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Filing & Buffing the acrylic nails
AFTER a Pink & White Backfill
11. File - using the 5-Step System. Use your
T.T. 100 grit file and 180 grit T.T. Zebra file.
11-2. File LEFT
11-3. File RIGHT
11-3. File Free-edge
|11-1. File left side straight
out from the nail groove.
||11-2. File right side
straight out from the nail groove.
||11-3. File Free-edge tip with
a 100 grit Tammy Taylor file.
11-4. File Cuticle and Contour area
|11-4. File the cuticle and
contour area. Bevel up one side of the nail, across the top and bevel
down the other side, using a "Horseshoe Pattern". Continue the same motion
all the way to the free-edge. File around cuticle area making sure there
is a little road
between the acrylic and the cuticle.
11-5. Client's Angle
|11-5. Client’s Angle
Using the Zebra file, file the client’s angle. Turn the
clients hand around, pointing client’s fingertips towards them. Downward
bevel, towards the tip.
The client will be looking at this angle for the next
two weeks, it must look good to them!
12-a. T.T. Perfume
12-b. Buff with T.T. Clean Finish
12-c. Shine the nail with the T.T.
Super Soft Shiner
12. Buff -using
the T.T. Perfume Scented Cuticle Oil and the T.T. Clean
Finish Buffer file. To shine the nail, use the Tammy Taylor Super
13. Wash hands -
Squirt a small amount of the T.T. fragrant shampoo (available in
Peach, Mango, Pineapple and Signature fragrances) on a manicure brush
and hand it to the client to clean their hands and nails.
Also, a nice touch and a great way to improve retail
sales, is to squirt T.T. Peach Exfoliating Scrub in their hands
and have them scrub them together, then rinse. This leaves their hands
soft and smooth.
14. Polish -
using A-Coat then Z-Coat. Make sure the client knows how to take care of
her Pink & White Acrylic nails using the T.T. Maintenance kit.
Note: Use the A-Coat to protect
the acrylic from yellowing, then put on Z-Coat to protect the A-Coat
from getting sticky in the sun.
14. Apply A-Coat,
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