pedicures


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  
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  
Incorporating Wine into Your Service
  • November 22, 2013
  • Holly Schippers

One of the interesting people I met at the BFF Event Beaches Turks and Caicos was Kate from Be Winery. She hosted tastings at several of the BFF events, like the jewelry party in Columbian Emeralds

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Keywords: business building   pedicures  
Creating Swarovski Encrusted Toenails
  • May 20, 2013
  • Holly Schippers

Last September when I was in the UK I noticed a big trend where the toenails are completely covered in Swarovski crystals. So this year, I made sure to get some tips on doing the service,

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Keywords: business building   nail art   pedicures   tech-to-tech sharing  
Swarovski Pedicures Are Trending in the U.K.
  • October 10, 2012
  • Holly Schippers

The Olympia Beauty Show is held in London annually and is similar to shows in the U.S. in that there are nail competitions and different manufacturer booths to visit and shop at. There seemed to be

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Keywords: pedicures  
Question About Pedicure Chair (and Don't Forget to Vote!)
  • August 22, 2012
  • Holly Schippers

I love the annual NAILS Magazine Readers Choice awards because it gives me the chance to not only vote for my favorite products but to see what other techs love as well. I refer back to

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Keywords: pedicures   tech-to-tech sharing  
Behind the Scenes for the July Cover
  • June 26, 2012
  • Holly Schippers

How on earth do you top doing your first cover? Doing your second cover on the same day, but getting to create and select the colors and design of course! For the July cover of NAILS,

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Keywords: nail art   pedicures   social media   tech-to-tech sharing  
Spring Has Sprung
  • March 9, 2012
  • Holly Schippers

With the weather bouncing around this winter it has been difficult to decide if winter colors or spring should be adorning the nails. With temps here hitting the 70s, even the poor geese and flowers are

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Keywords: pedicures  
Understanding Your Clients' True Needs
  • September 8, 2011
  • Holly Schippers

Note from Holly: Here’s a guest blog from Tanya Sisson. Tanya is an experienced professional in the nail industry. Licensed since 1989, she has been involved in education from the start of her career. Tanya enjoyed

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Keywords: client issues   gels   pedicures   tech-to-tech sharing  
Creating Custom Bridal Toes
  • September 2, 2011
  • Holly Schippers

Have you taken the “Who Are You” quiz at cnd.com yet? While it gives you an idea on a nail coating that suits you, it is also a useful tool to help you start the thought

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Keywords: nail art   pedicures  
Embedding in Rockstar Toes
  • July 28, 2011
  • Holly Schippers

Thanks so much to all who answered the call for help on embedding things in enhancements! Your comments and video links were so helpful and much appreciated. Some of us tend to shy away from embedding

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Keywords: gels   nail art   pedicures   tech-to-tech sharing   troubleshooting  
Just in Time for Summer: New Rockstar Technique
  • April 13, 2011
  • Holly Schippers

 Summer is just around the corner and toes are peeking out of sandals more and more everyday! An easy add on for pedis is glitter work — you can even add it to manicures using the

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Keywords: gels   nail art   pedicures   troubleshooting  
Creating a Signature Service (Part 2)
  • January 31, 2011
  • Holly Schippers

How has the brainstorming been going? Have you found things to mix and match and make new services out of them? At this point I find notes really help me visualize my thoughts and put things

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Keywords: business building   natural nail care   pedicures   tech-to-tech sharing  
Creating a Signature Service (Part 1)
  • January 25, 2011
  • Holly Schippers

How do you keep things interesting for your regulars? Do you offer a signature service that they can’t get anywhere else? Maybe you have seasonal services to mix things up? Perhaps you don’t know how to

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Keywords: business building   natural nail care   pedicures  

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