July 9, 2012
Shape magazine shares five tips to keep in mind while giving your client the best summer pedicure.
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July 5, 2012
The idea of these ticking lists — of things to accomplish before you “kick the bucket,” so to speak — are gaining popularity via blogs, ad campaigns, and other media outlets. We asked our readers to share their professional ones. (No offense to pros-and-cons lists, but we think bucket lists are much more fun!)
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June 28, 2012
Editor Hannah Lee got to tour the City of Hope headquarters as well as CND's research and development lab and found that a lot can be learned by stepping out of the office or salon and taking time to develop professionally.
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June 26, 2012
Redbook Magazine told readers to go a little crazy with their mani-pedi combos this summer. Find a list of the magazine's top seven combinations and recommend them to your clients.
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June 25, 2012
Holly Schippers, The FingerNailFixer, shows you how to paint this pretty French floral design on your clients' nails. It was inspired by something a client brought her from Pinterest.
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June 22, 2012
Teen Vogue, in its June 2012 issue, recommends four fun and easy nail art designs for summer.
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June 21, 2012
Here are a some clips from nail tech Holly Schippers Monday at Premiere Orlando 2012 so you can get a glimpse of things that were there and some info as well. Enjoy!
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June 21, 2012
Here are some snippets from nail tech Holly Schippers Sunday at Premiere Orlando 2012. From The Blonds arrival at the show and backstage access with Jan Arnold to helpful hints to step-by-steps in the CND class.
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June 18, 2012
Beauty Changes Lives and AACS are offering currently enrolled beauty school students, in an AACS school, the chance to be matched up with a celebrity mentor to launch their career in the industry. Available mentors include Jan Arnold, co-founder of CND; Ted Gibson, celebrity stylist; Dr. Howard Murad, dermatologist and skin care expert; and Diana Schmidtke, celebrity stylist for Hollywood’s leading men. Get details on how to enter at: http://beautychangeslives.org/scholarships
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June 14, 2012
Holly Schippers creates color block nail art for NAILS' June 2012 cover. Here's the step-by-step.
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June 14, 2012
With the sudden rise of brush-on gel-polish bringing many new customers into salons, it seems nail techs are seeing fewer tried-and-true acrylic customers. With new products on the market, traditional acrylic users now have more options to choose from, but there is still a seat at the manicure table for them.
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May 28, 2012
InStyle magazine, in its May 2012 issue, compiled a list of nail shades that compliment different skin tones.
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May 24, 2012
Holly Schippers (FingerNailFixer) shows you how to create these sneaker nail designs using CND Shellac.
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May 21, 2012
Harper's Bazaar released a list of spring's most popular statement nail shades, urging readers to get out of their neutral rut.
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May 15, 2012
Launching in July 2012 exclusively to salons, CND Additives are a collection of pure pigments and lustrous effects. Blend Additives into any CND sculpting powder or gel or layer over CND Shellac to create nail art designs. Watch this video for a few examples of nail art created with Additives.
Cover Look: NAILS December 2011 (using CND Additives)
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