December 15, 2011
Upshaw oversaw the expansive growth of a company that started with a small acrylic business and grew to the primary manufacturer of electric files for the professional nail industry.
November 22, 2011
Kupa’s Safety Bit has a tapered barrel with a rounded tip for safety at the cuticle area.
October 19, 2011
Kupa's Upower G3 is a portable and cordless e-file with a stainless steel handpiece weighing 5.9 oz with up to 20,000 RPM and two hours of continuous battery life.
August 3, 2011
Started by Vicki Peters, and currently directed by Simmy Bredal-Bell, the E-File Certification Program gives advanced training and instruction on how to properly use the e-file in almost every salon service you might encounter.
July 22, 2011
A brief overview of Kupa's UP200V Electric File with built-in foot control.
A brief overview of Kupa's Mani-Pro Electric File.
May 19, 2011
Ronia Hutchinson of Salon Oasis in Boca Raton, Fla., explains how she does these clean-cut backfill lines, using a little otherworldly help from a “UFO” bit.
May 11, 2011
This video shows you how to contour and shape an enhancement.
A visual description of how to correctly use a barrel bit in the cuticle area
May 3, 2011
A quick description on how to properly use a Kupa Diamond Pedicure Bit.
A quick demonstration of how to properly angle a barrel bit.
April 27, 2011
Atwood Industries has a new bit called “The Monster”.
April 19, 2011
The new NV210 Nail Vacuum System from Erica’s Advanced Technical Abrasives is made to vacuum up gel and skin particles.
April 18, 2011
There are so many things you can do with your e-file, from getting nails to the perfect length and shape to backfill trenching and even a little callus filing. Nail techs share their most common e-file maneuvers.
March 28, 2011
Kupa’s Upower Acrylic Case protects your equipment with this custom made acrylic case that fits perfectly over your UPower 200.
The Latest and Greatest Gels: Soft/Soak-Off8 photos
The Latest and Greatest Gels: Hard/Traditional18 photos
The sidewall is the skin on either side of the nail plate, also known as the lateral nail fold, acts as a barrier against bacteria, fungi, and viruses...
Should I have a TV in my salon?
Is perfectionism on the job a blessing or a curse?
What’s the best way to recruit techs for a new salon?
What low-cost extras do you provide that clients perceive as having a high value?
Should the salon owner do nails herself?
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