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
Despite my long career in the professional nail industry I am unadventurous when it comes to my own nails.
May 1, 2002
This month's panel tackles how to buy nippers, what's happening with a damaged nail, and how mood-changing polishes work.
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
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.
March 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.
January 1, 1997
InStyle magazine now features monthy full-page ads of the Rocky Mountain polish collection.
January 1, 1997
December 1, 1996
Why is it that nail salons are not selling record-breaking amounts of nail polish themselves? Because they’re not trying.
August 1, 1996
OPI announced its new fall polish colors, called the Rocky Mountain Nail Lacquer Collection
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At Long Last: An Intro to Longer-Lasting Polish7 photos
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