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Chapter 28

acrylic nail enhancements created by combining acrylic monomer liquid with polymer powder
acrylic polymer powder powder in white, clear, pink and many other colors, combined with monomer liquid to form the sculpted nail
catalyst substance that speeds up the chemical reaction between monomer liquid and polymer powder
chain reaction process that joins monomers to create very long polymer chains (polymerization)
dappen dish container for monomer liquid and polymer powder
dust masks and protective gloves designed to protect the technician
initiators energized and activated by catalyst, they start the chain reaction
mix ratio amount of monomer liquid and polymer powder used to create a bead
nail dehydrator substance used to remove surface moisture and oils remaining on nail plate that can block adhesion
nail forms often made of paper/mylar coated with adhesive backs, pre-shaped plastic or aluminum, placed under the free edge, used to extend nail enhancement
nail primer used to enhance adhesion of enhancements to the natural nail
odorless acrylic products slightly different from acrylic products, considered low or no odor
polymer substance formed by combining many molecules (monomers) into very long chain like structures
polymerization chemical reaction creating polymers also called curing or hardening
rebalancing method for maintaining the beauty, durability and longevity of nail enhancement
safety eyewear used to protect eyes from debris and accidental splashes
acrylic monomer liquid the liquid mixed with acrylic powder to form the sculpted nail
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