October 24, 2012
The consumer retail pie is growing, and nail techs are claiming their slice. Fed by bloggers, celebrities, and technological improvements, the nail care industry offers opportunities beyond the salon to nail tech branded product lines and consulting work.
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October 19, 2012
This month’s lemon drop cover was created by Monterey, Calif.-based nail tech Terri Silacci — what a perfect concept for the owner of Nail Candy Lounge. The simple nail art design is easy to recreate and can be done in all sorts of fun summer colors.
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September 29, 2012
Allure's September 2012 issue featured a timeline of nail styles throughout history, starting in ancient Egypt and ending with nail decals and 3-D nail art.
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September 28, 2012
London's Nails Inc. releases a collection of limited-edition polishes with various particle shapes, sizes, and textures, giving it an edgy, graffiti look. Nails Inc. recommends applying two coats of Graffiti polish over Floral Street polish.
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September 25, 2012
Find out how to create blogger Jessica Washick's barcode manicure.
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September 21, 2012
Consumers are spending like crazy on polish — are you getting your fair share of this growing market?
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September 16, 2012
Woven fabric featuring a short dense pile that lends it a distinctive textured feel.
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September 10, 2012
Five years after Jane Park opened her first salon dedicated to connecting women through color, the Julep brand is still bringing women together, in the Seattle metro area and beyond.
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September 10, 2012
Glamour magazine's September 2012 Fashion Issue featured five simple nail art ideas inspired by the colorful prints and patterns soon to be displayed on the runway for Fashion Week.
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September 5, 2012
InStyle's September 2012 issue tells readers how to get holographic nails using Layla Cosmetics' nail polish, file and polish protector.
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September 3, 2012
Teen Vogue's, in its September 2012 issue, devised a list of the 10 most wanted purple polishes for Fall.
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August 27, 2012
Support a fellow nail tech and flaunt a striking array of hues with new Polish & Co. brand nail polish.
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August 20, 2012
Spotted on the runways, this chic color combination is making its way to nails, according the Harper’s Bazaar.
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August 10, 2012
Included in InStyle's "10 Trends You Can Actually Wear" is the reverse French manicure.
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