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The 3 Zones of an Acrylic Brush

July 16, 2021
Today Greg breaks down the 3 zones of a brush and how to use them to sculpt your acrylic nails.

What is MMA?

April 30, 2021
When it comes to monomer, what is the difference between methyl methacrylate (MMA) and ethyl methacrylate (EMA)? How can you tell the difference between the two? Today Habib and Tracey talk about why you should use one type of monomer over the other.

Dip Powder vs. Colored Acrylic

April 15, 2021
What is the difference between dip powder and colored acrylic? Today Habib and Tracey discuss how these two products are used and when to use instead of the other.

Hard Gel vs Soft Gel

March 22, 2021
Today Habib and Tracey discuss the differences between hard gel and soft gel in terms of which can be soaked off, which can be used to build enhancements, and how they compare to other services in the salon.

Does Nail Brush Size Matter?

July 23, 2020
Does brush size matter when it comes to pearl size and consistency? Today Greg walks you through acrylic application using a size #8 versus a size #12 brush and explains how to achieve the same size pearl using both.  

How Thick Should Acrylic Nails Be?

March 12, 2020
How thick do acrylic nails need to be to have structural strength? Today Greg shows you how to sculpt beautiful coffin shaped acrylic nails that are tick enough to withstand everyday life.    
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