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Introducing iZ PRO COLOUR

Introducing iZ PRO COLOUR

Introducing the first LED Colour Range  Launching exclusively to CALGEL Pros in 12 nude shades.Available from Monday, May 22ndOver the phone onlyThis new, unique buildable LED colour range offers a 2-in-1 collection with 5 builder/cover gels that enable you to extend length by sculpting, extend the nail bed adding coverage or simply add colour for overlays or tips. Also available are 7 nude shades that allow you to add colour and build shape with no clear gel required.The iZ PRO COLOUR range cures in just 30 seconds and lasts up to 6 weeks.Using iZ PRO Base & Build (iZ Gel) as it..
Making the most of Instagram: Part 1

Making the most of Instagram: Part 1

 Getting Started: Instagram is one of the best platforms to build your nail portfolio online. If you haven’t created an Instagram account yet, take a few minutes to do so and you’ll soon see the benefits.DO put your contact details on your profile. While you don’t want to share too many personal details on your account you should include a business contact number, Facebook page or business email in your profile description to ensure those interested in your work can contact you. Miss our first tip? Head back to our Facebook page here.&nb..
Making the most of Instagram: Part 3

Making the most of Instagram: Part 3

 Part 3: When is the best time to post? DON’T post photos late at night.The average time a photo stays visible on someone’s timeline is 4 hours. This means if you post late at night your photos might get lost in the vast world of Instagram.The best times to post are first thing in the morning or late afternoon when nail fans are scanning hashtags to make getting out of bed a little easier, or on their way back home after a busy day. Read on for a few extra tips will help make sure your account  is attracting as much attention as possible:..
Talk Tuesday: Summer Top Tips

Talk Tuesday: Summer Top Tips

With the summer holidays in full swing, it’s time to discuss some of our top Summer Nail Tips to keep your and your client’s Calgel nails looking beautiful! Prepare yourself and your clients about the effect the sun, sand, creams and oils may have on their beautiful gels. The sun can cause colour pigments to destabilise- ever notice how your hair changes colour, or your bikini fades? Unfortunately, this can happen to nail products too! This includes nail varnishes, gel varnish and true gels. UV rays can break down the chemical bonds of colour pigments leading to a bleachi..
Talk Tuesday: How to make your brushes last longer

Talk Tuesday: How to make your brushes last longer

Your application brush is your golden tool to create the perfect set of nails. Keeping the bristles soft and flexible is key! Brushes don’t last forever, but looking after them will save you money and time. Follow up steps to get the most from your brushesAt the end of the day:1. Clean bristles with a dry nail wipe removing traces of gel. Avoiding using too much Guard, as this can dehydrate the brushes. Return bristles to their original shape. 2. Dip the bristles in clear Calgel half way down the bristle and wrap in foil. Try not to ..
Talk Tuesday: How to test your bulbs

Talk Tuesday: How to test your bulbs

 Did you know the bulbs in your lamp won’t burn out like a normal light bulb? Though they might still be lit up, they might not actually be curing the gel.  If you’ve experienced any of the below it might mean it’s time to test (and change) your bulbs! - Gel not curing at all -Wiping away of colour --Clients experiencing ‘bubbling’ gel  hours after the end of their treatment. This could be due to the bulbs in your lamp not being at full strength and not able to penetrate through the layers of gel adequ..
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