May 1, 2014
When we asked NAILS Next Top Nail Artist first runner-up Lauren Wireman how she keeps her nail embellishments intact despite the damage that regularly occurs on the job, she revealed her simple secret...
March 12, 2014
In this video from the NAILS Troubleshooter series, Elaine Watson, vice president of marketing and sales for Star Nail International, shows how to handle fiberglass nail wraps with ease.
January 2, 2014
Redbook's December 2013 issue gives a fantastic tip for doing a stain-free mani yourself. Just dab a bit of Vaseline around the edges of your nails and your skin will stain no more!
November 30, 2013
If tomorrow morning you posted a sign that said “no tips please,” what do you think would be the impact? No-tipping policies in salons, spas, and waxing studios are slowly but surely changing the way clients not only pay, but view their nail service professionals.
September 17, 2013
Marie Claire’s fall issue listed a tip sheet on how to master a manicure.
March 26, 2013
Here are a couple of tips to give your chip-prone clients for those times between manicures.
November 20, 2012
Plastic nail tips that are applied with adhesive and that cover the entire nail (full-well tips); press-on nails were made popular in the 1970s by Lee Pharmaceuticals and were the precursors to today’s tips.
Any coating created by fashioning acrylic, fiber wraps, or gels over the underlying nail or artificial nail tip.
Tips is a broad term describing pre-molded plastic artificial fingernails that are adhered to the natural nail to create an extension; (2) the money given to a service worker on top of the service price.
November 19, 2012
A co-polymer (of acrylonitrile-butadiene-styrene monomers) from which most artificial nail tips are made.
August 1, 2012
Here Vicki Peters explains the difference between well and well-less tips.
June 28, 2012
Allure magazine recommends four shades that go well with any summer sandal.
June 13, 2012
New York City-based manicurist Pattie Yankee shared 10 ways to achieve the perfect pedicure in Instyle's June 2012 issue.
June 6, 2012
Vicki Peters gives some great advice on applying and blending a tip with the natural nail.
November 28, 2011
SELF Magazine, in the November 2011 issue, put together a list of ways to pump up manicures and maximize results for your clients. According to Maridel Reyes, it's always good to tune-up your technique.
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