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Gel nails offer longer staying power than traditional nail polishes, but there has been concern over the safety of the gel manicure. Gel nail polish is applied to the nail and then set by exposure to ultraviolet light. U... More »

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A gel nail kit is a do-it-yourself starter kit for applying gel polish to the nails. It can cost anything from $25 to $150. As of August 2014, gel kits have become a very popular solution among women, because they are mu... More »

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Gel nails can last for two weeks or more. While gel nails stay chip free for a considerable amount of time, some application techniques and protective measures can lengthen the life of the gel nails. More »

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Gel nail polishes are hitting the market that allow users to apply gel-style polish at home without the UV light typically required to set a gel manicure in a nail salon. Some of these polishes use two different bottles ... More »

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A natural overlay manicure is a salon procedure in which acrylic, gel or another mixture is applied to the natural nail's surface. This process adds thickness and strength to the nail while enhancing its appearance. More »

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While removing a gel manicure is ideally done by salon professionals, it can also be removed at home using 100 percent acetone, a nail file, a buffing block, strips of aluminum, cotton balls, an orangewood stick or cutic... More »

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A gel nail kit is a do-it-yourself starter kit for applying gel polish to the nails. It can cost anything from $25 to $150. As of August 2014, gel kits have become a very popular solution among women, because they are mu... More »

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