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Convert Stiletto to Oval Nails

November 4, 2015  | Video

Suzie Moskal shows how to create oval-shaped nails using a hand file. She also shows how to extend a short nail with acrylic into an oval shape.

Keywords: filing techniques   hand filing   nail shapes   Suzie Moskal  

Something to Talk About: Appropriate Nail Length and Style

August 25, 2015  | Article

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.

Keywords: nail shapes   shaping nails   Something to Talk About   square-to-squoval shaping  

Get Your Clients in (Nail) Shape

July 31, 2015  | Article

To help cut down consultation time, this nail tech got crafty and made a nail shape guide.

Keywords: diy   nail shapes  

Coffin/Ballerina Shaped Nails

June 25, 2015  | Video

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.

Keywords: electric filing techniques   filing techniques   nail shapes   Suzie Moskal  

Almond-Shaped Acrylic Nails Step-by-Step Tutorial

June 2, 2015  | Video

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.

Keywords: filing techniques   nail shapes   Suzie Moskal  

Day 54: Minimal & Maximal Nail Art

February 23, 2015  | 

Alexandra Barbosa, Aly's Nails, Belleville, N.J.

Keywords: floral nail art   matte   nail art   nail shapes  

A First Glance at Nail Camp

October 30, 2014  | 

To do the weekend at Nail Camp justice, Holly will break it down into a few blogs for you. 

Keywords: continuing education   FingerNailFixer   Holly Schippers   learning new techniques   Nail Camp  

lipstick nails

October 14, 2014  | Encyclopedia

This shape sees the nail filed at a slant, resembling the shape of lipstick in a tube.

Keywords: nail shapes  

coffin nails (aka ballerina)

October 13, 2014  | Encyclopedia

this nail shape is tapered and squared off at the tip

Keywords: nail shapes   unusual nail shapes  

10 NYFW Nail Trends

October 3, 2014  | 

The 10 takeaway trends from NYFW spring/summer 2015.

Keywords: China Glaze   cuccio   custom nail colors   Essie   Fashion Week  

Filing 8 Nail Shapes (combined)

August 15, 2014  | Video

Here's our guide of filing nail shapes, combined. View each nail shape video separately with our playlist:

Nail Shapes, in this order:

0:03 - Stiletto Nail

1:38 - Lipstick Nail

3:07 - Coffin Nail

4:27 - Almond Nail

5:29 - Square Nail

7:02 - Squoval Nail

7:37 - Oval Nail

8:37 - Round Nail

Keywords: electric files   electric filing techniques   nail shapes  

How to File an Almond Nail

August 4, 2014  | Video

Sherri Traweek demonstrates how to file an almond-shaped nail.


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How to File a Coffin Nail




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How to File a Coffin Nail

August 4, 2014  | Video

Sherri Traweek shows you how to file a coffin (also known as ballerina) nail.


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How to File a Lipstick Nail



Keywords: nail shapes  

How to File a Squoval Nail

August 4, 2014  | Video

Learn how to file a squoval-shaped nail with the help of Sherri Traweek.


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How to File a Square Nail

How to File an Oval Nail


Keywords: nail shapes  

How to File a Square Nail

August 4, 2014  | Video

Sherri Traweek shows how to file a square nail.


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How to File a Squoval Nail


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