Valérie Ducharme, one of the most renowned personalities of Canada’s nail art scene, and Mrs. Lyne Bouchard from Académie BEL officially launched on february 19th a new line of semi-permanent gels called En vogue. Those gels, entirely made in Canada, contain no solvent and are all “9 free”. They offer an unbeatable opacity and are offered in two different viscosities, so every nail technician will find their perfect fit!
The line will be available both at the Académie Valérie Ducharme (located in Laval, QC) as well as the Académie BEL (located in Varennes, QC).
Click below to see a few pictures of the launch party, during which we had the chance to chat with Johanne, the official trainer of the brand, who came all the way from British Columbia for the occasion.
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