Milady Chapter 29 UV Gels
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UV Gel Enhancements
Rely on ingredients from the monomer liquid and polymer powder chemical family.
Are between solids and liquids.
The measeurement of the thickness or thinness of a liquid.
Try a gel that uses fiberglass
If the client repeatedly returns to the salon with broken enhancements.
Indicates measurement of the liquid which the light consumes.
Presence of Soap
In most disinfectants can cause them to become inactive.
Are called wrap resins.
The most common UV lamp on the market.
Is recommended to check and refine the nail contour for UV gel nails.
UV Bonding Gels
Products that are designed specifically to improve adhesion of UV gels to the natural nail plate.
A short chain of monomers that is not long enough to be considered a polymer.
Traditionally, UV gels relied on urethane acrylate; newer gel systems use?
Urethane Methacrylates or Combined with Urethane Acrylates.
To cause the gel to cure
It takes the combination of resin, photoinitiator, and proper curing lamp.
Clients who wish to wear colored polish over nail enhancements should use this.
Intorducing air into the UV gel as you apply it to the fingernail will
Reduce strength of cured gel.
UV Building Gels
A thick-viscosity resin that allows the cosmotologist to build an arch and curved on a fingernail.
UV Self-Leveling Gels
This gel is used to enhance thickness of the overlay while providing a smoother surface.
UV Gel Polish
This is used as an alternative to traditional nail lacquer.
UV gels cure with a tacky surface called.
The amount of colored pigment concentration in a gel.
Natural / Synthetic
Brushes that are used to hold and spread UV gels.
UV Gloss Gel
This type of gel is used over the finished UV gel to create high shine.
Hard UV Gel
These types of UV gels cannot be removed with solvent.
Pigmented UV Gels may be
Either UV Building Gels or UV Self-Leveling Gels.
What other terms for UV Gloss Gel?
Sealing, Finishing, and Shine Gel.
For nail preparation, select a medium abrasive file with.
4, 7, & 8 Watt
A UV lamp used to cure UV Gels should be.
A measure of how much electricity a UV bulb consumes.
Protection from UV exposure
UV gel products are packaged in small, opaque pots or squeeze bottles.
If a UV light has 4 lamps in it, and each lamp is 7 watts, it is known as ________ light unit.
Different UV lamps prduce greatly different amounts of UV light. This is referred to as the UV lamp intensity or ________.
Slowly insert the hand.
To help control the heat generated fromt he chemical reaction that occers when UV gels cure, it is recommended that you __________________.
UV Gel Polish
Does Not Dry.
UV gel polish is relatively new system that evolved in the year.
Soft UV gels are also known as:
Building UV Gel
The 2nd UV gel layer applied is called:
Top Center dome to free edge.
When contouring a UV gel nail enhancement, bevel down, stroking the file at a 45-degree angle from:
After the filing procedure, remove dust and filings with a clean and disinfected__________.
The sealer or finisher layer of a UV gel product covers the entire nail surface and is wrapped under the natural free edge to __________________.
Initiates the polymerization reaction.
Type of nail enhancement product that hardens when exposed to UV light.
UV Bonding Gel
Used to increase adhesion to the natural nail plate, similiar to a monomer liquid and polymer powder primer.
UV Self- Leveling Gel
Used to enhance thickness of the overlay while providing a smoother surface.
Traditional UV Gel
Gel that cannot be removed with a solvent.
UV Light Unit
Specialized electronic device that powers and controls UV lamps to cure UV gel nail enhancements.