February 21, 2014
Getting behind the science of gel-polish is no easy feat, but with a better framework for its chemistry comes improved technique and the ability to educate clients. NAILS picked the brain of OPI's Dr. Paul Bryson for some user-friendly answers.
Keywords: chemist's corner education gel-polish OPI Products techniques
February 14, 2014
We asked nail instructors: What part of learning to do nails do you think is most challenging for your students? What are some of the ways you help them overcome their difficulties and achieve success?
Keywords: education teaching
February 4, 2014
The 2013 Nail Those Profits At Sea Cruise to Hawaii was an unqualified success. NTP set sail September 13 from Vancouver, Canada, with professional nail techs from all over the U.S. and Canada.
Keywords: continuing education education
January 17, 2014
This week, Nail School News brings you part two of a two-part story on how to start a successful nail business from guest editor Royan Williams. Royan has been a licensed nail technology educator, nail school operator, and continuing education instructor for over 20 years. His experience as a school operator has helped him to understand the needs of nail technicians, especially those of new students breaking into the nail industry.
Keywords: building your clientele business building business tools education
January 13, 2014
This week, Nail School News brings you part one of a two-part story from guest editor Royan Williams on how to start a successful nail business. Roy has been a licensed nail technology educator, nail school operator, and continuing education instructor for over 20 years. His experience as a school operator has helped him understand the needs of nail technicians, especially those of new students breaking into the nail industry.
Keywords: building your clientele business building education web marketing
December 30, 2013
From sanitation to anatomy to nail art, instructors from around the globe share the classroom lessons they most love to teach.
Keywords: education sanitation
December 27, 2013
In a special guest column, salon and school owner Tina Caton talks about training nail techs to be the best they can be.
Keywords: continuing education education On My Mind
December 17, 2013
It’s hard to ignore the presence of bloggers in the nail industry. They have taken the world of beauty by storm and some blogs are even a part of a daily diet of reading. These women post reviews, paint swatches, and create exquisite art that keeps their followers coming back for more. But I bet you didn’t know that a good number of these nail enthusiasts are actually professionals, and that many of them made the decision to go to nail school after establishing their blogs. Learn how a tiny corner of the Internet encouraged these nail lovers to become licensed nail techs.
Keywords: blogs education nail art
December 10, 2013
Customer service? Technique? Sanitation? We asked readers to share the most important information they took away from their beauty school days and received a variety of helpful responses.
Keywords: continuing education cosmetology schools customer service education
December 10, 2013
Customer service? Technique? Sanitation? We asked readers to share the most important information they took away from their days in beauty school and received a variety of helpful responses.
Keywords: continuing education cosmetology schools education
November 21, 2013
Gelish U.S. Dean of Education MaeLing Parrish utilized her background in art to establish herself as a nail educator in the U.S. Find out what makes her tick in the one-on-one interview below.
Keywords: artist profiles education Gelish Hand & Nail Harmony MaeLing Parrish
November 21, 2013
Are you ready to rock out during the Artistic Rock Hard World Tour? Take a look at some of the action as some of our representatives amp you up for this rockin' tour.
Keywords: Artistic Nail Design education
August 15, 2013
No two days are ever the same at Atlantis Alternative High School in Flint,
Keywords: education My Other Life
Mich., where Carrie Schaaf has taught English and art for the past five years.
June 28, 2013
Determined to break the mold of a quickie salon with mediocre quality and service, this dynamic duo brought a new salon concept to market. And the market was ready.
Keywords: eco-friendly education natural nail care salon profiles
May 2, 2013
Nail tech and salon owner Maisie Dunbar provides tips on proper cuticle care and dead-skin removal when manicuring.
Keywords: cuticle care education filing techniques Maisie Dunbar manicures