Nails: Amy Cooper, owner of Masterworks in West Allis, Wis., did a pedicure with a pink and white acrylic overlay on this month's cover model.
Photography: Ceasar Lima
Model: Kerry Devlin
July 1, 1998
Can you use any primer with any acrylic?
Don't get mad; help inform beauty editors
Fraud, deceit, confusion—call it what you want, but counterfeit and diverted products hurt the entire industry.
The term “discount salon” used to mean a salon whose service prices were less than 50% of the national average, but the term no longer has the same meaning.
Doctors, dentists, and many other professionals rely on client consultations to better serve their patients or clients. Nail technicians can increase client loyalty, as well as their own technical skills, by incorporating this important step into their service.
Take a stroll with NAILS to a magnolia garden, a lily pond, an old mill town, and a high-tech mecca as we visit some Southern salons and the people who run them.
The salon was like the city itself: a place inhabited by people of every nationality with interesting stories of what brought them there.
How do you store your files?
The Nail Doctor brings you the medical expertise of not one, not two, but three professionals this month!
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