March 26, 2015
To help nail biters quit the habit, follow these steps.
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January 22, 2015
Nail tech Kari McQuitty demonstrates how to apply Amore Ultima Gels to transform a nail biter's hands.
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September 1, 2014
Clients who suffer from onychophagia (nail biting) can sustain a variety of problems ranging from infections to weakened teeth. Educate yourself about these conditions to help your clients take a bite out of their bad habit.
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July 15, 2014
Miss Pop (Simcha Whitehill) created custom nail art for three lucky nail-art virgins.
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December 4, 2013
In this video from the NAILS Troubleshooter series, LaShaun Brown-Glenn, a U.S. business development manager and trainer for Alessandro, shows how to apply a nail tip enhancement on nail biter clients.
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May 31, 2013
Use the information you gather from your consultation with nail biters not only to decide what you should do in the salon to help them break the habit, but also to educate them on the things they should be doing at home to guarantee their success.
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May 1, 2013
In this video from the NAILS Troubleshooter series, Young Nails educator Tracey Reierson shows the second step toward sculpting an almond-shaped nail using pink acrylics, filing the nail.
Almond-Retto Design Part 1
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April 24, 2013
In this video from the NAILS Troubleshooter series, Young Nails educator Tracey Reierson shows the first step toward sculpting an almond-shaped nail using pink acrylics, applying forms to short, bitten nails.
Almond-Retto Design Part 2
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May 26, 2012
Clients who suffer from chronic onychophagy — or severe nail biting — may benefit from the attention of a good nail tech.
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August 12, 2011
Allure offers tips and trends on virtually every aspect of everyday nail care.
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December 16, 2010
Onychophagy is a medical term for nails that have been bitten enough to become deformed.
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December 16, 2010
Nail biting is just what it sounds like, but its effects on a client's personal and nail health can be long-term and damaging. Starting usually as just a bad habit, nail biting can often turn into a psychological disorder, where clients bite their nails so far down that they draw blood, damage the nail matrix, and cause the nail bed to be completely unprotected.
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