January 5, 2011
To start in on fulfilling your requests for help with preventing lifting, a good place to begin is the cuticle. Most likely we all go through the steps of cuticle work and everyone uses different tools,
Heather Davis, Heather Davis Nailz @ Ambiance Beauty Salon (Ammon, Idaho)
Reena Wiggins, Evolve Salon and Day Spa (Salt Lake City, Utah)
Illian E. Jimenez, Karizia's Nails (Pooler, Ga.)
Stacie Cameron, Salon 21 (Deep River, Iowa)
Carolyn Streifel, Barefootbutterfly Studio (BC Canada)
Andrea Boyko, tiPz (Medicine Hat, Alberta, Canada)
Vaida Indrasiute, Fantasy Nails By Vaida (Wisconsin Dells, Wis.)
January 3, 2011
Stiletto nails are almost always made by form-sculpting with acrylics. The form is rolled tight and narrow at the tip to create the very pointed tip (designed to look like a stiletto heel).
January 2, 2011
Kolinsky is one any of several Asian minks, the fur is often used for the bristles of a brush.
January 1, 2011
Get a New Year’s shine and shimmer with ASP Aspire’s Prism Acrylic Kit. This ultrafeminine collection features a 1/8-oz. pot of pink, white, and clear acrylic powder in one kit.
December 28, 2010
Louise Callaway, Noble Nails (Cambridgeshire, UK)
Cierra Ross, The Dazzle Cartel Studios (Takoma Park, Washington D.C.)
Beverly Townsend (Calgary, Alberta, Canada)
Vicki Jensen, Contempo Salon & Spa (Ann Arbor, MI)
The Latest and Greatest Gels: Soft/Soak-Off8 photos
The Latest and Greatest Gels: Hard/Traditional18 photos
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