May 8, 2013
Jessica Cosmetics’ GELeration is a brush-on gel-polish that the company says can last for more than three weeks with no chipping, peeling, smudging, or fading.
May 2, 2013
Nail tech and salon owner Maisie Dunbar provides tips on proper cuticle care and dead-skin removal when manicuring.
April 19, 2013
Newly licensed nail tech Breanne Trammell (who graduated from TW Nail Technology Inc.) embarks on a cross-country road trip this summer, in which she'll take a canned ham trailer renovated as a mobile nail salon and do manicures all over the U.S. "This experiential project is about more than simply ail art. By transforming a 1968 Shasta Compact camper into a mobile salon, I aim to create an intimate platform to exchange ideas and conversation," Trammell says.
April 8, 2013
Kick spring into gear with non-sheer pastels.
April 5, 2013
Instyle's April 2013 issue showed readers how to bring the glam of 1920s art deco design onto their nails.
March 26, 2013
Here are a couple of tips to give your chip-prone clients for those times between manicures.
March 25, 2013
February 18, 2013
Lucky Magazine found cool nails looks on Lucky Community, where readers post pictures of themselves in their favorite looks. Contributor Kara Endres created three nail designs in homage to the spring runways.
January 18, 2013
Lucky magazine editors suggested taking a breather from elaborate nail art to try a classic, red manicure again this year.
January 9, 2013
InStyle magazine tried top gel polish brands at several different neighborhood salons to weigh the pros and cons of getting a professional-quality gel mani or pedi.
December 21, 2012
According to Cosmopolitan, the biggest thing to hit mani land this year is top coats and adhesives that, in minutes, make nails look like they were dipped in the Milky Way.
December 11, 2012
InStyle magazine, in its December 2012 issue, asked three nail artists for their best holiday design.
November 23, 2012
Harper's Bazaar's November issue advised readers to shake up their usual shades by trying a techy silver or a multi-dimensional dark red.
November 20, 2012
The art and science of treatment and care of nails (including toenails and fingernails) only as it relates to services and treatments that leave the natural nails intact (without artificial extensions, etc.).
Refers to the naturally occuring fingernail (as opposed to nail enhancements).
Celebrate Good Times [With Nails!]8 photos
Turning Back the Hands of Time21 photos
Should the salon owner do nails herself?
How do you react to negative feedback?
Do you use over-the-counter (non-professional only) polish?
Will gel-polish cause traditional polish to become obsolete?
Do Nail Techs Really Need Resumes?
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