February 1, 2013
In this video from the NAILS Troubleshooter series, OPI educator Dawn Sharp shows how to get a proper acrylic mix ratio.
April 29, 2011
When you work with liquid and powder, one of the key elements is mix ratio. Here Holly Schippers, our FingerNailFixer, some tips on figuring out how to check and perfect your mix ratio.
August 24, 2009
Nail tech Christie Gibson's tutorial on the proper mix ratio of acrylic powder and acrylic liquid to create acrylic nails.
November 6, 2008
Creating different bead sizes
Mix ratio techniques
February 1, 2008
The ideal bead should be smooth, round, and plump, and suspended lightly on the brush hairs.
America’s Beauty Show Rocked Chicago43 photos
Music Festival Nail Art28 photos
“The Mr. Behind Miss,” a profile piece on Miss VP, Mike Vo.
Is perfectionism on the job a blessing or a curse?
What’s the best way to recruit techs for a new salon?
What low-cost extras do you provide that clients perceive as having a high value?
Do I need a special permit to do medical pedicures?
Should the salon owner do nails herself?
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