Painful grooves in the nail from improper drill use or over-filing by hand.
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According to Young Nails’ Greg Salo, the most ergonomic way to do this is with an over-grip.
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Ronia Hutchinson of Salon Oasis in Boca Raton, Fla., explains how she does these clean-cut backfill lines, using a little otherworldly help from a “UFO” bit.
There are so many things you can do with your e-file, from getting nails to the perfect length and shape to backfill trenching and even a little callus filing. Nail techs share their most common e-file maneuvers.
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