NAILS has 28 years' worth of Demos and How-tos for you to review and learn new techniques. Click through to this section, organized by articles that are either demos or step-by-steps, and see Signature Services, Service Recipes, Product Demos from manufacturers, and other how-tos from NAILS.
April 22, 2013
Celebrity nail tech Jade Morales created this exfoliating manicure for George the Salon in Chicago.
Keywords: Essie honey organic services Signature Services
December 21, 2012
Created by nail tech Melissa Bozant and her friend Karen Waters, the Sublime Bliss product line used in this pedicure is organic and natural.
Keywords: nail tech made organic products Signature Services
July 13, 2012
Elevating clients for feet-focused services generally improves nail tech ergonomics, as you don’t have to hunch over to do close-up work. And building your own set-up means you can design and decorate it however you want. (Hello, purple paint and glitter!)
Keywords: ergonomic furnishings FootsieBath IKEA pedicure areas pedicure furnishings
December 19, 2011
HandsDown Soak-Off Gel Nail Wraps from Graham Professional Beauty Products were designed to be the easiest, most comfortable way to remove soak-off gel polish and acrylic.
Keywords: acetone/removal products Graham Beauty
November 21, 2011
Rehydrate dry hands this winter with the Repechage Anti-Aging Hand Treatment with Seaweed Treatment Mask.
Keywords: manicures Repechage skin care
October 25, 2011
The new Eliminer Callus Removal System is a safe and effortless power-driven filing system that quickly smoothes out calluses.
Keywords: callus removers Eliminer pedicures
September 15, 2011
Angel Love Nails is an organic, protein-based gel formula that creates lovely looking enhancements that are healthy for the natural nail.
Keywords: Angel Love Nails colored gels gels
July 1, 2010
La~Te~Da Salon & Spa in Fort Myers, Fla. combines elements of land, air and sea in this sensory rich hand treatment.
Keywords: add-on services alternative services deluxe manicures new age services Signature Services
July 1, 2010
Elizabeth Ashton Ayurvedic Nail Spa, Long Beach, Calif., uses ingredients from the grocery store to create this specialty pedicure.
Keywords: ayurveda pedicures Signature Services
April 1, 2010
When nails are weary, weak, and inching toward the eponychium, a modified nail tip can be a great way to protect nails and encourage them to grow.
Keywords: acrylics applying enhancements to unhealthy nails CND eponychium filing techniques
December 1, 2009
Adding nail enhancements to bitten nails can be a rather complicated and tricky procedure.
Keywords: acrylics enhancements extending the nail bed nail biting
December 1, 2008
This is where Medi meets Pedi – where science and technology meet healthy, happy, and well-cared for feet.
Keywords: diabetic clients Footlogix pedicures
December 1, 2008
Excessively short and damaged toenails can be completely changed with acrylic toenail enhancements.
Keywords: damaged toenails enhancements
September 1, 2008
Ginger and Chinese jasmine essential oil combine for an organic hydrating treatment.
Keywords: chakra exfoliator massage products organic products organic services
August 1, 2008
A service-capping hand and forearm massage is a quick and easy way to bump up the price of your standard manicure — just make sure the client thinks it’s worth it.
Keywords: add-on services Cuccio Naturale manicure add-ons manufacturers educators massage