September 4, 2013
In this video from the NAILS Troubleshooter series, Gelish educator Ghenna Gonzales shows how to create a bubble effect with gel-polish inspired by the sculptural glass works of Dale Chihuly.*
To watch MaeLing Parrish, Hand and Nail Harmony's dean of education, create a Chihuly-inspired look for NAILS' October 2012 cover, click here.
*This video was originally created by Gelish for the education section of their website.
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September 2, 2013
The Eelay Device is a tool that creates custom-fit full-cover artificial nails. It includes a gauge to measure the client's nail, a small molding machine with corresponding metal molds, and nail blanks made from durable patented plastic.
This video demonstrates how to remove the custom nails.
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August 28, 2013
In this video from the NAILS Troubleshooter series, CND education ambassador Shelena Robinson shows how to create layered color effects with gel-polish and pure pigments.
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August 21, 2013
In this video from the NAILS Troubleshooter series, CND education ambassador Shelena Robinson shows how to create a snakeskin effect with gel-polish and pure pigments.
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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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May 2, 2013
Nail tech and salon owner Maisie Dunbar provides tips on proper cuticle care and dead-skin removal when manicuring.
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December 26, 2012
In this video from the NAILS Troubleshooter series, OPI educator Dawn Sharp shows how to apply white acrylic in the first step of a traditional acrylic pink-and-white manicure.
Acrylic Pink-and-Whte Part 2 | Acrylic Pink-and-Whte Part 3
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December 18, 2012
Nancy Dodd sent us an e-mail — subject line “awesome nail tech” — a few months ago, singing the praises of S. Maria Chheo-Shen, who has influenced her life via YouTube tutorials and Facebook nail giveaways.
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May 9, 2012
How to give a pedicure using Backscratchers Heavenly Soles System.
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March 31, 2012
A tutorial on using Backscratchers' Glass Glaze Fiberglass and Silk Wrap System.
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February 7, 2012
Jennifer Mather of Polished Nail Design Group in Burlington, Ontario, Canada creates a fun technique combining CND Retention+ liquid and powders, CND Black Pigment, Cerulean Blue Pigment Effect, Titanium Pearl Pigment Effect, and Velcro — yes, Velcro!
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July 19, 2011
Coming directly to a viewing screen near you, these top video-making nail techs are online and bringing education to the masses with their fun and unique brands of instructional nail clips.
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