Illustrator: Fino Ortiz
June 1, 1994
Acrylic systems require a precise liquid-to-powder mix to assure a durable nail and to prevent clients from developing an allergic reaction.
Luxurious, pampering spa pedicures, once reserved for patrons of the world’s top spas and health resorts, are popping up in salons all over the country.
Once you master the airbrush itself, you can create airbrushed nails much faster than you can hand-painted nail art.
A clean nail surface and a client who doesn’t fidget in her seat help ensure flawless-looking polished nails.
Nail manufacturers council members showed the nation’s top beauty editors step-by-step how beautiful nails are achieved.
A client in the salon is worth 10 who are reading your ad.
Readers respond with suggestions like assessing a fee to not taking checks at all.
There’s good news and bad news in this year’s income study: nail technicians’ average weekly income from services dropped by $15, but retail commissions and employment benefits are on the rise.
On one hand, we are excited to finally have these detailed industry statistics, which include the employment benefits nail technicians receive, how much they spend on supplies, and what they earn in tips, among many other factors. On the other hand, it was discouraging to see that the average weekly income of professional nail technicians has dropped.
Maggie Boyd says she tells her clients how their nails will look, not the other way around.
The Nail Doctor tells us about the various causes of nail ridges, and what they might mean for you, and explains the effects of polish remover on the nails.
Although a recently published study reports that female cosmetologists who work full-time and regularly use chemicals face up to twice the risk of miscarriage as other women, researcher Esther John, Ph.D., cautions nail technicians not to take the information out of context.
If a state legislation that was introduced in February passes, nail technician students in Tennessee will have to complete 600 hours of education, instead of the currently required 300 hours.
The NMC’s safety and standards commission and the Nevada State Board of Cosmetology respond to this and other sanitation questions.
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