November 21, 2013
Created by veteran nail technician Tammy Howard, Tammy’s Tender Touch Lotion is a natural moisturizer that helps hydrate and nourish all skin types.
Keywords: lotions skin care
October 23, 2013
The Multi Active Nail Strengthener from Revere Cosmetics features a twofold strengthening formula that activates multibinding sites that promote the formation of the keratin protein which builds the nail.
October 10, 2013
Dr. G’s Clear Nail Antifungal Treatment kills fungus of the skin adjacent to the nail using Tolnaftate 1% as its active ingredient.
Keywords: fungus nail diseases
October 5, 2013
A bony growth on the side of the heel, Haglund’s deformity is often the result of wearing hard, inflexible shoes.
September 25, 2013
Dermelect Cosmeceuticals’ new ME Core Collection is designed for women who desire to grow out long, strong, natural nails without compromising fashionable fingertips.
Keywords: nail growth
September 25, 2013
Nail Magic’s Nail Hardener and Conditioner celebrates more than 50 years in the professional nail industry.
Keywords: Nail Magic nail strengtheners
September 18, 2013
Trind’s Perfect Cuticle & Nail Kit contains a trio of products to get clients’ nails into tiptop shape.
Keywords: Trind Cosmetics
September 17, 2013
Nail Tech Vicki Peters will host a Level 1 — Certified Master Pedicure Class by Footlogix/North American School of Podology with industry expert Vicki Malo.
Keywords: certification diabetic clients pedicures
September 16, 2013
Myxoid cysts are small, rounded, mucous-filled deformities that occur around the fingers and toes.
Keywords: Myxoid cyst
September 15, 2013
In this month’s column, Dr. Stern talks about melanoma and the nail tech’s role in referring clients to a physician.
Keywords: dermatologists Dr. Dana Stern melanoma
September 9, 2013
Hammertoe is a bending and hardening of the joints in the second, third, fourth, or fifth toes.
Keywords: callus corns hammertoes Under the Microscope
August 21, 2013
Rejuvacote 2 is Duri Cosmetics’ new three-free nail care treatment for sensitive nails.
Keywords: Duri nail strengtheners
August 16, 2013
Caused by allergens that come into contact with the skin, allergic contact dermatitis often clears up on its own when sufferers avoid the offending agent.
Keywords: allergic contact dermatitis allergic reactions common ailments of nail technicians contact dermatitis dermatitis
July 15, 2013
In and of itself, onychauxis — or thick nails — poses no danger to a client, but it often indicates a larger problem.
Keywords: onychauxis Under the Microscope
July 8, 2013
In her second column, Dr. Stern covers spoon-shaped nails, Mee’s lines, habit tic, and more.
Keywords: Dr. Dana Stern habit tic koilonychia leukonychia warts