September 26, 2012 | Video
In this video from the NAILS Troubleshooter series, Thao Nguyen gives some tips on cleaning the nail plate before a service and using a cuticle nipper correctly.
September 19, 2012 | Video
In this video from the NAILS Troubleshooter series, MaeLing Parrish shows how to make a fun etch design in gel-polish using a dotting tool.
September 5, 2012 | Video
MaeLing Parrish shows how to get the maximum effect from magnetic polish in this video from the NAILS Troubleshooter series.
August 29, 2012 | Video
This video from the NAILS Troubleshooter series shows MaeLing Parrish using a makeup sponge to dab different colors of polish onto the nail to make a unique design.
August 21, 2012 | Video
In this video from the NAILS Troubleshooter series, MaeLing Parrish shows how to do some creative color backgrounds for a black crackle polish top coat.
August 15, 2012 | Video
In this NAILS Troubleshooter video MaeLing Parrish shows how to make a "French Twist" nail art design.
August 8, 2012 | Video
In this installment of the NAILS Troubleshooter series, MaeLing Parrish shows how to make a simple flower shaped design using a dotting tool.
August 1, 2012 | Video
Here Vicki Peters explains the difference between well and well-less tips.
July 25, 2012 | Video
Vicki Peters shows how to clean and prep the natural nail bed using an e-file.
July 18, 2012 | Video
Holly Schippers and Vicki Peters give three techniques for applying forms. Schippers shows how to modify a form for a better fit, and Peters demonstrates how to apply a form for both a classic sculpt and a stiletto.
July 13, 2012 | Video
The Beyoncé Cosmetology Center, founded by pop superstar Beyoncé and her mother and business partner, Tina Knowles, is an exciting addition to nonprofit drug rehabiliation facility Phoenix House's Career Academy. It is a fitting way for Beyoncé and her mother to give back together, as Tina Knowles worked as a hairstylist for many years, and a young Beyoncé would even "perform" for customers in the salon. In this video, Tina Knowles speaks about the project.
July 11, 2012 | Video
Holly Schippers shows how to properly apply gel-polish.
June 27, 2012 | Video
Vicki Peters shows how to overlay a tip with clear and pink acrylic.
June 20, 2012 | Video
Holly Schippers shows how to apply regular polish, beginning with top coat and using even strokes and thin layers to make for excellent coverage. She even gives quick clean-up tips for when polish winds up on the eponychium.
June 18, 2012 | Video
Beauty Changes Lives and AACS are offering currently enrolled beauty school students, in an AACS school, the chance to be matched up with a celebrity mentor to launch their career in the industry. Available mentors include Jan Arnold, co-founder of CND; Ted Gibson, celebrity stylist; Dr. Howard Murad, dermatologist and skin care expert; and Diana Schmidtke, celebrity stylist for Hollywood’s leading men. Get details on how to enter at: http://beautychangeslives.org/scholarships