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Dear Shari Talks About Pricing for Nail Biters

October 1, 2007  | Article

Veteran nail tech Shari Finger—owner of Finger’s Nail Studio in W. Dundee, III—fields reader questions in the areas of salon management and workplace politics.

Keywords: nail biting   service pricing  

You Can Reform a Nail Biter

July 1, 2005  | Article

Like any habit, biting the nails is tough to stop. Some people never completely conquer the urge. But you can help, with a regular program of manicures and a supportive attitude. Here are two programs you can try — tailor them to the needs of your women, men, and children clients.

Keywords: nail biting  

Strategies for Handling Nail Biter Clients

November 1, 2001  | Article

Nail biting clients can be the most challenging, difficult, and frustrating clients a nail technician encounters. Instead of throwing in the towel and letting them continue to chew and pick, you can help your clients to reform while creating a loyal, long-term customer in the process.

Keywords: male clients   nail biting   nail makeovers   nail repairs  

Why Nail Biters Bite

September 1, 2001  | Article

An estimated one in every four people bite their nails.  While most often dismissed as a bad habit, the reasons for nail nibbling could run deeper than sheer routine. Understanding the reasons why your clients bite can be beneficial to all nail techs in helping clients break their nasty habit.

Keywords: nail biting  

Galaxy’s Cure for Male Nail Biters

November 1, 1997  | Demo

This male client’s bitten nails get a facelift with a simple technique using pink and white acrylic.

Keywords: acrylics   Galaxy Nail Products   male clients   nail biting  

When It's Time For a Change

June 1, 1997  | Article

Clients have their reasons for wanting to go au naturel—with their nails, that is. You can keep your former acrylic clients loyal to you with a good removal and post-removal care.

Keywords: acrylics   customer service   nail biting   natural nail care   removing acrylics  

Male Nail-Biters Get Hooked

February 1, 1997  | Article

Keywords: men's services   nail biting  

Magical Nail Makeovers

February 1, 1997  | Article

We may not be magicians, but nail technicians can create what our clients think is "magic." The most dramatic illusions are achieved on clients with nails that are bitten, ski-jump-shaped, fan-shaped, or flat.

Keywords: acrylics   nail biting   ski jump nails   tip application  

Psychology of a Nail Biter

December 1, 1996  | Article

Rebecca Byrne was passing a nail salon in the local mall when an idea popped into her head. Stopping, she gathered the courage and went in to ask the nail technician if she could put acrylics on her bitten-down nails to help her grow them out.

Keywords: nail biting   nail injuries   OPI Products   special needs clients  

Give Nail Biters A New Lease On Nails

April 1, 1996  | Article

Help nail biters outgrow their nasty habit by extending the nail plates with durable extensions.

Keywords: nail biting  

Can Fungal Infections be Passed from Client to Client?

February 1, 1994  | Article

Paul Kechijian answers questions on nail infections, how to deal with unpleasant fungus and a frequent nail-biter. 

Keywords: acetone/removal products   fungal infections   fungus   nail biting   The Nail Doctor  

Show Clients Your Skills By Doing Nail Makeovers

August 1, 1992  | Article

Even the most hard-core nail abusers can be “made over” with regular professional manicures. Use before and after photos to promote the makeover to other clients.

Keywords: manicures   nail biting   nail makeovers   natural nail care   Vicki Peters  

Nail Biters: A Change in Application Just Might Help

February 1, 1983  | Article

Keywords: nail biting  

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