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.
August 1, 2010
The mom of two little girls who love to get their nails done, Piggy Paint founder Melanie Hurley always hated the thought of her children putting their hands in their mouths after she painted their nails with traditional solvent-based “kid” polishes. The result of her quest for a polish with no harsh chemicals, no foul odors, and nothing that might hurt the environment was Piggie Paint, which boasts the tagline “It’s as natural as mud.”
May 11, 2010
SpaRitual’s Believe Spring 2010 Collection has a unique charm with an inspiring mantra engraved into it for each nail lacquer.
April 20, 2010
Rainbow of Hope is a color display of 20 China Glaze nail lacquers selected to coincide with the “awareness colors” used to represent the different forms of cancer.
December 28, 2009
Billed as “seven gorgeous colors to suit any occasion… or dress,” Sheswai’s first polish collection is three free and has unique bottle caps made from sustainably harvested wood grown on family-owned tree farms.
September 30, 2009
Green doesn't mean just eco-friendly anymore—the polish is seeing more showtime.
April 28, 2009
Marie Claire magazine picks natural, planet-preserving style pieces.
April 17, 2009
OPI has joined with the Lung Cancer Foundation of America (LCFA) for an exclusive new polish called Breathe Life — a fresh-air, silvery blue.
March 3, 2009
SpaRitual’s Spring 2009 Color Collection, Cherish, features six new expressions of color that range from princess pink to baby blue.
January 1, 2009
Color Club’s One & Done, Eco-Conscious and Vegan Mini Collection of nail lacquers provides brilliant color and bright shine.
December 1, 2008
Color Club’s One & Done is an eco-conscious and totally vegan mini collection of nail lacquers. The 24 long-wearing, in-demand shades are both beautiful and environmentally friendly.
September 21, 2008
Woman's Day editor wants several beauty industry breast cancer awareness products.
June 1, 2008
An introduction to common nail polish ingredients.
March 1, 1997
There are just about as many myths circulating about nail care as there are Elvis’ whereabouts. As a nail technician you have a responsibility to your clients to know what constitutes good nail care practice … and what is just plain hogwash.
July 1, 1993
A California court must decide whether toluene in nail polish poses a sufficient health hazard to consumers and nail technicians to require warning labels.
Turning Back the Hands of Time21 photos
Disinfectant Products: Crack Down on Grime15 photos
A current trend is to add glitter, mylar, and other embellishments to nail enhancements, including pigments, glitters, mylars, clays, etc....
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