March 1, 2008
We asked NAILS readers what new retail products they’ve recently introduced. Far and away the most popular move was to add a new polish line from the top professional brands. Cuticle care products and lotions were also popular choices. Foot care follows in fourth place, then skin care, with Entity’s Nanovive Skin Revival System a particular favorite.
Keywords: CND cuticle treatments Entity Beauty Essie FILES
February 1, 2008
The OPI ProWide Brush is designed with specially shaped bristles aligned in a stack to create a smooth, flat brush surface.
Keywords: brushes OPI products
January 16, 2008
The editors of Allure review and evaluate more than 2,000 beauty products before issuing their Best in Beauty list. See which nail products earn their praise and why.
Keywords: awards CND consumer press Essie OPI products
December 1, 2007
The gala – which was coordinated by OPI’s exclusive Russian distributor, Verbena – included a two-hour presentation of new OPI products.
Keywords: George Schaeffer OPI products polish
December 1, 2007
Axxium acts as an invisible layer of protection for nails, giving them exceptional strength and an incredible shine.
Keywords: gels OPI products
November 1, 2007
In this travel journal, former NAILS associate editor Jayna Rust goes to Asia. From China to South Korea, Thailand, Laos, Vietnam, and Cambodia, she finds nail services everywhere (and happily tries them all out in order to report back to you).
Keywords: CND international LCN nail art OPI products
October 1, 2007
John Hauk, salon owner, OPI technical advisor. In his other life: tennis player.
Keywords: John Hauk My Other Life OPI products
September 1, 2007
UV light-cured gel enhancements are more popular than ever. Here’s how to fine-tune your arch technique to create the most beautiful nails possible.
Keywords: CND gel troubleshooting gels Light Elegance Masterworks
August 1, 2007
This flavorful pedicure invigorates clients with a homemade yogurt-pineapple sugar scrub and mask, and real citrus fruit slices in the pedicure basin.
Keywords: alpha hydroxy products citrus-themed services deluxe pedicures fruit-flavored services OPI products
June 1, 2007
Opening your first salon can be the most exciting time of your life — and the most challenging. Follow along as salon owner blogger Robbie Schaeffer applies for construction permits, decides of design details, and starts the hiring process.
Keywords: hiring nail technicians opening a new salon OPI products salon decor/design
February 2, 2007
The “Nail Community Cares” campaign to fight breast cancer needs volunteers to help spread the word and peddle its signature pink high-shine buffers.
Keywords: breast cancer awareness charity CND Kupa OPI products
January 1, 2007
Opening your first salon can be the most exciting time of your life — but it can also be the most challenging. Robbie Schaeffer lets you in on the trials and tribulations of opening Rob|b: An OPI Concept Salon.
Keywords: blogs opening a new salon OPI products
August 1, 2006
Members of the nail industry gathered in Las Vegas to celebrate NAILS 2006 Artists and Visionaries Awards winners.
Keywords: Artists & Visionaries Awards CND EZ Flow INM Lorena Marquez