polygel after stopping l&p because of the smell but would rather be using a soak off !? X