June 1, 2004
For years, electric files have allowed nail techs to cut their service time, yet they’ve also gotten negative reviews from clients and the nail industry alike. Are they still getting a bad rap or are electric files finally making a positive groove in the industry?
Keywords: Atwood Industries CND electric file safety Kupa
December 1, 2003
This month's cover tech, Tiffany Greco, focuses on education.
Keywords: acrylics Behind the Scenes CND
November 1, 2003
Corset-inspired lace-up nails make a "bad girl" statement.
Keywords: CND embellishments French twists nail art
April 1, 2003
This month’s cover comes to you all the way from Russia. Russian women are very fashion-conscious and feminine in their styles. With a full set of nails costing around $120 U.S. dollars (and rebalances costing $60) not all women can afford enhancements, but a growing number of women visit salons regularly.
Keywords: Behind the Scenes CND colored acrylics doing nails for photo shoots international
March 1, 2003
Creative was the sole nail sponsor a GenArt 2003, creating exclusive designs for three of GenArt’s up-and-coming designers’ fashions.
Keywords: CND fashion Fashion Week
May 1, 2002
When we told Elsbeth that we were shooting a teen cover to go with our cover story on teenagers, she conducted an informal poll of teenage girls in her neighborhood to see what they like to wear on their nails.
Keywords: Behind the Scenes CND doing nails for photo shoots Orly youth marketing
November 1, 2000
Keywords: Behind the Scenes CND competitions
September 1, 2000
Cover tech La Shaun Brown-Glenn says, “The funny thing is that it was not until after I received the honor of being named Nail Tech of the Year" that I realized how much weight it carried.”
Keywords: Behind the Scenes CND La Shaun Brown-Glenn Misa Cosmetics NAILS Nail Technician of the Year
September 1, 2000
This column will talk about services and ticks that occur in the “real world” of nail services
Keywords: CND French manicures
July 1, 2000
Revlon has announced the sale of its Worldwide Professional Products business, which includes Creative Nail Design, to The Colomer Group.
Keywords: CND company sales/acquisitions John Heffner Revlon
May 1, 2000
One out of every nine women will develop breast cancer, which means one in nine nail techs will probably develop breast cancer too. The beauty industry has rallied behind the cause of awareness and research, but how does our industry of predominantly women address the disease on a personal level?
Keywords: breast cancer awareness CND healthy working
January 1, 2000
NAILS talked to some of the top nail technicians in the industry, and adding our own historical perspective, we came up with this list of product innovations dial have most impacted the way you work today.
Keywords: brushes CND colored acrylics fast dry top coats Mehaz
September 1, 1999
In the Land of the Rising Sun, nail care is rising in popularity. As manufacturers jockey for market share and brand loyalty, Japanese nailists bring a flair for nai design and a perfectionist streak that has the world watching.
Keywords: CND George Schaeffer international Japanese nail industry Jim Nordstrom