August 1, 1996
OPI announced its new fall polish colors, called the Rocky Mountain Nail Lacquer Collection
April 1, 1996
February 1, 1996
Beauty superstores such as Ulta3 specialize in selling the products used by professionals, rather than the services offered by them. By doing so, these retail stores/salons have taken retailing to new heights.
December 1, 1995
Consumer advertising by professional manufacturers is bringing welcome attention -- and credibility -- to salon brands.
September 1, 1995
This first patent was granted on the design of and technology used in the lamp’s bulbs.
August 1, 1995
When it comes to deciding who sells what, manufacturers base their choice on how well the distributor services the nail technician. Their verdict? Most are doing a good job, but there’s always room for improvement.
June 1, 1995
Light-cured gels often have been described as a pre-mixed, liquid form of acrylic. Not true, say chemists, who explain here what gels are made of and how they work.
May 1, 1995
Nail technician want to dry polish fast, showcase it with a glossy shine, and preserve it with a durable finish. Can a top coat do all this?
January 1, 1995
September 1, 1993
March 1, 1993
A behind the scenes look at how products are developed.
February 1, 1993
Owners put as much thought into finding a name for their companies as parents do for their children. People, songs, and dreams provide inspiration.
January 1, 1991
Today's gel systems combine flexibility, strength, and plenty of profit potential
March 1, 1988
Bondex utilizes a totally new technology to achieve strong adhesion of powder and liquid acrylic nail products to natural fingernails.
October 1, 1987
Down the Rabbit Hole11 photos
Earth Day Nail Art8 photos
A French tip is one that fits on the nail and is used to create a French manicure look; is usually white and can be any shape. French tips are a good ...
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Do I need a special permit to do medical pedicures?
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