August 25, 2015
Personal preference isn’t the only thing that determines the ideal shape and length for a client’s nails. The best techs know a number of factors play into the decision.
July 31, 2015
To help cut down consultation time, this nail tech got crafty and made a nail shape guide.
June 25, 2015
Suzie Moskal demonstrates how to create coffin or ballerina-shaped nails. "There are some great tips in this video, including the best way to hold the client's hand when working on their nails," says Moskal.
June 2, 2015
Suzie Moskal shows how to create natural-looking, almond-shaped acrylic nails. The video has many great tips including how to use a nail drill, hand-file, how to shape the nail with acrylic, and finish with a nude polish.
February 23, 2015
Alexandra Barbosa, Aly's Nails, Belleville, N.J.
October 30, 2014
To do the weekend at Nail Camp justice, Holly will break it down into a few blogs for you.
October 14, 2014
This shape sees the nail filed at a slant, resembling the shape of lipstick in a tube.
October 13, 2014
this nail shape is tapered and squared off at the tip
October 3, 2014
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August 15, 2014
Here's our guide of filing nail shapes, combined. View each nail shape video separately with our playlist: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLW7xhdMzxfTbMMrwkC3i-0JINOB-qZvyPNail Shapes, in this order:0:03 - Stiletto Nail1:38 - Lipstick Nail3:07 - Coffin Nail4:27 - Almond Nail5:29 - Square Nail7:02 - Squoval Nail7:37 - Oval Nail8:37 - Round Nail
August 4, 2014
Sherri Traweek demonstrates how to file an almond-shaped nail.
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