Red acrylic nails are red nail extensions that are glued onto fingernails with acrylic applied over them. While acrylic nails are available in many colors and patterns, basic red is one option. Acrylic nails don't chip o... More » Beauty & Fashion Nail Care Artificial Nails

Acrylic nails are artificial enhancements overlaid on top of natural nails to give length or strength to the natural fingernails. The most common artificial nail enhancement is traditional acrylic, which is a two-part sy... More » Beauty & Fashion Nail Care Artificial Nails

Nail technicians learn basic manicure and pedicure skills, such as checking nails for damage, filing and shaping nails and applying nail polish. More advanced skills include adding and removing nail extensions, decoratin... More » Business & Finance Careers

Acrylic nails can be applied as nail tips, or they may cover the entire nail. A variety of effects can be achieved by adding color, polish, glitter and texture. More »

To apply gel nail extensions, prepare and clean the original nails, select artificial nail extensions that fit over the nails, cover with gel substance, and use a UV light to harden the gel. This process provides durable... More »

While many nail professionals recommend that acrylic nails always be removed at a salon, it is possible to remove them at home by soaking them in acetone, lifting them away gently and scrubbing away any remaining residue... More » Beauty & Fashion Nail Care Artificial Nails

Acrylic nail powder is a polymerized monomer used to create artificial acrylic nails. Manufacturers use specialized spinning devices to mix substances like ethyl methacrylate and methyl methacrylate into a fine acrylic n... More »