Today Show: Gel Manicure Safety Recap
“Purchase white cotton gloves and cut off the fingertips....”
HLN TV – Experts weight in: Are gel manicures safe?
“You could wear dark opaque gloves and cut off the fingertips”
The Coolibar Blog – Are gel manicures safe?
“Wearing UPF 50+ fingerless gloves can protect your hands from over-exposure to UV light. Regular cotton gloves may still allow UV to reach the skin. If you opt to make your own fingerless gloves without UV protective material, use sunscreen underneath.”
Style Bistro – What You Need To Know About No-Chip Manicures
“Wear sunscreen if you’re concerned, or put a cloth on the back of your hands.”
CBS Chicago – No-Chip Manicures Can Go Wrong
“However, if you’re concerned, experts say you can cover the top of your hands with a cloth, wear fingerless gloves or apply sun screen when using a UV nail light.”