January 18, 2013
For clients who are hardcore about what’s in (or more precisely not in) their nail polish, two vegan-friendly polish lines caught our eye.
Keywords: La Couleur Couture LVX polish vegan products
November 2, 2012
Redbook Mag, in its November 2012 issue, featured two new eco-friendly polish brands: Scotch Naturals and Sula.
Keywords: client health eco-conscious products eco-friendly polish trends
September 30, 2012
Depending on conditions, clients’ hands and feet may be puffy, moist, and sweaty or cold, dry, and numb. A tech needs to know how to compensate for these changes so she can apply product to a consistent, stable nail surface each time.
Keywords: acrylics cold weather promotions effect of weather on nails gel-polish gels
July 17, 2012
Over the past three years, Dermelect Cosmeceuticals has been hard at work creating its first collection of colored nail lacquers utilizing ProSina, a protein-peptide derived from New Zealand sheep’s wool, to treat brittle, weak, and dry nails that are prone to chipping and splitting.
Keywords: anti-aging Dermelect polish
April 25, 2012
Allure magazine's April 2012 issue provided readers with a list of the top five most common manicure wreckers.
Keywords: client health manicures peeling nails polish
April 24, 2012
Allure magazine's April 2012 issue discusses anti-aging manicures. Aside from treating hands with anti-aging products, wearing nail polish makes the hands appear younger, according to Allure.
Keywords: anti-aging moisturizer polish
October 29, 2011
Just a reminder that OPI is still selling its I Love DKMS Nail Lacquer, in which OPI will donate $20,000 from sales directly to DKMS, the world's largest bone marrow donor center.
Keywords: charity OPI Products polish
October 14, 2011
Developed by Julep Nail Parlor, a Seattle-based nail salon chain, Julep Nail Vernis is a professional-quality line of runway-inspired nail colors and finishes.
Keywords: celebrities charity polish
September 9, 2011
This month, InStyle produced a list of 10 ways to look more polished — "maintaining your manicure" made it to the top, at number four.
Keywords: manicures polish
May 19, 2011
From tosylamide/formaldehyde resin to stearalkonium bentonite, ingredient names can sound more like a top secret formula for NASA than a recipe for regular old nail polish. Each of these ingredients, however, has a purpose and plays a part in the overall performance of the polish.
Keywords: chemicals ingredients polish Secret Ingredient
March 31, 2011
Keywords: polish tanning
Encourage your clients to practice safe sun by slathering on the sunblock and using nail polish to give their skin a more tan appearance.
October 18, 2010
The new Ginger + Liz Colour Collection has already become popular with celebrities.
Keywords: business celebrities consumer press organic products polish
October 18, 2010
OPI’s Nail Lacquer in Pink of Hearts is part of Shape magazine’s Products That Give Back for October.
Keywords: breast cancer awareness charity consumer press OPI Products polish
September 23, 2010
La Fresh Nail Polish Remover Pads are biodegradable and natural. One pad cleans and conditions all 10 nails with a fresh Tuscan blood orange scent. Formulated with a nourishing blend of vitamin E, aloe, glycerin, rosemary, and horsetail extracts, the pads are free of acetone, acetate, parabens, petrochemicals, glycols, dyes, artificial fragrances, and animal byproducts.
Keywords: acetone/removal products natural nail care polish polish removal
August 17, 2010
Piggy Paint products are made with hypoallergenic, odorless, and non-acetone ingredients to make them ideal for the sensitive skin of children.
Keywords: natural nail care non-acetone Piggy Paint polish youth marketing