Episode #71

Question 239: If lipids do not dissolve in water – do they dissolve in alcohol? Would cleaning a nail plate with alcohol significantly reduce the amounts of lipids?

Question 240: I’m a nail tech and lash artist. I found a lash product that grows and darken lashes. It contains, Styrene/Acrylates/Ammonium Methacrylate copolymer. Does this means contain MMA and is this safe products to use around the eye area?

Question 241: I’ve had a client for about 1 year, soaking off and reapplying a new acrylic set about 5 times without problems, no breaking or lifting for 5 weeks.  However, the last set started lifting and breaking in the 2nd week of the set. Do you know what might cause this to happen?

Question 242: I am pretty sure my UV gel manicure client has WSO. Until she sees her physician, should I remove the product? She will want them covered until then.  If I continue these services or do any natural nail treatment, can this worsen the condition?

Question 243: What’s the difference between Di-HEMA and HEMA?Q244: Can the impact of hormones change the level of adhesion of V gel to natural plate of nail? Especially the menstrual cycle? 

Question 244: Can the impact of hormones change the level of adhesion of UV gel to natural plate of nail? Especially the menstrual cycle?