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Hit a Technique Plateau? Consider Taking a Class
  • October 17, 2014
  • Holly Schippers

If you are not seeing improvement and the work stays the same for several years, it’s time to consider a class.

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Keywords: continuing education   FingerNailFixer   Holly Schippers   smile lines  
4 Reasons to Keep Up with NAILS Next Top Nail Artist Competition
  • October 16, 2014
  • Holly Schippers

If you love nail competitions, here are four reasons to check out NAILS Next Top Nail Artist showdown happening right now.

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Keywords: FingerNailFixer   Holly Schippers   nail art   NAILS Next Top Nail Artist  
Nail Techs Portrayal in the Media
  • October 9, 2014
  • Holly Schippers

After watching a reality tv show featuring nail techs, Holly was dissapointed to see folks in the industry portrayed as a stereotype. 

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Keywords: continuing education   FingerNailFixer   Holly Schippers   professionalism  
Tried and True: My Thoughts on IBX
  • October 6, 2014
  • Holly Schippers

After the testing the product on clients for several month, Holly gives her opinion on IBX.

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Keywords: FingerNailFixer   Holly Schippers   IBX   natural nail care  
Recap: Science, Skills, and Social Media with Doug Schoon
  • September 30, 2014
  • Holly Schippers

Holly and industry scientist, Doug Schoon led a class on salon safety, light, gel, and more.

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Keywords: continuing education   Doug Schoon   FingerNailFixer   Holly Schippers  
The Nail Platform’s Successful Debut
  • September 26, 2014
  • Holly Schippers

From hands-on segments to tips on business building, The Nail Platform kicked off to a good start in California. 

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Keywords: continuing education   FingerNailFixer   Holly Schippers  
A Family Affair
  • September 25, 2014
  • Holly Schippers

Some of you know Holly works in a salon twice a week, now meet the owner of the location! 

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Keywords: FingerNailFixer   Holly Schippers  
Wedding Ready Services
  • September 24, 2014
  • Holly Schippers

While out in California, Holly got to pamper family members and create wedding-ready nails. 

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Keywords: FingerNailFixer   Holly Schippers   nail art   wedding services  
Behind the Scenes: Fifth Cover Photoshoot
  • September 22, 2014
  • Holly Schippers

This recent trip to California marked my second visit to the Bobit Business Media offices and fifth cover.

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Keywords: Behind the Scenes   FingerNailFixer   Holly Schippers  
International Traveling Tips
  • September 15, 2014
  • Holly Schippers

Hopefully if some of you travel, being aware of this process will make your lives a little easier.

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Keywords: FingerNailFixer   Holly Schippers   Travel  
The So Cal Pedi Treatment
  • September 5, 2014
  • Holly Schippers

Holly pays a visit to Vicki Peter's salon while out in Southern California. 

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Keywords: FingerNailFixer   Holly Schippers   pedicures   Vicki Peters  
Men Get Polished for a Cause
  • September 3, 2014
  • Holly Schippers

Men fight violence against children with nail polish.

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Keywords: FingerNailFixer   fundraising   Holly Schippers   Nail Polish  
What Are Nails Eyes?
  • August 27, 2014
  • Holly Schippers

Check out these photos of some nail art created using nail eyes to replicate the patterns, colors, or textures on shirts or fabrics to inspire a design. 

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Keywords: FingerNailFixer   Holly Schippers   nail art  
Bringing Nail Eyes to Australia
  • August 20, 2014
  • Holly Schippers

Holly kicks off the Australian leg of her education tour and preps for the Sydney Beauty Expo. 

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Keywords: continuing education   FingerNailFixer   Holly Schippers  
Door Prizes Offered at The Nail Platform
  • August 20, 2014

Attendees of The Nail Platform will have the chance to win some big prizes while learning how to step up their technique. 

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Keywords: continuing education   education   FingerNailFixer   Flowery   Holly Schippers  
Sculpting Stiletto
  • August 19, 2014
  • Holly Schippers

Holly demonstrates how to sculpt a stiletto nail using gel over a form. 

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Keywords: Demo   Empower Nail Art   FingerNailFixer   Holly Schippers   stiletto nails  
Benefits to Wearing Your Work
  • August 18, 2014
  • Holly Schippers

It feels great to have nails nicely done and if you wear it, clients will come. 

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Keywords: clients   FingerNailFixer   Holly Schippers   nail art  
Gearing Up for Nail Camp
  • August 8, 2014

Spots for the 2014 Northwest Nail Tech  Retreat are still available. 

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Keywords: competitions   continuing education   education   FingerNailFixer   Holly Schippers  
The New Nail Art App
  • August 6, 2014
  • Holly Schippers

The NAILS Nail Art Gallery app is the perfect way to see nail fashion and show off your own as well. 

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Keywords: FingerNailFixer   Holly Schippers   nail art   Nail Art Gallery   Nail Art Gallery Magazine  
An Egg-cellent Filing Technique
  • August 1, 2014
  • Holly Schippers

This exercise can help improve your service speed. 

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Keywords: filing techniques   FingerNailFixer   Holly Schippers  
14 Nail Techs Show Admirable Dedication to Education, Salon Careers
  • July 31, 2014
  • Holly Schippers

Despite busy schedules, these ladies took time to further their education. 

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Keywords: FingerNailFixer   Holly Schippers   Iowa  
Save the Nails with the Nail Snorkel
  • July 25, 2014
  • Holly Schippers

Ever been told you need to let nails breathe? We've figured out the perfect solution. 

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Keywords: FingerNailFixer   Holly Schippers  
The Nail Platform Gears Up for Launch
  • July 23, 2014
  • Holly Schippers

The Nail Platform is an eight-hour educational session where students will learn from some of the industry’s leading talent with no product bias. 

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Keywords: continuing education   education   FingerNailFixer   Holly Schippers  
Dismissing the Dry Pedicure Prejudice
  • July 18, 2014

I'm not saying everyone should switch to a waterless pedicure, I’m simply asking that the prejudice against the service be dismissed in favor of education. 

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Keywords: FingerNailFixer   Holly Schippers   pedicure products   pedicures  
Fingernail Fixer Shirts Now Available
  • July 10, 2014
  • Holly Schippers

Advertise your #FNFfreak standards to your clients with a shirt. 

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Keywords: FingerNailFixer   Holly Schippers  
Holly Announces Australian Tour
  • July 2, 2014
  • Holly Schippers

Following the U.K. leg of her education tour, Holly heads to Australia in August. 

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Keywords: additives   CND   CND Shellac   continuing education   education  
Placing Second in Gatlinburg
  • July 1, 2014
  • Holly Schippers

Holly’s overall score in the soak off gel competition improved with experience.  

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Keywords: CND   competitions   FingerNailFixer   Holly Schippers   soak-off gels  
Prepping for the Next Nail Competition
  • June 27, 2014
  • Holly Schippers

After participating in her first nail competition, Holly is ready for the next one. 

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Keywords: CND   competitions   FingerNailFixer   gels   Holly Schippers  
Nail Art How To: Sugar Skulls
  • June 26, 2014
  • Holly Schippers

After getting multiple tutorial requests, Holly and friends created a sugar skull nail art how-to video. 

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Keywords: Demo   FingerNailFixer   Holly Schippers   nail art   Premiere Orlando  
Holly's Europe Tour Ends on a High Note
  • June 23, 2014
  • Holly Schippers

After touring Europe, Holly learned nail techs around the world share the same values to see the industry rise above stereotypes. 

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Keywords: FingerNailFixer   Holly Schippers  
Recap: UK Nail Tech Blogs About My Tour
  • June 19, 2014
  • Holly Schippers

 I tend to be the one blogging about other people, places, and things; so imagine my surprise to find myself the subject of a blog! 

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Keywords: FingerNailFixer   Holly Schippers  
Takeaways from My First Gel Polish Competition
  • June 16, 2014
  • Holly Schippers

Check out these tips from competition director, Carla Collier. 

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Keywords: CND   competitions   FingerNailFixer   gels   Holly Schippers  
Pay It Forward: Holly Presents Aaamazing Nail Tech Award
  • June 13, 2014

Thanks to Nail Talk Radio, Holly had the pleasure of honoring one of her industry hereos. 

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Keywords: FingerNailFixer   Holly Schippers   Nail Talk Radio   nail technician  
The Nail Tech That Changed Holly’s Nail Journey
  • June 12, 2014
  • Holly Schippers

When Holly met nail tech, Geneva Summers Holcomb at Premiere Orlando 2013, her nail journey changed forever. 

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Keywords: Empower Nail Art   FingerNailFixer   Holly Schippers   Nail Talk Radio   nail technician  
See Holly's Sugar Skull Nails From Orlando
  • June 10, 2014
  • Holly Schippers

Holly created these cool sugar skull nails to wear at Premiere Orlando.

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Keywords: CND   Empower Nail Art   FingerNailFixer   learning new techniques   nail art appliques  
Pro Tip Clips at Premiere Orlando
  • June 9, 2014
  • Holly Schippers

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Keywords: FingerNailFixer   Holly Schippers   Pro Tip Clips   product removal   removal products  
Holly Gets "Empowered"
  • May 19, 2014
  • Holly Schippers

Holly has some exciting news to share.

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Keywords: CND   Empower Nail Art   FingerNailFixer   Holly Schippers   Premiere Orlando  
Catching Fire With CND
  • May 16, 2014
  • Holly Schippers

Holly attended CND's Education Ambassador training and came away with some new techniques and a whole lot of fire for the industry!

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Keywords: CND   continuing education   FingerNailFixer   Holly Schippers   motivation  
Are Gel Lamps Safe?
  • May 15, 2014
  • Holly Schippers

Holly Schippers (The FingerNailFixer) offers her take on the actual scientific facts about gel manicures.

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Keywords: FingerNailFixer   gels   Holly Schippers   UV light safety  
Have You Been Using Your Nail Eyes?
  • May 14, 2014

Holly's excited about the Nail Eyes Facebook page and the hashtag #naileyes.

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Keywords: FingerNailFixer   Holly Schippers   nail art inspiration   nail eyes  
Continuing Education Warms My Heart
  • May 13, 2014
  • Holly Schippers

Back from training in Turks & Caicos, Holly shares her feelings on seeing nail techs expand their knowledge.

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Keywords: continuing education   FingerNailFixer   Holly Schippers  
Protect Yourself with a Logo
  • April 24, 2014
  • Holly Schippers

Holly can finally share with you that FingerNailFixer is officially a registered trademark! Find out more about how she protects her business with a logo. 

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Keywords: branding   FingerNailFixer   Holly Schippers   logo  
Damage vs. Dehydration
  • April 10, 2014
  • Holly Schippers

Holly explains the difference between nail damage and nail dehydration.

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Keywords: damaged nails   Doug Schoon   FingerNailFixer   Holly Schippers   nail dehydration  
Holly's Competing!
  • April 2, 2014
  • Holly Schippers

Holly's finally dipping a toe in the competition water at Premiere Orlando.

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Keywords: competitions   FingerNailFixer   Holly Schippers   Premiere Orlando  
FingerNailFixer T-shirt for 2014
  • March 31, 2014
  • Holly Schippers

Holly doesn't want to reveal the shirt's design just yet; however, it emphasizes that your salon is educated, clean, and much more.

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Keywords: advertising/promotions   FingerNailFixer   hashtags   Holly Schippers   marketing/promotions  
My Take on IBX
  • March 28, 2014
  • Holly Schippers

America’s Beauty Show in Chicago this year was hoppin'...and so was Famous Names' new product!

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Keywords: Famous Names   FingerNailFixer   Holly Schippers   Linda Nordstrom   nail treatments  
Show Floor Layouts are Important
  • March 26, 2014
  • Holly Schippers

America's Beauty Show in Chicago this past weekend was a blast! The only thing that really had me bummed was the floor layout...

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Keywords: America's Beauty Show   FingerNailFixer   Holly Schippers   tradeshows  

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