December 1, 2000
Get advice on dealing with fill lines and the effects of sunscreen on enhancements.
October 1, 1999
February 1, 1999
The Nail Doctor on brittle nail syndrome, psoriasis and acrylics, and breakage.
October 1, 1998
Sometimes the best answers to technical questions are from your peers. In this bimonthly column, respected nail veterans from across the country tackle reader questions ranging from how to prevent a gel-cure burn to advice for chronic nail pickers to etching the natural nail.
September 1, 1998
Though doctors cite a lack of scientific evidence that hormones influence product lifting, some nail technicians say their clients’ experiences provide all the proof they need.
August 1, 1998
Sometimes the best answers to technical questions are from your peers. In this bimonthly column, respected nail veterans from across the country tackle reader questions ranging from the cause of problem lifting to chronic nail pickers to proper paraffin equipment.
June 1, 1997
The Nail Doctor tackles your pressing questions on nail injuries and arthritis.
January 1, 1996
If just a few clients have lifting, look to their lifestyles for the solution. If the numbers are higher, however, the cause probably can be traced back to your technique.
April 1, 1995
The most important thing to remember when doing an acrylic fill is to not nip product if you don’t need to.
August 1, 1994
Are you taking insulin or heart medication? Plus 9 other specific questions to get at the root of your client's lifting problem.
February 1, 1992
Every month, our nail doctor answers readers' questions about any health-related issue.
January 1, 1991
In this bimonthly column, nail technician and NAILS Shows Manager Vicki Peters responds to readers' questions.
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Mucous or malphighian layer of the skin.
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How do I announce to my clients that I will be moving to a new salon?
The new products I’m using are adding time to each appointment. How do I adjust my schedule?
Why isn’t my Gelish application curing properly?
What’s the cause of the pinkish-red oval area on the pad of my client’s toes?
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