What can I use instead of monomer liquid?
Acrylics dry very clear but give off very toxic fumes before it is cured.
A good substitute is polyester resin.
A peroxide is added to a polymer to create the resin that can be cast as easily as acrylics..
Can you use alcohol instead of slip solution for PolyGel?
You can use 70% alcohol as a substitution for slip solution, which is what I did with the product. It works well!
Can I use vodka as slip solution?
I wouldn’t recommend vodka – you don’t know how the other 30% of ingredients will impact the polygel. You can use isopropyl alcohol / running alcohol which is super easy to source.
What liquid do you use for PolyGel?
The liquid used to sculpt PolyGel is called Slip — the name was inspired by the slip potters use when working with clay. Slip is not a monomer; it has no active ingredients, and unlike acrylic monomer, it has a light, pleasant fragrance. It’s simply used to make the PolyGel easy to shape.
Can I use rubbing alcohol as slip solution?
I have been using rubbing alcohol and it works just fine.
Can I use alcohol instead of acrylic liquid?
Can you use rubbing alcohol instead of acrylic liquid? Answer: There is no substitute for acrylic liquid for acrylic nails.