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acrylics

uv gel enhancements rely on ingredients from the ______ family

oligomer

a short chain of monomers not long enough to be considered a polymer is a

acrylates

the ingredients used in uv gels are from a subfamily of acrylics called

methacrylates

recently developed uv gels technologies utilize chemistry from

urethane methacrylates

newer uv gel systems use chemicals called

low odor

an advantage of uv gel systems is

the uv gel application process differs from other types of nail enhancements with a uv gel procedure

each layer of product must cure or harden with exposure to uv light

squeeze tubes

uv gel products are usually packaged in opaque pots or

wattage

a measure of how much electricity a bulb consumes is

synthetic

brushes used in the application of uv gels are

60f and 85f

to improve the shelf life of nail adhesives, store them at room temperature between

the gel seal from being broken during the filing procedure

nail tips applied with a uv gel procedure should be shortened and filed prior to the gel application to prevent

the length of the nail

the time required to cure each layer of a uv gel product is determined by

inhibition layer

uv gels cure with a tacky surfaces called a

seal

the final layer of uv gel should be brushed under the free edge of the natural nail enhancement to create a

base coat gel

first uv gel is called the

leave a tiny free margin between the uv gel and the skin

to reduce client skin irritation and sensitivity when applying the base coat gel

vertical strokes

the oily shine on natural nails should be removed using

2 to 3 weeks

uv gel enhancements must be rebalanced every

medium abrasive

the abrasive used to check and refine the nail contour for uv gel nails is

sealer gel

third uv gel is called the finisher or

urethane acrylate

traditionally uv gels rely on a special type of acryate called

urethane methacrylates

traditionally uv gels use acrylate called a urethane acrylate while newer uv gels systems use

uv gel primer

are designed specifically to improve adhesion of uv gels to the natural nail plate.

180 to 240 grit

during a rebalancing use a medium abrasive file

uv gel lamps

specialized electronic deviices that power and control uv lights to cure uv gel nail enhancements

urethane acrylate or urethane methacrylate

main ingredient used to create uv gel nail enhancements.

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