October 1, 2012
Inspired by artist Dale Chihuly’s sculptural glass works (particularly the ceiling piece Fiori di Como in Las Vegas’ Bellagio Hotel and Casino) we asked Columbus, Ohio-based nail tech MaeLing Parrish to recreate the design for this month’s cover model.
September 15, 2012
Jessica Hoel of LuvNailz salon in Bellevue, Wash., has an interesting technique for her color gels.
December 20, 2011
The NSI Polish Pro Accessory Collection includes six different finishes to change the appearance of any Polish Pro color. Become a nail “stylist” and create unlimited looks for your clients.
September 26, 2011
Nails Inc.'s holographic topcoat is the new glitter polish, according to Allure's Beauty Report.
September 16, 2011
If you’re bored with just applying one coat of color gel and curing, try Entity’s One Color Couture Gels and its custom-mix combinations.
June 28, 2011
Semi-custom colors and designs created via layering are increasingly showing up at trade show booth demos and continuing education classes. Clients love walking out of your salon owning a look no one else has, plus this technique can breathe life back into older shades your clients have gotten bored with. You can layer with so many different mediums. Here are a few to try.
April 25, 2011
Get creative and layer CND Shellac to create custom color combinations.
Salon Design on a Dime22 photos
Lots and Lots of Ocelot9 photos
First nail technician to win NAILS Magazine's Nail Technician of the Year Award in 1996.
What is causing the deep horizontal ridges and swollen cuticles in my client’s nails?
How do you track your sales and other records throughout the year?
Is there a business-related New Year’s resolution you find yourself making every year?
Do your clients ask about polish being “three-free”?
Reader to Reader: Are you still loyal to the product brands you learned with in nail school?
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