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  1. mlw1

    Damaged nails

    Hi I wonder if anyone can shed any light on what is happening to my nails. I stopped using gel polish on my nails about three months ago now and my nails currently look like this. It does not seem to be improving. I am using CND Vinylux as I can't bear bare nails!!! Can anyone help please:sad:
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    IZ Gel

    Is anyone using IZ gel by Izabelle Hammond and if so how many sets are you getting out of bottle? Many thanks. :lol:
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    Diffuser for Babyliss Elegance Hairdryer

    I am looking for a diffuser to fit the Babyliss Elegance Hairdryer. Does anyone know if there is one that fits. Babyliss do not do one themselves. Many thanks
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    Blowdrying or straighteners

    Just a quickie I blowdry my hair every day and just wondered if it is worse for your hair to do this or to rough dry then use straighteners.
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    Blowdrying or straighteners

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    NCO London Gel

    Hi I am looking to change to NCO London gel. Would like some feedback as to what people think. Also is the drill absolutely necessary? Thanks
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    Shellac in a pen?

    Having read all about 'Shellac' being sold cheaply and copies at that, I decided to have a look and look what I came across - it's described as Luxury - why CND didn't think of it I don't know...
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    Buffing clear gel before polish?

    Hi have yet to try this but just wondered if polish will stay on clear gel longer if you buff the gel first? :)
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    Nubar Infinity UV Colour Gel

    Hi I ordered Maroon colour and the pot I got was faulty as it was a very sheer colour and the lovely lady at Palms Extra said she was sending me out another pot as the colour is quite rich. Is there anyone out there who uses Infinity colour gel and if so, any pictures of the maroon (or any...
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    Best Round Brush

    Hi Can anybody advise as to what the best round brush is. I currently have Headjog which is fine but I do find after blowdrying with it, it is a bit flyaway (that is the best way I can describe it). Thanks
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    Growing out layers

    I have shoulder length hair with some long layers. I want to grow these out but in the meantime will need to have a trim. What do I ask for without having the layers trimmed into again. Can I just get a blunt cut?:)
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    Is the lamp included in the Shellac kit?

    Hi can anyone tell me if the new lamp is included in the shellac kit please.:D
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    Gel Sealer over nail varnish

    Has anyone tried gel top coat over normal nail varnish and if so how long does it last and what is the method? Thanks
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    Does Clarifying Shampoo lighten hair?

    Hi I had my hair dyed a dark brown over a week ago and was told that clarifying shampoo will lighten it up - it is too dark for me so I need it lightened. Has anyone tried this or knows about. I was thinking of buying Pantene clarifying shampoo. Thanks:eek:
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    Base colour 6

    Hi I have been told I am a base colour 6. I always thought that my natural hair colour was a mousey brown but have been told that base colour 6 is a dark blonde - is this the case? Thanks.
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    IBD Soak Off Colour Gel - does anyone use it

    Hi can anyone tell me if they have used IBD soak off colour gel and if so how to apply and how long it lasts. I know they do it at Sally's and want to purchase a pot to try but wanted your thoughts. I have been on IBD's website but am not sure if their instructions are for the gel polish -...
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    Hair website

    Hi does anyone know of a website that shows before and after pictures of people who have gone from blonde to brown. I ask as I want my hair back to its natural colour and just want to get a general idea. Thanks
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    Foil lowlights to go back to natural hair colour?

    Hi I have been colouring my hair for years - always 2 browns and a blonde. I only every have my t section done. I have my natural hair colour underneath (which is a mousy brown) and I want to go back to that. Is it possible just to pick out the t section and have that coloured brown rather...
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    OPI Coloured Gels not advertised in Scratch?

    Hi just wondering if anyone knows why OPI have not advertised in the November issue of Scratch - they have advertised every month so far and have new colours out this month so I would have thought they would advertise. Is it because they are having problems with the gel as has been reported by...
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    Brush method with sculpting gels

    Hi Has anyone used the brush method rather than the floating method with sculpting gels and if so does it have the same effect. Thanks:green: