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E-file Extraordinaire

June 1, 2009  | Demo

Step-by-steps for doing a backfill, smoothing calluses, surface shaping, and natural nail work. Plus, e-file tips and tricks.

Keywords: drill bits   electric files   electric filing techniques   FILES   learning new techniques  

Foot Filing Tips

May 1, 2009  | Article

Jill Wright, of Jill Wright’s Spa For Nails in Bowling Green Ky., is an experienced pedicurist who offers this interesting foot filing technique.

Keywords: callus   callus removers   cuticle oil   learning new techniques   pedicures  

From Russia, With Love

April 1, 2009  | Demo

Check out these step-by-step nail art designs with international appeal. They were created by students at the award-winning Russian School of Nail Enhancement OleHouse in Moscow.

Keywords: bridal nail art   CND   colored acrylics   enhancements   French nail art  

Estelina Says File Feet Twice

January 31, 2009  | Article

Estelina recommends beginning each pedicure with a dry filing of the feet. Then, when the service is almost complete, apply a foot scrub and file again.

Keywords: callus   Estelina's   foot files   learning new techniques   scrubs  

Cosmo 3D Nail Art Molds

December 1, 2008  | Demo

Cosmo’s 3D Nail Art Molds allow techs to easily apply three-dimensional acrylic nail art.

Keywords: 3-D acrylics   3-D nail art   acrylics   colored acrylics   learning new techniques  

Take a Tip from ... Young Nails’ Gregory Salo

October 1, 2008  | Article

Greg Salo of Young Nails explains how he applies Young Nails’ trademark reverse application technique for acrylics.

Keywords: colored acrylics   French twists   learning new techniques   manufacturers educators   nail art  

Best Thing Since Sliced Bread

October 1, 2008  | Demo

Sliced Clay Canes are one of the latest trends to sweep through the nail industry. They come in different shapes, sizes, and designs, and are an easy way to expand your nail art offerings. The canes are thinly sliced, then placed onto nails and encased in gel, acrylic, or top coat.

Keywords: fimo canes   learning new techniques   nail art  

Turning Nail Art Inside Out

October 1, 2008  | Demo

A small, hidden design on the underside of a nail is a perfect way for flashy clients, (and even shy ones too), to show off your work. Clients will love showing their friends the little detail, and pulling off this feat is rather simple for techs. G Elizondo of D’Hair to Be Different Salon in Las Vegas, shows how she creates a hidden heart on the inside of a nail.

Keywords: acrylics   colored acrylics   learning new techniques   nail art   Young Nails  

China Glaze OMG! Polish Swirl

June 1, 2008  | Demo

No two nails will be exactly alike with this unique blending and swirling of polish.

Keywords: China Glaze   learning new techniques   marbleizing techniques   polish   polish swirl technique  

Let Your True Colors Come Shining Through

June 1, 2008  | Article

Want a fresh new take on color choices for your nail clients? With colored acrylics, your only limit is your imagination.

Keywords: adding new services   colored acrylics   enhancements   expanding your services   keeping your business competitive  

Smile Lines Causing Frowns?

April 1, 2008  | Article

Getting nice, deep smile lines doesn’t require years of laughter, but it does take practice.

Keywords: acrylics   learning new techniques   smile lines  

Reverse Application Step-by-Step

January 1, 2008  | Demo

Reduce your time doing colored acrylic fills by using this "Reverse Application" method.

Keywords: backfills   colored acrylics   electric filing techniques   fills   learning new techniques  

Take a Tip from ... Star Nail's Elaine Watson

January 1, 2008  | Article

Elaine Watson — global education director and vice president of marketing for Star Nail — shares some of her favorite technical tips.

Keywords: 3-D nail art   acrylics   airbrushed nail art   colored acrylics   embellishments  

Getting Nails Into Shape

November 1, 2007  | Article

Square, round, squoval — you probably have a specialty and a preference to how you think a nail should look. But you can’t just do cookie-cutter nails on every client who walks through your door. Some individual attention and customization will wow your clients and make them loyal for life.

Keywords: learning new techniques   nail shapes   shaping nails  

Keep Natural Nails in Perfect Repair

March 1, 2007  | Article

Your clients look to you to keep their hard-earned natural nails in tip-top shape. With a little help from your favorite nail products, you can handle common natural nail problems easily and prevent them from recurring.

Keywords: learning new techniques   natural nail care  

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