Nail curing lamps largely are divided into three types: LED lamps, UV lamps, dual-source lamps that are of different functionalities to meets a variety needs for nail curing purpose.
Most Nail Technicians And Hobbyists Make Their Choices On Buying Nail Lamp With The Following Aspects Referred!
1. The wattage of the lamp: the headlights are basically 36w, 48w, the greater,the more power it will be. Usually, choose a nail lamp above 36w can dry most types of nail gel.
2. If the mouth of the lampis not wide enough put your BIG hand in, needless to say that the nail polish touch against the lamp wall easily, bear in mind to check the width of the mouth of the lamps especially if have big hands. However, these days, there are rarely any nail dryer lamp is not spacious enough for you to put your whole hand in except the mini type ones.
3. The light timing setting : generally 30s, 60s, 90s that comes most practical for all nail art lovers. Why?
Simple as it says, you can opt to finish your nail whthin fixed timeframe ranging from 30-90 seconds depending on the type and thickness of the nail get you coated on your finger nails.
4.The position of the button: the most convenient one is on the top as characterized for most nail drying lamps.
5.The material of the lamp: the case must be thick and solid to prevent from cracking/breaking of accidental fall.
6.The bottom base plate should be removable so that you can feed your foot in as well for nail drying purpose.
7. Automaticsensor. Hands in, on. Hand out, off. Also should be durable.
What Is The Difference Between Led And Uv?
✨UV lamps generate high heat when they emit light that is harmful to the human body. The LED light is a cold light source that does not do any harm to human body. For nail lovers who have thinner nails, the LED light can relieve the pain while processing your nails under it.
Exposure to UV radiation can cause damage to your skin, especially if you're exposed over time. For example, it can lead to premature wrinkles, age spots, and even skin cancer. But the FDA views nail curing lamps as very low risk when to use as directed by the label.
✨ Compatibility, Usually the UV lamp can dry all kinds of gel, in contrast, that LED lamps can function about 85%-92% efficiency of the UV lamp does. Obliviously dual LED light source lamp can make up for it if for extended use.
✨curing speed. LED lighting is fast, while UV lighting is slow
That’s why most of the nail drying lamps you see are featured with 30, 60, 90 seconds button on them, they just dry nail gel faster than the traditional UV light lamp.
✨LED lamp life is higher than UV lamp life
LED nail gel lamp has an experimented long lifespan between 45,000-50,000 hours, which is way more lasting compared with UV nail light, moreover, LED nail gel dryer doesn’t require users to replace the LED bulbs, imagine or do the calculation here, 50,000/24hrs/365day=5.7 years. Isn’t that long enough for your nail curing purpose?