January 26, 2016
Use these three simple step-by-steps to help your students practice basic nail art techniques.
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December 15, 2015
Milwaukee –based nail artist and instructor Tracy Conley Balistreri is a driven and devoted teacher who has inspired and mentored countless nail techs to realize their career goals and dreams. We recently caught up with her for a quick Q&A.
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December 10, 2015
The International Salon and Spa Expo Long Beach is the largest beauty industry event held on the West Coast.
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December 9, 2015
Instructors, NAILS Magazine is looking for our next student blogger for NAILS 101: A Student Blog. Do you have a new student or know someone who will soon be starting nail school? Does this person love to post online and have a true enthusiasm for all things nails? We want to hear from her or him!
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November 4, 2015
The Professional Beauty Association (PBA) is now accepting applications for the 2016 Lifetime Member Scholarship, the 2016 Minerva Beauty Scholarship, and the 2016 Hans Neumaier Memorial Scholarship.
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October 30, 2015
As seen on Snapchat: Advance Beauty College nails instructor Bi Dinh shows students how to perform a spa manicure using CND products. Add us on Snapchat (nailsmagazine) for a behind-the-scenes look into our world.
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October 14, 2015
The Professional Beauty Association (PBA) has trained hundreds of beauty professionals to recognize domestic violence warning signs and to safely refer clients, colleagues, friends, and family to local resources through its CUT IT OUT: Salons Against Domestic Abuse program (CIO).
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July 23, 2015
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Nail school isn’t a competition, it’s a community. You need friends to make the experience one that’s worthwhile.
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May 22, 2015
With more than 650 classes offered and close to 800 exhibiting companies, Premiere Orlando is the largest beauty show in the United States and provides a great opportunity for nail tech students to immerse themselves in the industry.
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May 11, 2015
Sometimes we jump in and take on roles professionally, not knowing exactly what we’re getting into. Often it’s a case of sink or swim. We asked instructors: What do you wish you had known before you started teaching?
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May 4, 2015
We talked to educators from various disciplines and identified some of the main qualities needed for good teaching. Whether you’re teaching a room of kindergarteners, a university classroom, or a group of adult nail school students, these are the qualities you’ll want to develop to be an effective teacher.
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April 27, 2015
Although it can be a daunting task to keep students excited and productive while in nail school, there are things instructors can do to help their students keep moving forward.
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April 22, 2015
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Win cute specks for nail techs!
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April 20, 2015
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We got a new student, and I am so grateful for her because she put the nail-art fire in me.
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March 24, 2015
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This week I have been doing more encapsulating acrylic practices. My foils made the cut.
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