November 21, 2011
In keeping with this holiday season, skilled nail tech and team Odyssey competitor Tammi Merritt shows how she uses pieces of broken Christmas ornaments to make shimmering and sparkling nail enhancements.
November 17, 2011
Yip Lai Kuan (Malaysia)
November 9, 2011
Japanese artist Hitomi Ariyoshi performs an acrylic flower design over a blue glitter background using Kupa's new Beautiful Nails acrylic line.
November 4, 2011
Masterworks by Amy Becker offers high-quality gels that can be used in a variety of ways including glitter sculpt nail art designs like the one shown here. Becker titles this design "Time Piece."
October 26, 2011
Republic Nail’s Moon Collection of acrylics give you eight color powders that can be custom blended, and they actually glow in the dark once set on the nails.
October 19, 2011
A demonstration of an acrylic backfill using a variety of Kupa bits.
October 17, 2011
How are you feeling about your nail skills? Hopefully not too bad, but we all could use improvement and striving for constant improvement is what keeps us fresh and ever changing. Taking classes is such an
These first couple weeks of school have been such an adventure! In terms of theory, we’ve talked about having a professional image, manicuring, infection control (eeeww!), and some of the history of the profession. In the
September 27, 2011
Kari Haire, The Kru (Lancaster, CA)
Anne E. Currie, Nailtoepia (Greenfield, IN)
Ada Leung (Los Angeles, CA)
September 20, 2011
The Dip It System from Parley Innovative Solutions lets you do full sets of Pink-and-Whites in 30 minutes or less. The odorless system uses a dipping method to create elegant-looking and durable enhancements. For more information go to www.parleyllc.com.
September 16, 2011
CND’s Retention Starter Pack is an excellent acrylic kit for new nail techs, providing all the essential products needed to start offering Retention enhancements in the salon.
The Nail Superstore’s Artisan Acrylic Professional System was developed to exceed the expectations of nails techs regardless of their experience level.
Princess Nails has reissued its Original Acrylic Deluxe Kit, bringing a convenient and easy-to-use kit for acrylic newbies.
Hidden Gems: Underside Nail Art11 photos
Nail Looks From NYFW F/W2015188 photos
The term “toxic trio” refers to dibutyl phthalate (DBP), toluene, and formaldehyde.
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Should I have a TV in my salon?
Is perfectionism on the job a blessing or a curse?
What’s the best way to recruit techs for a new salon?
Do I need a special permit to do medical pedicures?
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