7 best UV lamps for curing gel polish

Review of the best according to the editorial board. On the selection criteria. This material is subjective, does not constitute advertising and does not serve as a purchase guide. Before buying, you need to consult with a specialist.

The design of any UV lamp for gel polish polymerization includes a body, emitting and mirror elements. Many manufacturers equip devices with timers and fans to make them more comfortable to use. On sale you can find lamps for drying hands in turn, and devices that allow you to put both hands in them at once. For home manicure, the first is more convenient, for beauty salons both are suitable.

Based on user feedback, we have compiled a rating of the most popular models of ultraviolet lamps used by both professional nail masters and amateurs.

Rating of the best UV lamps for drying gel polish

Nomination a place Name of product price
TOP 7 best UV lamps for nails 1 VOGUE NAILS RU 48W RUB 6,100
2 ruNail LED / UV, 48 W RUB 3,505
3 TNL UV LED lamp 36 W (gold) RUB 2,598
4 TNL UV LED 25 W (pink) RUB 799
5 TNL UV LED 48 W (black) RUB 3,180
6 TNL UV, 36 W, red (electronic) RUB 1,199
7 TNL UV LED mini 6 W (pink) RUB 799

TOP 7 best UV nail lamps

VOGUE NAILS RU 48W

Rating: 4.9

VOGUE NAILS

A worthy place in our rating is taken by the device with the most stylish design. The plastic case is made in black, so it will harmoniously fit into any interior. The device is equipped with two types of diodes: UV and LED, the total number of which is 27. The removable bottom of the lamp is bilateral, which is convenient when performing a pedicure. Thermal protection of the radiating elements helps prevent overheating, which will ensure a long service life.

The lamp is equipped with timers for 10, 30, 60 and 90 seconds. The built-in hand sensor is designed to facilitate the work of the master. The width of the device is about 20 cm, the height is 10 cm. The lamp operates from a network with a supply voltage of 220 V. The device cannot be called budget: its cost is about 6000-6500 rubles.

Advantages

  • long service life (up to 50,000 hours);

  • Motion Sensor;

  • 4 variations of timers;

  • convenient activation using a sensor.

disadvantages

  • high price;

  • Do not dry 2 hands at the same time.

ruNail LED / UV, 48 W

Rating: 4.8

ruNail LED

The UV lamp is very popular and in high demand in the market. The lamp, like the previous model, has a dual source of radiation (UV and LED), thanks to which it quickly cures all types of coatings. 24 diodes polymerize gel varnishes, biogel compositions, gel paints. The white plastic from which the case is made is of high quality and durable. The device is very ergonomic: the presence of indentations for the fingers allows the hand to be correctly placed inside the device, which eliminates the deformation of the liquid varnish.

The UV lamp has a removable bottom panel that is magnetically fixed to the body. The timer can be set for 10, 30 or 60 seconds. The 'ON' mode provides continuous radiation for 2 minutes. The device is equipped with an electronic display. The model will cost the buyer 3500-3700 rubles.

Advantages

  • there is no touch control;

  • non-removable lamps.

disadvantages

  • not suitable for salons, as it holds only one brush;

  • the device is very light (about 450 g), which requires care when handling it.

TNL UV LED lamp 36 W (gold)

Rating: 4.7

TNL UV LED lamp 36 W (gold)

Universal hybrid (UV + LED) UV lamp, which is suitable for fast and high-quality drying of all types of gel varnishes. The power of the device is 36 W, the operating time is up to 50,000 hours (despite the fact that an ordinary fluorescent lamp lasts only 3,000-3500 hours). At the bottom there is a removable panel with magnetic fasteners. The UV lamp does not require special handling during disposal, since it does not contain mercury elements, that is, it is completely safe.

The timer is set for 10, 30 and 60 seconds. Customers are attracted not only by the pleasant price, but also by the stylish design – the golden housing of the UV lamp is made in an original geometric shape.

Advantages

  • low price;

  • long service life;

  • safety for the environment.

disadvantages

  • there is no touch control;

  • non-removable lamps.

TNL UV LED 25 W (pink)

Rating: 4.7

TNL UV LED 25 W (pink)

The UV lamp is designed for drying gel varnishes, biogel coatings, as well as permanent types of varnish. By combining two types of LEDs, the curing time is reduced by 2-4 times. The device is compact, has a stylish design, so it can become not only a working tool, but also a decorative element. The timer is set for 30 and 60 seconds.

The design of the UV lamp includes a motion sensor to help you perform better manicure. The infrared sensor automatically turns on the device after placing the hand inside, and also turns off the power when the hand is removed. This device will cost the buyer 2000-2500 rubles.

Advantages

  • long lamp life (50,000 hours);

  • little weight;

  • affordable price;

  • touch on and off;

  • the radiation of the device is completely harmless to the skin and eyes.

disadvantages

  • not found.

TNL UV LED 48 W (black)

Rating: 4.6

TNL UV LED 48 W (black)

The UV lamp is made in stylish black in the shape of an arch. Which undoubtedly attracts customers. For ease of use, the device is equipped with a removable bottom and touch control. The timer can be set for 10, 30 and 60 seconds. The combination of diodes (UV and LED) helps to significantly reduce the curing time of the coating.

The emitting elements are located so that all five fingers can be dried in the lamp at the same time. The LEDs on the device do not harm your hands. The average cost of the device is from 2500 to 3000 rubles.

Advantages

  • durability (the device is designed for 50,000 hours of operation);

  • fast polymerization process;

  • touch sensor.

disadvantages

  • lack of an electronic display;

TNL UV, 36 W, red (electronic)

Rating: 4.5

TNL UV, 36 W, red (electronic)

The UV lamp is designed to polymerize gel for nail plate extension and gel-varnish decorative coating. It is ideal for home use. The removable bottom is equipped with a reflective element. The lamp is designed so that a burnt-out element can be easily replaced. The service life of the device is relatively short – about 5000 hours, but this circumstance is compensated for by the low price of the product – 1100-1300 rubles.

The device is about 740 g, its width is 220 mm, its height is 100 mm. The timer setting in this model is provided for only 120 seconds. The lamp is switched on mechanically – by pressing a button.

Advantages

  • easy replacement of radiating elements;

  • affordable price.

disadvantages

  • extended drying time for gel polishes: at least 2 minutes;

  • short service life;

  • lack of a sensor.

TNL UV LED mini 6 W (pink)

Rating: 4.4

TNL UV LED mini 6 W (pink)

The UV lamp differs from the rest of the rating by its compactness. Its width is only 131 mm and its height is 19 mm. The device is equipped with folding legs. The pink plastic case adorns the corporate logo. Two types of diodes are located linearly, so that the gel polish is polymerized evenly. The model is convenient to take with you, as it will easily fit into a bag or backpack. The timer provides exposure times of 45 and 60 seconds. A USB cable is included.

The UV lamp is capable of polymerizing all types of nail coatings. The combination of the two types of diodes significantly reduces the drying time. The device is inexpensive – only 800-900 rubles.

Advantages

  • mobility;

  • long service life (35000-40000 hours);

  • economical power consumption.

disadvantages

  • Not suitable for pedicure;

  • plastic legs require careful handling, as they often break.


Attention! This rating is subjective and does not constitute an advertisement and does not serve as a purchase guide. Before buying, you need to consult with a specialist.

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