January 1, 2004
A brush-on application allows for ease-of-use and quick application, while the aerosol dryer is fast and provides a supersmooth finish.
July 1, 2003
But when selecting a tip to fit your individual client’s nail, remember these six basic nail shapes and make your selection accordingly.
September 1, 2002
The second annual nail competition proves that competing really is a global event.
May 1, 2002
The industry, and I personally, lost a dear friend recently when NAILS sales rep Helen Vanegas died.
November 1, 2001
Nail files are being closely scrutinized in California, and manufacturers and nail technicians are crying foul. Is the state’s regulating agency being fair in its seemingly sudden crackdown on proper file disinfection?
September 1, 1997
September 1, 1997
The latest tip styles are all about flexibility and of serving the needs of as many different clients as possible while making the nail technician’s job easier. Many of today’s designs are the result of suggestions from nail technicians themselves.
October 1, 1994
March 1, 1994
Salon sanitation is the biggest issue facing you as a professional today. If you do not abide by the codes of sanitation outlined by your state board, you risk losing not only your license but your reputation and clients as well.
May 1, 1993
The proliferation of copycat products and some outright counterfeits have made manufacturers defensive and technicians confused.
January 1, 1988
November 1, 1987
New cuticle cream that provides moisturizers, healing agents and anti-oxidants. As a comprehensive treatment to retard bacteria and fungus, it is ideal for hands and feet
September 1, 1986
The Latest and Greatest Gels: Soft/Soak-Off8 photos
The Latest and Greatest Gels: Hard/Traditional18 photos
Also called a hardener; applied to the natural nail before the base coat.
Should the salon owner do nails herself?
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