May 22, 2014
Maggie jumped on the gel-polish bandwagon early — then jumped back off.
December 17, 2013
Watch this video to learn how to apply and remove BOHEM Nail Jewellery, which are reusable nails made in England from real silver and/or gold. They come in different lengths and sizes and over 80 designs are available online.
August 14, 2012
OPI Pure Lacquer Nail Apps are easy to use and all the rage this summer.
September 13, 2011
Clients who are known for nicking or smudging their polish within minutes of a manicure may benefit from Nails in Motion’s Tip Tops.
April 11, 2011
The next step in Young Nails' ManiQ application is the color application.
April 6, 2009
A current trend is to add glitter, mylar, and other embellishments to nail enhancements, but how can nail techs be sure they aren’t compromising the strength of the enhancement and causing premature service breakdown by adding too much? Sometimes the glitter tips I’ve sculpted break off at the free edge, causing clients to doubt my abilities. (This occurs more often in gels than acrylics.)
December 1, 2008
Amy Becker of Masterworks Innovations explains how she applies gel sealant without flooding the cuticle area.
July 1, 2008
Tips on making a steadier polish application so your clients will know you're a pro.
The Latest and Greatest Gels: Soft/Soak-Off8 photos
The Latest and Greatest Gels: Hard/Traditional18 photos
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