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Audi’s S8 Plus and Soothing Their Fear of Matte Paint

Journey Into the World of Matte One of our very first blog posts, many years ago, was about matte vehicles. We were surprised that so many people commented on it, and at the amount of questions about matte car care that came through. With so much uncertainty out there, we realized that products for matte finishes weren’t yet available to the Read More

Hyundai, Veloster, Matte Blue, Matte Paint Prescription

Matte Blue Hyundai Veloster is Sponsored by Dr. Beasley’s

    We here at Dr. Beasley's are proud to announce another year of a great partnership with Hyundai! Just last week at the Chicago Auto Show, Hyundai unveiled their newest factory matte finish, Matte Blue. Hyundai now has two matte finish options for the Veloster, grey and blue. Each vehicle painted in one of these finishes will Read More

MTE Show, Dr. Beasley's, The IDA

Five Reasons Why MTE is the Best Professional Detail Show of the Year

I just got back from my third year attending the Mobile Tech Expo, which is held each January in Orlando. Each time I’ve gone, I’ve been completely blown away by this fantastic event, and it gets better each year. Here are five reasons why you should consider attending: 1. Amazing people come to MTE! The first year I attended, back in 2013, I Read More


Braun Brush – An Interview With The CEO of a 140 Year Old Company, Lance Cheney

Current Braun Brush CEO and successful sculptor, Lance Cheney, says his company has thrived for 140 years because every generation has brought their own spin to the company. His great-grandfather brought the art of brush making from Germany to America. His grandfather brought an entrepreneurial spirit that built the business during the vulnerable Read More

Raggtopp, Convertible Car Care,

The Convertible Care King – Interview with Rick Goldstein of RAGGTOPP

Interview with Rick Goldstein of Wolfstein’s, Inc. By Jim Lafeber, CD Rick Goldstein is the President of Wolfstein’s, Inc., a company that specializes in Automotive and Marine cleaning and protection products for exterior and interior fabric and vinyl. He also is the past President of the International Detailing Association (2010) and in 2013 Read More

Wheel Sealant, Brake Dust, Cleaning

What’s Wrong With Brake Dust?

Brake dust is one of the most aggressive corrosives in the automotive appearance industry. Even if the rest of the car is clean, dirty wheels equal a dirty car. So what is it about brake dust that is so harmful to your wheels and what’s the best way to clean and keep your wheels safe? What Do You Need to Look Out For? Brake dust is Read More

Smoke, Smell, Remove

How to Remove Smoke Smell from a Car

Getting the Smell of Cigarette Smoke Out of Your Vehicle Cigarette smoke is one of the most pervasive odors there is and one of the most difficult to remove from close quarters like your vehicle. I’ve seen smoke smell get behind door panels and discolor the white vapor barrier inside. Smoke build-up sometimes forms a yellow coating that sticks Read More

Nano Coating, Sealants, Wax

The Breakdown on Nano Coatings

The perfect shine is the Holy Grail of the automotive appearance industry. For over a century, professionals have sought a magical solution ― a bullish, long-lasting shine product that is quick and easy to apply and will repel dirt, environmental contaminants, and rain so the vehicle has the best protection on the market. Some even looked for a Read More

Water Spots, Acid Rain, Paint

Water Spots Etching Your Paint…Why?

What the Heck is Going on in the Rain? Rainwater is not pure. It is naturally acidic, the result of water collecting on dust and smoke particles in the clouds. Comprised of water vapor and any number of contaminants like pollen, mold, bacteria, dust, soil, pollutants, plant parts, algae, and insect parts, these tiny particles make up the Read More

Car, Clean, Car Wash, Detail a Car

The Basic Components to Detailing a Car

Detailing a car is quite a bit more extensive than just washing your car. Washing you car could be as simple as soap and water and a vacuum. However, if you're looking to really deep clean your car for either a sale or an event, follow this guide to learn how to detail a car. Let's Start with the Interior 1.  Carpets and Fabrics.  Remove Read More