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Let's Hear It for the Lefties

May 23, 2012  | Article

Whether you’re a left-handed tech yourself, have one as a coworker, or simply want to see nails from a different perspective, you can benefit from learning about how south paw nail techs adapt their set-ups to stay in their right minds and in the right career path for them.  

Keywords: Antoine de Paris   drill bits   electric filing techniques   implements   manicure tables  

Tom Holcomb — A Celebration of Life

December 13, 2011  | Photo Gallery

At a memorial service held on what would have been Tom Holcomb's 45th birthday, nail technicians and industry colleagues gathered to celebrate the life of a most unique individual.

Keywords: Alisha Rimando   Danny Haile   Entity Beauty   Gari-Dawn Tingler   Lorena Marquez  

Cosmoprof North America 2011: Happy Hour, Happy Manufacturers, Happy NAILS

August 16, 2011  | Photo Gallery

NAILS hosted a happy hour during Cosmoprof on Monday, August 1, attended by a number of professional nail care manufacturers, educators, and other noted guests in the industry. It was a great time to relax after the show, enjoy some cocktails and snacks, and mingle with others who normally don’t have a chance to get together.

Keywords: Backscratchers   Belava   CND   Cosmoprof North America   Dashing Diva  

All Aboard!

May 27, 2011  | News

Produced by Ship To Shore and Vicki Peters, Nail Those Profits at Sea will set sail for the 21st time on January 15, 2012 for a seven-day cruise onboard Carnival’s Glory.

Keywords: Vicki Peters  

Behind the Scenes: A Woman of Many Talents

December 1, 2010  | Demo

Vicki Peters has worn many hats in the nail world. And that’s to be expected since she’s a 30-year veteran of this industry she loves so much.

Keywords: acrylics   Behind the Scenes   pink-and-whites   Vicki Peters  

The Secret of My Success (in 100 Words or Less)

July 1, 2009  | Article

Nail product manufacturers tell us their story in the space of a cocktail napkin.

Keywords: American International Industries   Backscratchers   CND   Duri   Essie  

E-file Extraordinaire

June 1, 2009  | Demo

Step-by-steps for doing a backfill, smoothing calluses, surface shaping, and natural nail work. Plus, e-file tips and tricks.

Keywords: drill bits   electric files   electric filing techniques   files   learning new techniques  

Build a Protective Bubble

January 6, 2009  | Article

Clients can drain you and not even realize they’re doing it, says Vicki Peters of Vicki Peters Nail Products. But for the sake of our mental health, it’s important to be able to create some emotional distance between yourself and these clients. To help, Peters shares a technique she learned from her mentor Norm Freed, a psychologist, to erect boundaries. It’s called “The Bubble”:

Keywords: Vicki Peters   wellness  

Take a Tip From ... Vicki Peters' Nail Products' Vicki Peters

September 1, 2008  | Article

Mastering your acrylic liquid-to-powder ratio will help make work easier and more fun.

Keywords: acrylics   business cards   liquid-to-powder ratio   Vicki Peters  

How many ways can you enhance a nail?

June 1, 2008  | Article

Here is a quick rundown to give you a little info on some of the more common enhancement systems.

Keywords: acrylics   American International Industries   dipping systems   enhancements   gels  

Vicki Peters Demonstrates the VP Safety Bit

March 1, 2008  | Demo

Vicki Peters has redesigned the popular VP Safety bit for full nail contouring and cuticle work.

Keywords: drill bits   electric files   electric filing techniques   Vicki Peters  

King Crabs, Glitter Toes, and Lumberjack Shows: The Diary of an Alaska Nail Cruise

January 1, 2008  | Article

Nail Those Profits At Sea (NTP), an educational cruise for nail techs, has been sailing the waters of the Caribbean and Mexico for more than 17 years. This year we ventured into new territory and took to the northern seas of Alaska. Nail education, networking, and plenty of fun were in order as we set sail in August on the Carnival Spirit.

Keywords: education   glitter gels   networking   Vicki Peters  

Things I Learned in School That Are Best Forgotten

September 1, 2007  | Article

Nail technology school tries to give techs a good foundation for a successful career, but it often falls short. We polled a few of our peers – fellow nail techs and educators – to find out what gems of misinformation they encountered as students and as trainers.

Keywords: cosmetology schools   Maggie Franklin   Maisie Dunbar   nail education   Shari Finger  

Brush Care: It’s a Personal Thing

August 1, 2007  | Article

Here’s how your fellow techs clean and store their brushes, and what the experts have to add to the debate.

Keywords: American International Industries   brush care   business cards   CND   Doug Schoon  

Behind the Scenes: “Cover Perfect” Tip-and-Overlay Nails

May 1, 2007  | Article

For our May 2007 cover, veteran cover tech Vicki Peters put tip-and-overlay nails on our model Jennifer Chong. She used Kupa’s Vicki Peters Signature Series S-Gel over the company’s new Welless White Tips.

Keywords: acrylics   Behind the Scenes   Vicki Peters  

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