Flashcards in 27 & 28 Deck (40):
What will give the natural nail strength and durability regardless of length?
Are pre-molded and shaped from a tough polymer made from ABS.
tips are combined with an ____________, layer of any kind of nail enhancement product that is applied over the natural nail and tip application for added strength.
Nail tips they do not have _________ provided by the overlay are not long wearing and can break easily.
is a substance that Is used to remove surface moisture.
many nail tips have a shallow depression called a that serves is the point of contact with the nail plate.
1. the point for the free edge of the natural nail meets the tip.
what are wrap resins made from?
an alternate way to handle the fabric as you adhere and adjust it on the nail is to use a 6 x 4 piece of ______________
flexible plastic sheet
what is fabric wrap made of? (3x)
______ _______ ________ also known as an activator, acts as the dryer that speeds up the hardening process and it comes in these several different forms:
what two goals does the maintenance service accomplish?
1. To apply the enhancement product on the new growth of the nail, commonly referred to as a “fill-in” or “back-fill”.
2. Structurally correct the nail to ensure its strength, shape, and durability, this is commonly referred to as “rebalance”.
How are nail wraps removed?
1. Immerse them in acetone
the ingredients in monomer liquid in polymer powder belong to a branch of the acrylic family called ____________.
__________, also known as curing or hardening, a chemical reaction that creates polymers.
the amount of _________ and _________ used to create a bead called a mix ratio.
monomer liquid, and
_________ is used on the natural nail prior to product application to assist in adhesion.
a _________ is strong enough to defend enhancement products to prepare the enhancement for a refill or rebalance.
100 grit or lower
avoid using an _________ since they can hold excessive amounts of liquid and alter the mix ratio of the powder and liquid.
overly large brush
the ________ , also known as the arch, is the area of the nail with the most strength
The __________ runs straight from the cuticle down the side or wall of the nail to the end of the extension.
The C-curve of the nail enhancement depends on the C-curve of the natural nail. In the salon a _____ C-curve is the average.
An implement similar to a nail clipper and designed for use on nail tips
Tips can be purchased in large containers of 100 to 500 pieces as well as in __________.
Various individual refill sizes
Make sure when fitting tips to your client that the tips you choose cover the _____ from _______ exactly.
Sidewall to Sidewall
Rather than attempting to force a too-small tip onto the nail, it is better to use a ________ and use an abrasive board to tailor the tip before applying it.
Slightly LARGER Tip
A bonding agent used to secure the nail tip to the natural nail is called _______
Nail Tip Adhesive
Gel adhesives, sometimes referred to as ______ are the thickest adhesives and require more time to dry fast setting adhesives, which dry in about five seconds.
When securing the tip to the natural nail, approach the edge of the nail with the tip at a ________.
Never hold the file at an ______ because the edge of abrasive may gouge the nail plate and damage it.
Any method of securing a layer of fabric or paper on and around the nail tip to ensure its strength and durability is called a __________.
Before applying tips wraps, or any enhancement service, preparation of the natural nail should include removing the shine with a ___________ (______).
fine abrasive buffer (240 grit)
_________ are made from a thin natural material with a tight weave that becomes transparent when a wrap resin is applied.
________ made from a closely woven, heavy material. It is much thicker and bulkier than other types of wrap fabrics.
___________ are made from a very thin synthetic mash with a loose weave
_______________ also known as an “activator”, acts as the dryer that speeds up the hardening process of the wrap resin or adhesive overlay.
Wrap resin accelerator
___________ is the term used for when a nail enhancement needs to be serviced after two or more weeks from the initial application of the nail enhancement product.
In a ________ fabric maintenance only resin is applied to the new growth area, where as a ________ fabric maintenance may need the additional stress strip on the new growth area to keep it strong.
A _________ is a strip of fabric cut 1/8 inch in length and applied to strengthen a weak point in the nail.