What is the difference between nail polish and cat eye nail polish?
Are nail polish and nail glue the same?
Not the same.
The main ingredients of nail polish are volatile solvents and organic solvents, which are often toxic and may be carcinogenic if absorbed by the body for a long time. The main component of nail polish is a natural resin and some pigments, which need to be irradiated with UV lights to cure the surface, forming a plastic-like film that doesn't come off easily. Nail polish does not contain chemical solvents, it does not smell as pungent as nail polish, the volatilization of the ingredients in nail polish will produce gas, making people feel uncomfortable and affecting their health, apply nail polish are aware of the short maintenance time, to maintain the color need to apply frequently, the nails and body will cause harm, nail polish used once, as long as the daily work will not often wear on the nails, probably can 1 ~2 months without shedding. Nail polish must be put in the air to evaporate and dry out, but the process is very slow, need to wait a long time, generally need 10 minutes to dry, the hand also has to keep still, or once you touch something, you must reapply, nail polish only need to shine in the light for about a minute to immediately dry out, reapply will not affect the subsequent beauty.
The difference between nail polish and nail glue
1, nail polish
Ingredients: The main ingredients are 70%-80% volatile solvent, about 15% nitrocellulose, a small amount of oil solvent, camphor, titanium dioxide and oil-soluble pigments. Role: nail polish contains solvent volatilization to form a colored film, this film attached to the nail can show color. Features: No need to light, so nail polish is usually placed in a transparent bottle, and can be sealed when preserved.
2、Nail polish gel
Ingredients: The main ingredients are natural resins and some color materials, which will cure under UV light instead of evaporating, and it will form a plastic-like film. Function: The nail polish is cured by UV light, not volatilized, and forms a plastic-like film. This film then adheres to the nail to give color. Features: gloss, wear-resistance and firmness are better than nail polish, the most important thing is that it almost does not evaporate gas, is basically odorless, needs to illuminate the light, but the time only takes a minute or two. And you can make more different nail styles. However, nail polish needs to be placed in an opaque bottle and kept away from light.
What is the difference between nail polish and cat's eye glue?
Cat's eye nail polish, as the name implies, has the effect of looking like a cat's eye, and can be applied to the hand like a cat's eye stone.
Cat's eye glue is a new technology derived from nail polish. The magnet powder inside the cat's eye glue will be attracted and gathered under the action of the magnet. Under the reflection of light, a band of light like the pupil of a cat's eye appears, i.e. a thin, narrow and bright reflection on the surface, the effect resembles a cat's eye stone, and is solidly named cat's eye gel.
The difference between cat's eye nail polish and general nail polish is that the taste of both is basically the same, but cat's eye gel added magnet powder ingredients, in the drop into the test appears to be very thin, there is a certain threshold in the coloring, newcomers may not be coated evenly or coated too thick shrinkage of the gel, more practice can be solved. Cat's eye glue is different from nail polish, it needs to be put into the nail lamp to dry immediately after sucking, otherwise, the cat's eye glue will slowly disappear. Cat eye nail polish nail art usually lasts about 15 days.
The nail polish is mainly composed of natural resin, which is non-toxic, tasteless and not harmful to the body, very healthy and environmentally friendly. There are many kinds of nail polish on the market, including glow-in-the-dark nail polish, dazzling nail polish, fluorescent nail polish, snake nail polish, metallic nail polish, and sanding nail polish.
Cat eye nail polish is based on natural resin with the addition of magnet powder, which can be used to make the shape with the magnet after applying it, and the magnet powder is light-transmitting and will show lines after being refracted by light, which will produce a very gorgeous and dazzling effect.
In addition to the difference in material, the method of using cat eye nail polish and nail polish is also different. Nail polish has the quality of light solidity, so you can apply the color with ten fingers, and it dries faster than nail polish after application. Cat eye gel must be applied to one solidified one, then continue to apply to the next finger.
After applying the cat eye nail polish, you need to use the magnet's suction to help the magnet powder to make a good shape, and then use the light therapy machine to dry, and then continue to paint the next nail after it dries thoroughly. If you apply a new nail without drying the gel, the magnet will affect all the magnet powder and the previous shape will be messed up.
If you dry all the previous nails, the previous magnet powder will be solidified, so when you use the magnet again, it will not affect the previous magnet powder, and you can do the new nails without worrying.
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The difference between light therapy color gel and nail polish gel
1, nail polish and nail polish color glue are easy to fall off the degree of difference: light therapy and color glue nail polish glue at the same point is not easy to fall off. But the light therapy color gel is no way to use the nail wash to remove, can only be filed off with a grinder, and nail polish can be removed with a special nail water remover.
2, nail polish and light therapy color gel price is different: light therapy color gel is more expensive, usually, more than 100 dollars, while nail polish gel 50 or 60 can be.
3, nail polish gel and light therapy color gel harm are different: for nails, light therapy color gel harm is greater; for the human body, they both compared to nail polish for the human body to be less harmful.
4, nail polish gel is a kind of resin gel, also known as gel nail polish, is a combination of the characteristics of nail polish nail therapy products upgrade products, with good gloss, high brightness, curing drying time is short and guaranteed, keep the cycle longer, no bad smell characteristics, accepted by many nail salons and consumers. The nail polish is thin, only suitable for rubbing the nail surface, or through the paste nail piece way to do extended nail.
5、Light therapy color gel has the same capriciousness and elasticity as natural nails and is not easy to break. It is a kind of advanced simulation nail technology through the ultraviolet A line through the light and the role of the light therapy gel solidification, using pure natural resin material, not only can protect the nail, nail cover function, more effective correction of nail shape, so that the nail more slender, moving. It is stickier than nail polish gel and can be done directly to extend the nail.
The nail polish is environmentally friendly, non-toxic, healthy and safe, compatible with the common advantages of gum and nail polish, full of color and transparent, easy to apply, instant quick-drying, shine to keep more durable, known as the most fashionable a nail polish star masterpiece.
Light therapy color glue has high transparency, good gloss, natural light, good toughness, no irritating taste, not easy to yellow, not easy to break, keeps a long time. It is very popular among nail art people.
Light therapy color with glue is also what we usually call colored resin glue or colored oil glue. The role of light therapy colored glue is similar to nail polish in the process of making light therapy nail colored glue can make the nail because of the different colors added and colorful.
Is nail polish or nail glue better? Nail polish!
The benefits of nail polish.
1, no taste
The main component is a natural resin and some color material, so basically there is no smell. It reduces the harm to the human body.
2. Longer maintenance time
Each layer of nail polish needs to be hardened under UV light before the next layer can be applied. So the hardness and gloss are much better than ordinary nail polish, and the maintenance time is even longer up to 28 days, nail polish can only maintain for up to seven days.
3. More evenly applied
The consistency and fluidity of nail polish allowing you to apply it better! In human terms: it will brush up more evenly than nail polish!
Generally, nail polish takes about ten minutes to dry, but nail polish can be dried in just one minute by the light, saving a lot of time. But compared to nail polish, nail polish is healthier and more durable, and the damage will be much smaller, so go to a nail salon and choose nail polish to be more cost-effective. After the nail polish is cured, you can do a lot of patterns on it to make the whole nail rich.