September 4, 2012
Modern Salon's September 2012 issue discusses why the nail business, which has grown significantly since last year, is a smart one for hair salons to be in.
Keywords: business building consumer press Dashing Diva gel-polish hair care
August 31, 2012
Does our environment change how we do nails? Do techs living in climates where it dips into double digits below zero work differently than techs who live where it’s nearly 100 degrees with 80% humidity?
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August 31, 2012
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OPI showcases its flame design using three colors.
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August 1, 2012
Once you start working with clients regularly, you may run into minor mishaps that will challenge you. To help you out when they do, keep this chart handy for pointers on fixing some of the most common problems.
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July 26, 2012
The next generation of LED/UV nail color, Cuccio Colour Veneer is available in 24 classic shades that are perfect for clients of any age.
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July 12, 2012
Nubar’s soak-off gel-polish, Gelicure, cures quickly in UV or LED lights and applies like nail polish with a lasting high-gloss finish that shines for over three weeks. The gels do not chip or peel, and they soak off in just 15 minutes.
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July 11, 2012
Holly Schippers shows how to properly apply gel-polish.
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July 3, 2012
After several years of urging from Swiss-born, California-based nail tech Elsbeth Schuetz, Editor Hannah Lee hopped on a plane and headed first to Zurich, Switzerland, and then to Dusseldorf, Germany, to attend two European beauty shows.
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June 28, 2012
Are you looking for the right nail products to start your career? We've compiled this handy list of convenient kits to help you get started off on the right foot.
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June 19, 2012
This new soak off gel-polish line has 24 custom colors.
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June 19, 2012
There are four new colors in LCN's gel-polish line.
Keywords: gel-polish LCN
June 14, 2012
With the sudden rise of brush-on gel-polish bringing many new customers into salons, it seems nail techs are seeing fewer tried-and-true acrylic customers. With new products on the market, traditional acrylic users now have more options to choose from, but there is still a seat at the manicure table for them.
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May 18, 2012
Light Elegance has just reformulated its P2 UV Polish to remove the solvents that were once in it.
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May 14, 2012
En Vogue has a new soak-off gel polish line, Lac It!
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