How to Apply Shellac?

Answer Shellac is a wood finishing product made by dissolving dried resin in denatured alcohol. Shellac was used heavily for finishing furniture during the 19th and early 20th centuries, and it is still a... Read More »

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How to Apply Shellac With a Spray Gun?

Shellac is a natural byproduct that requires less drying time than varnish or polyurethane. It flows on nicely and works in all pressure pots or airless spray systems. It does not need thinning and... Read More »

How to Apply Shellac Nail Polish Over Gels?

Gel nails give a person long, shapely nails that look especially striking when they're painted. Shellac nail polish claims to stand up against chipping and everyday wear and tear, which means that ... Read More »

What Are Shellac or Gel Nails?

Since the invention of nail polish, women around the world have tried to find a way to make their manicures last longer. Chipping polish, and weekly or bi-weekly trips to the nail salon, can make k... Read More »

What Is Shellac Used for in Manicures?

Knowing the right way to use CND's Shellac UV base coat, color coat and topcoat can make the difference between messy, sloppy nails and well-groomed nails. Shellac, which is a brand of tough nail p... Read More »