April 19, 2016
| Blog Post
Essie paid a visit to the NAILS team with some exciting news about salon-focused products.
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April 18, 2016
Cuticle nippers from Germaniküre’s professional line are available in three jaw shapes: standard, triangular, and extra pointed.
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April 5, 2016
When a client’s hands are in desperate need of maintenance, one of the easiest ways to see improvement is to clean up the cuticles. But how much should a tech “clean up?” And how do you reassure your client your actions are safe?
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March 18, 2016
The cuticle pusher smoothly removes even the toughest hangnails without damaging the nail plate while the cleaner offers precision during services.
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January 21, 2015
Nail Lingo: Learn to speak fluent nail by knowing your anatomy. This illustration will help you know all the proper names and locations of the parts that make up a single nail tip.
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November 6, 2014
Holly Schippers shows how to properly shape and clean the nail plate.
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September 16, 2014
| Blog Post
Slowly, I’m settling in and school is beginning to feel like home. Earlier in the week I was pleasantly surprised with a visit from my 4-year-old daughter, Demi.
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May 2, 2014
The #144 Pusher (pterygium pusher) from Antoine de Paris gives nail techs a new angle on cuticle pushing.
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January 29, 2014
Cuccio Naturale’s manicure oils, available in three scents, help condition, nourish, and revitalize your clients’ cuticles.
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November 19, 2012
The thin line of skin at the base of the nail that extends from the nail wall to the nail plate.
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November 19, 2012
Also known as hangnails; a common condition in which the cuticle around the nail splits.
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September 21, 2012
Nail tech and salon owner Maisie Dunbar explains the true cuticle, plus shares testimonials for her spa, Maisie Dunbar Spa Lounge in Silver Spring, Md.
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March 15, 2012
What makes the perfect nail? How do you define the picture-perfect acrylic pink-and-white sculpt? NAILS combined contributions from CND education materials, Young Nails’ Greg Salo, and former NAILS Top 25 competitor Lynn Lammers to help draft guidelines for the quintessential “perfect nail.”
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December 2, 2011
SELF magazine is all about ruby nails for the 2011 holiday season, but the hold color makes mani mistakes super obvious. Learn how to prevent spots.
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June 10, 2011
Allure’s Beauty Reporter looks at some painter’s tape for nails.