April 1, 2008
So-called because the free edge of the nail flares out wider than the bottom, the shape is growing in popularity throughout the West Coast
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March 1, 2008
Sending a typed message via cell phone, especially when incorporating shortened jargon like “omg” (Oh My God) and “2nite” (tonight).
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February 1, 2008
From nude to hot pink, nails were some of the season’s hottest accessories at the Spring 2008 fashion shows.
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April 1, 2006
Well-known nail industry veteran and NSI educator, Erin Snyder, has book of inspirational works published.
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March 1, 2006
Three beauty industry professionals — a salon owner, a manufacturer, and a school owner — give us their thoughts on the matter.
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March 1, 2006
Which came first, the chicken of the egg? That’s an age-old question that can have even the most sensible person engrossed in a deep discussion over the subject. A similar question looms over the professional beauty: do style trends drive product innovations, or do products innovations bring new trends to the forefront?
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June 1, 2005
The emphasis is on elegance, but this nail also be worn with your Saturday jeans.
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February 1, 2005
Why do some clients opt for pink-and-whites while others like wearing funky nail art?
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November 1, 2004
Duck nails are flared nail reminiscent of a duck’s splayed foot.
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May 1, 2004
While it is true that all your clients want nice whatever their age-a 20-something client’s idea of the perfect service can be much different than that of a 50-something client.
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October 1, 2002
Despite my long career in the professional nail industry I am unadventurous when it comes to my own nails.
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September 1, 1998
OPI Products' Suzi Weiss-Fischmann recently returned from New York City, where she discussed fashion and beauty trends with top magazine editors.
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November 1, 1997
As a nail student in Colorado, Julie Hayes thought she could drum up some clients to practice on by leaving her business card in a barn housing show horses.
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February 1, 1997
We knew we were going “out there” with this month's cover concept when we decided on it but it was so strikingly different that I was concerned we’d gotten too far afield.
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November 1, 1996
Try something new with edgy, unusual shades on your nails.
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