+ Reply to Thread
Page 13 of 76 FirstFirst ... 311121314152363 ... LastLast
Results 121 to 130 of 757
  1. #121
    Join Date
    Apr 2015
    Posts
    2,429
    Thanks
    2,342
    Thanked
    2,209
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 posts
    So a friend has recently become a consultant and it's got me lusting after pretty pretty nails now!

    Just a question - is it worth buying the starter kit with the tools, etc, and a mini heater? Or can you get by with stuff you've got at home/cheaper from a chemist?

  2. #122
    Join Date
    Jul 2011
    Posts
    1,396
    Thanks
    419
    Thanked
    454
    Reviews
    6
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    You can get by with what you've got at home but I must say the heater is incredible so if it's in the budget definitely recommend adding those to your order. Makes it so much easier, and the heater is so quiet.

  3. The Following 2 Users Say Thank You to Green Cheese For This Useful Post:

    Frankenmum  (01-12-2015),Mamasupial  (01-12-2015)

  4. #123
    Mod-Nomsie's Avatar
    Mod-Nomsie is offline Administrator
    Winner 2009/10/11/12/13 - Most helpful Moderator
    Winner 2011 - Naughtiest/Cheekiest Mod
    Winner - Quickest 'Thanker' on the Hub
    Join Date
    Oct 2007
    Location
    Vic
    Posts
    23,707
    Thanks
    6,959
    Thanked
    7,065
    Reviews
    3
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 postsEmerald Star - 10,000 postsRuby Star - 15,000 postsDiamond Star - 20,000 posts
    Awards:
    200 Posts in a week100 Posts in a weekBusiest Member of the Week - week ended 15/1/15

    Default Jamberry Wraps

    Yeah I have only just ordered a heater last night; I have been using my hair dryer without issue.
    I would definitely invest in a starter kit though- the buffer and the good scissors are worth it alone.
    I ran out of alcohol wipes after 1 mani and 1 pedi, and have just used vodka on a cotton ball and that works fine.

    Eta: my consultant was saying last night that the Gatsby wrap is a new type with the metallic type base and then the white matte overlay and is very sensitive and needs just the right amount of heat otherwise the layers start to split. She said most people who haven't got a mini heater have trouble with it, so there ya go! Just another reason I suppose!
    Last edited by Mod-Nomsie; 01-12-2015 at 08:07.

  5. The Following User Says Thank You to Mod-Nomsie For This Useful Post:

    Frankenmum  (01-12-2015)

  6. #124
    Join Date
    Sep 2012
    Posts
    1,336
    Thanks
    84
    Thanked
    578
    Reviews
    2
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    The mini heater is the perfect amount of heat for the wraps. It's super quiet! I do my manis whilst my daughter is in bed so I can let them go overnight before submerging them in any type of water and the heater is so quiet it'll never wake her. Having two hands free to apply is also great.

    The application kit has all the tools you need to apply the wraps.

    These two things you can go without but it makes life easier if you have them! If your friend is a consultant, consider hosting a party to get these items with the hostess rewards!

  7. The Following User Says Thank You to caketin For This Useful Post:

    Frankenmum  (10-12-2015)

  8. #125
    Join Date
    Feb 2007
    Posts
    5,027
    Thanks
    1,447
    Thanked
    499
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 posts
    The heat that a hair straightener gives off, is a perfect heat. Everything else can absolutely be a generic brand.

  9. The Following User Says Thank You to gizmoduckus For This Useful Post:

    Frankenmum  (03-12-2015)

  10. #126
    Mod-Nomsie's Avatar
    Mod-Nomsie is offline Administrator
    Winner 2009/10/11/12/13 - Most helpful Moderator
    Winner 2011 - Naughtiest/Cheekiest Mod
    Winner - Quickest 'Thanker' on the Hub
    Join Date
    Oct 2007
    Location
    Vic
    Posts
    23,707
    Thanks
    6,959
    Thanked
    7,065
    Reviews
    3
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 postsEmerald Star - 10,000 postsRuby Star - 15,000 postsDiamond Star - 20,000 posts
    Awards:
    200 Posts in a week100 Posts in a weekBusiest Member of the Week - week ended 15/1/15
    Has anyone seen the NYE wraps? Glow in the dark! They look nice, but I'm not sure I would want glowing nails.. I can just imagine going in to settle DD in the middle of the night... and freaking her out!

  11. #127
    Join Date
    Jul 2011
    Posts
    1,396
    Thanks
    419
    Thanked
    454
    Reviews
    6
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    Quote Originally Posted by Mod-Nomsie View Post
    Has anyone seen the NYE wraps? Glow in the dark! They look nice, but I'm not sure I would want glowing nails.. I can just imagine going in to settle DD in the middle of the night... and freaking her out!
    My friend had the ghosts at Halloween and I asked her if she scared herself in the dark and she said no lol. I'm going to order both, can't decide which I like.

  12. The Following User Says Thank You to Green Cheese For This Useful Post:

    Mod-Nomsie  (03-12-2015)

  13. #128
    Join Date
    Sep 2012
    Posts
    1,336
    Thanks
    84
    Thanked
    578
    Reviews
    2
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    I have the other glowing wraps from Halloween, didn't freak me out but I don't get up during the night!

  14. The Following User Says Thank You to caketin For This Useful Post:

    Mod-Nomsie  (04-12-2015)

  15. #129
    Mod-Nomsie's Avatar
    Mod-Nomsie is offline Administrator
    Winner 2009/10/11/12/13 - Most helpful Moderator
    Winner 2011 - Naughtiest/Cheekiest Mod
    Winner - Quickest 'Thanker' on the Hub
    Join Date
    Oct 2007
    Location
    Vic
    Posts
    23,707
    Thanks
    6,959
    Thanked
    7,065
    Reviews
    3
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 postsEmerald Star - 10,000 postsRuby Star - 15,000 postsDiamond Star - 20,000 posts
    Awards:
    200 Posts in a week100 Posts in a weekBusiest Member of the Week - week ended 15/1/15
    It didn't matter anyway since they sold out within hours. And since the demand is that high, I can't see myself being quick enough to get any of the new release anyway. Although SIL is very keen to try them!

  16. #130
    Join Date
    Sep 2012
    Posts
    1,336
    Thanks
    84
    Thanked
    578
    Reviews
    2
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    I'll try get some in the new batch for myself.


 

Similar Threads

  1. Reusable pouch and food wraps for tupperware sandwich keeper plus
    By lisab82 in forum Recipes & Lunchbox Ideas
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 16-01-2015, 11:28

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
free weekly newsletters | sign up now!
who are these people who write great posts? meet our hubbub authors!
Learn how you can contribute to the hubbub!

reviews
learn how you can become a reviewer!

competitions

forum - chatting now
sales & new stuffsee all
Carmel's Beauty Secrets
7 Day Nail Growth Boosting Method Carmel's Beauty Secrets
The Nail Growth Boosting Method, will help transform your nails in just 7 days. You will also notice a big difference in their strength. It's so easy and only needs to be performed once a month.
Get your Nail Growth Boosting Method at the link below.
featured supporter
Be In Blossom
We offer physiotherapy run pregnancy Pilates, pregnancy Aerobics, and Mummy Pilates & Baby Massage classes with a focus on optimising posture, body awareness, pelvic floor support, back care and maintaining fitness, aiming to assist women prepare and recover from their birth.
gotcha
X

Pregnant for the first-time?

Not sure where to start? We can help!

Our Insider Programs for pregnancy first-timers will lead you step-by-step through the 14 Pregnancy Must Dos!