June 28, 2013
In this step-by-step video, Pamela Thompson of Designer Nail Products shows how to create a My Big Fat American Gypsy Wedding Nail Art Design.
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June 26, 2013
In this Intermediate Nail Art Artistic Colour Gloss step-by-step video, Artistic Nail Design executive vice president and creative director shows how to create a multi-animal print design.
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June 25, 2013
In this advanced Artistic Colour Gloss step-by-step video, Artistic Nail Design executive vice president and creative director shows how to create a bright and fun retro collage design.
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June 24, 2013
In this video from the NAILS Troubleshooter series, OPI guest artist Adela Munoz shows how to create an owl design using gel-polish.
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June 14, 2013
OPI educator Rachel Jones of San Mateo, Calif., says that nothing takes years off a client’s hands than beautiful, classic pink-and-white nails.
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June 6, 2013
New from Alessandro International is Striplac, a peel-off gel-polish. Watch the video for a step-by-step of Striplac application and removal.
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May 2, 2013
Nail tech and salon owner Maisie Dunbar explains the ins and outs of underarm soy hair removal treatments.
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March 11, 2013
The Striped Nail manicure features a metallic racing stripe down the center of the nail, which gives the traditional mani an artsy, work-appropriate touch without too much eccentricity.
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October 1, 2006
You don’t have to be the next Van Gogh to create nail art your clients will love. Six techs give you step-by-step instructions for creating ultra-simple nail art - using just polish, a simple brush, and paint.
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May 1, 2006
Creating works of art from acrylic systems is an acquired skill. Our three guest artists have different methods for creating their crafts, but if you follow their steps you’ll be on your way to mastering your own dimensional designs on fingernails.
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January 1, 2005
Colored and glitter acrylics are beautiful, but many of us do not do them in the salon because it is too time consuming for us and too expensive for the clients to change the color. Use a reverse application to make it easier.
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May 1, 2003
While not nearly as pervasive as gels or acrylics, wraps represent a lucrative niche service. Here we give you some background information to get you started, as well as some troubleshooting and application techniques to help you along the way.
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August 1, 2002
After last year’s bacterial outbreak in a Watsonville, Calif., salon, the California Bureau of Barbering and Cosmetology laid out cleaning regulations for salons using whirlpool pedicure footspas. Use this step-by-step guide to make sure you are getting your footspas clean enough to protect your clients.
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May 1, 2002
Party nails are applied specifically for clients who want to look great for a short period of time, but not the maintenance required. Here's a step by step on doing great party nails.
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July 1, 2001
In Ayurvedic nail care, ancient Eastern medicine blends with new-age Westerners’ quest for better health, greater natural beauty, and longer life.
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