April 28, 2011
Keywords: CND FingerNailFixer gels Holly Schippers learning new techniques
One of the most difficult things about gel is getting the hang of working with it, especially if you are used to doing liquid and powder. Holly Schippers offers this video with tips and an idea on how to get more accustomed to the workability of gel.
April 26, 2011
FingerNailFixer shows you how to perfect (and practice) your smile lines with acrylic.
Keywords: acrylic troubleshooting acrylics FingerNailFixer French manicures Holly Schippers
April 21, 2011
We love nail beds in all shapes and sizes, but, well, your client is her own worst enemy and may be mortified that her nail beds are “too wide.” Luckily, the nail style experts at CND have an easy fix.
Keywords: CND Fashion Week learning new techniques nails and fashion polish techniques
March 23, 2011
JoAnne Millar of En Vogue reveals how she creates this rhinestone-tipped curl on a gel nail.
Keywords: colored gels gels glitter gels learning new techniques nail art
February 15, 2011
So, you wowed your client into a new gel polish application by telling her how much more durable they are than standard polish, and that they help prevent chipping and cracking, and then she comes back a day later with a chip. So what do you do?
Keywords: gel-polish learning new techniques nail repairs
January 19, 2011
Painter and craftswoman Donna Dewberry is perhaps best known in the art world as the inventor of the One-Stroke painting technique, a method that allows painters to blend, shade, and highlight all in one stroke of a brush.
Keywords: floral nail art handpainted nail art learning new techniques nail art one-stroke nail art
October 18, 2010
Allure’s Insiders’ Guide for October features advice from expert manicurist Tom Bachik on how to fix a manicure.
Keywords: consumer press learning new techniques manicures polish Tom Bachik
October 1, 2010
Stylux Beauty Salon, based in Glendale, Calif., demonstrates how to perform a Sweet Sherbet pedicure.
Keywords: learning new techniques Nubar pedicure products pedicures Signature Services
October 1, 2010
Toronto-based Featuring...You Salon & Spa demonstrates how to perform a warm milk and mud pedicure.
Keywords: adding new services learning new techniques pedicures Signature Services
September 7, 2010
Celebrity manicurist Tom Bachik gives Glamour three helpful tips to keep nails looking their best.
Keywords: consumer press learning new techniques manicures natural nail care Tom Bachik
September 7, 2010
Self offers advice on how to get rid of wine-colored stains with tooth whitening products. Use a tooth-whitening pen, gel, or toothpaste once a day for three days to lighten the stain without damaging the nail bed the way buffers do. The key ingredient: hydrogen peroxide.
Keywords: consumer press learning new techniques nail treatments nail whitener
August 1, 2010
Don your berets, because Orly’s new Instant Artist Collection promises to help you achieve clean, precise, and colorful nail art designs at every skill level. The collection features 24 water-based shades that each come with a tapered brush for exact placement. The collection also includes four tools: a detailer brush, striper brush, dotter duo, and design tear-off cards that offer suggested step-by-steps.
Keywords: brushes learning new techniques nail art Orly polish