March 1, 2007
For the novice tech, learning how to use an electric file safely takes practice. Here are a few pointers on balancing the electric file so you can become more comfortable and confident about adding electric filing to your services.
Keywords: electric file safety electric files electric filing techniques Vicki Peters
January 1, 2007
Read about seven techs so new (with three years or less of nail experience) or so-recently brave (with one year or less in a new facet of their nail career), NAILS didn’t even know how luminous they were until reading their rave reviews. Keep your eyes peeled for what’s to come from these up-and-coming stars.
Keywords: CND Doug Smith Entity Beauty Habib Salo LaShaun Brown-Glenn
July 1, 2006
There are probably only a few people in the nail industry who don’t know Vicki Peters—or at least know who she is.
Keywords: Behind the Scenes Vicki Peters
July 1, 2006
Do you ever wonder how some of the industry’s biggest power players got their start — in life and in the beauty industry? Are you interested in how their minds work? From theme song to what car they drive, we’re letting our readers peek behind the curtain of some of the nail world’s most powerful players.
Keywords: American International Industries Backscratchers Barbicide CND Debbie Doerrlamm
February 1, 2006
If you have hit the trade show circuit over the years, then you’ve most likely witnessed some of the changes shows have undergone.
Keywords: Larry Gaynor Maggie Franklin Nailco tradeshows Vicki Peters
November 1, 2005
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October 1, 2005
When you take a class from a dynamic teacher, she (or he) can transform not only the way you work, but the way you think. Here we get to know some of our industry’s teachers a little better and get a glimpse of what makes them tick -and teach.
Keywords: Akzentz American International Industries CND Danny Haile Doug Smith
November 1, 2000
I recently attended the Premiere Beauty Show in Orlando, Fla., where I attended the first annual NailTech Internet Breakfast.
Keywords: Athena Elliott Debbie Doerrlamm Diana Bonn online networking Premiere Orlando
January 1, 2000
Who leads when other follow? Who sets the standard? Who are the trend setters?
Keywords: Athena Elliott Christopher Truong Claudine Morgan Debbie Doerrlamm Debbie Krakalovich
September 1, 1999
With all of the negative hype on drills, it is becoming crucial for nail technicians to be properly trained on their usage. Connecting with the right people for education and knowing the state regulations can help pave the way drilling success.
Keywords: AEFM Atwood Industries California electric file safety electric files
April 1, 1994
Although only one technician walked with the top honor, all nail care professionals had cause to celebrate the recognition they have gained at NAHA.
Keywords: awards CND Jan Arnold Lacinda Headings Marti Preuss
April 1, 1994
Competition is rivalry between skilled persons, and the theory that once you have competed and won, you should step down is absurd.
Keywords: competitions Galaxy Nail Products Kym Lee Sissy McQuinn Vicki Peters
March 1, 1994
Frequent manicures and thin overlays strengthen peeling nails while allowing the client to wear her nails natural.
Keywords: peeling nails Vicki Peters
February 1, 1994
Vicki Peters gives advice on how to properly use chemical tip blenders.
Keywords: acrylic troubleshooting acrylics shaping tips tip blending Vicki Peters
December 1, 1993
This self-assertive go-getter is always on the lookout for ways to do her job better, faster, and easier.
Keywords: Behind the Scenes combatting burnout competitions doing nails for photo shoots Vicki Peters