June 24, 2013
You never know what things will cross your path in this industry! I was asked to submit a photo for a nail art competition in New Zealand. The nail professionals there were provided only with the photo
June 10, 2013
If you’ve met me then you know I’m generally laid back, hard-working, and pretty easy to get along with. If you’ve gotten to know me then you’ve found that occasionally I can let my inner mischievous
What is the most unique way a client has presented to you what she would like done for her nails? A client had a new experience in store for me recently when she brought in a
Wow! Premiere Orlando was something else! If you were at the show, what were some of your favorite parts? What classes did you take? Something I enjoyed was participating in the live broadcast of Nail Talk
May 30, 2013
Are you in Orlando or getting ready to leave? I would love to see you again or meet you, this year I can be found in the CND booth #6245 so be sure to swing by
May 28, 2013
I’ve been asked to present 10 tips of the trade at an upcoming event. I would like to be sure to choose the 10 that would be most useful to nail professionals and thought what better
May 20, 2013
Last September when I was in the UK I noticed a big trend where the toenails are completely covered in Swarovski crystals. So this year, I made sure to get some tips on doing the service,
May 8, 2013
Sorry to drop of the blog for a bit! I have loads to share this week to make it up to you! One of the requests for my trip to England was to come back with
May 6, 2013
Watching Wild Kratts with my son on PBS I heard an interesting bit of trivia: A rattlesnake’s scales are made up of keratin just like fingernails are! What interesting nail tidbits have you learned over the
April 19, 2013
Today I have some questions for you all!The business-building series of blogs from guests have come to an end. Did you like them? Would you like to see more of them later in the year?I’m headed
Have you put your vote in for the naming contest yet? I’ve realized a decision date was left off, so I wanted to give you a heads up that it was coming to an end on
April 11, 2013
You might like a bit of background story before I introduce this next contest! The story begins at ABS in Chicago during booth set-up. Fellow CND education ambassador Jennifer Harrison was asking me if my Facebook
April 9, 2013
I sometimes get questions about how to choose an e-file. Not being an e-file user I don’t feel qualified to answer those questions and don’t like leaving questions unanswered! To solve the dilemma I asked three
How’s your karma quota? I don’t think we can ever put out too much good karma. I was browsing through the photos on the 365 Days of Nail Art Blog and noticing that most of the
April 3, 2013
I owe you all a winner from the myth contest, thanks for the great suggestions for myths to add to Doug’s list! Erika Gravato, you are the winner of the drawing for the free Doug Schoon’s
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