March 1, 2008
The Colorpop Polish Ring fits over the top of polish bottles displaying for the client a better sense of what the true color is.
China Glaze’s new ECOllection of lacquer shades reminds everyone that going green is always fashionable.
February 1, 2008
Butter London introduces a polish that looks like liquid diamonds.
February 1, 2008
VB Cosmetics' Dazzle Dry Quick Dry Nail Polish System can dry up to 75% faster than many other polishes.
January 15, 2006
As voted by Allure’s editors and readers, here are some standouts from its October 2005 picks.
October 1, 2005
Child Magazine polled 1,500 busy moms on their favorite beauty products for its Child Beauty Awards.
May 1, 2005
More than just color, nail polish is the finishing touch, the final step in a nail service. What’s in this product staple and how has it changed over the years?
December 1, 2003
For all the work you do to get your clients’ polish to last — from buffing to using the best in top coats — something keeps making it chip and tear away. Frustrated? Read on for tips from some of the trade’s utmost experts on how to make polish longer-lasting.
October 1, 2002
May 1, 2002
It's the problem that's plagued nail techs forever—the stuck bottle top. Orly's new Gripper Cap gets the job done. But, if you aren't using Orly polish, how do you unscrew a stuck top?
August 1, 1999
Why are nail fashion trends being set by retail companies and consumer beauty editors instead of professional manufacturers and nail technicians?
February 1, 1999
October 1, 1997
There are just about as many myths circulating about nail care as there are Elvis’ whereabouts. As a nail technician you have a responsibility to your clients to know what constitutes good nail care practice … and what is just plain hogwash.
July 1, 1997
What makes polish at 60 bottles a minute and as many as 500,000 a month? It's a polish-bottling machine.
January 1, 1997
Down the Rabbit Hole11 photos
Earth Day Nail Art8 photos
A type of acrylic that is chemically configured to cure/harden (“set”) faster than traditional systems; fast set systems are favored by so...
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