January 1, 2005
Try this earthy pedicure from CND using the Raw Earth System.
July 1, 2004
Have you ever wondered who the person is attached to the voice on the other end of the telephone when you call a manufacturer for technical support? Meet four manufacturer’s educators and learn what a typical day is like.
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?
December 1, 2003
This month's cover tech, Tiffany Greco, focuses on education.
November 1, 2003
Corset-inspired lace-up nails make a "bad girl" statement.
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.
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.
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.
November 1, 2002
September 1, 2002
The second annual nail competition proves that competing really is a global event.
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.
April 1, 2002
It isn't always easy to figure out why a client is lifting. Work through these steps to rule out some common causes.
March 1, 2002
As a lead sponsor and the exclusive nail partner of GenArt’s Seventh on Sixth Spring fashion show Creative Nail Design collaborated with three showcased designers to develop nail looks to complement their collections. Monica Leiper created 1,000 pre-done nail tips.
December 1, 2001
Collaborating with Creative co-founder Jan Arnold, Tom Bachik often looks to runway fashions for inspiration so we asked him to take three of his latest designs and break them down into three easy steps each.
August 1, 2001
The Latest and Greatest Gels: Soft/Soak-Off8 photos
The Latest and Greatest Gels: Hard/Traditional18 photos
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