How Long Does a Mani Pedi Take?

We all look forward to a chatty mani-pedi session on the weekend. It’s one of the most therapeutic moments in a woman’s life unless you’re under the weather.  Unfortunately, sometimes a mani-pedi takes forever, which can be problematic if you’re chasing time.  How long does a mani-pedi take? A standard mani-pedi takes 30 to 60 … Read more

Is Nail Polish Remover Rubbing Alcohol?

The strong, pungent smell of rubbing alcohol is similar to something else: nail polish remover. And this often prompts the question, is nail polish remover rubbing alcohol? No, nail polish remover and rubbing alcohol aren’t the same. Nail polish remover contains isopropyl alcohol (rubbing alcohol) as part of its ingredients. But its primary ingredient is … Read more

How To Clean Acrylic Nail Brushes

Having the correct tools when applying your acrylic nail manicure is one way to ensure your nails come out looking great. To professional nail technicians and DIY fanatics getting the hang of acrylic application, acrylic nail brushes are the magic for creating awesome art on your nails. However, how you handle your brushes can make … Read more

What is Acrylic Liquid?

Acrylic nails have become a staple fashion accessory in the lives of many women today. However, achieving this unique, trendy art technique of fake nails is different from other artificial manicures.  Unlike regular nail polish, gel nails, press-on nails, or dip powder nails, acrylic nails combine liquid monomer and polymer powder, which hardens and adheres … Read more