INM Contest Salutes Armed Forces
September 1, 2014
Recently INM challenged nail techs to create their best armed forces-themed nails and post them online with the hashtag #inmarmedcontest. For every entry, INM donated $10 to the charity Children of Fallen Soldiers. Congratulations to winners Krystle Medina of Chicago and Jessie Villarreal of Fullerton, Calif., who both received an INM care package.
Signature Services: Simply Cinnamon and Vanilla Pedicure
June 2, 2014
Salon Riviera, Redondo Beach, Calif. uses:
Soothe Your Soul Unscented Shower and Bath Gel, Cinnamon Leaf Essential Oil, Vanilla Whisper Essential Oil, Emollient Lotion; CND Stickey; polish; INM Out the Door Top Coat; ground cinnamon, grapeseed oil, sugar, acetone.
1. Soak the client’s feet in warm water with Soothe Your Soul’s Unscented Shower and Bath Gel blended with a few drops
KERATINpen, CUTICLEpen, and MANICUREpen
May 4, 2015
Three new pens from INM promote strong, healthy nails. These convenient treatments can be used in the salon or retailed for home use.
KERATINpen: This strengthening tool provides provitamin B5 to promote growth and health as well as keratin to provide protection from chipping, peeling, and cracking of the natural nail. The soft-tip pen makes application easy — simply apply two coats
Black Swan Nail Art
August 19, 2014
Lexi Martone of Dix Hills, N.Y., shares the inspiration and process behind her Black Swan nail art. This video was originally for NAILS Next Top Nail...
Lux Croco Gel-Polish Manicure
May 1, 2014
after each coat. (Fisher used INM’s Gelavish Northern Lights in Gold.)
2. Remove the inhibition layer with a clean, dry brush.
3. Apply a thin but solid coat of black gel-polish over the gold and don’t cure. (Fisher used Vetro’s Nero.)
4. Using a dotting tool or thin brush, carve lines into the uncured black gel-polish making sure to continuously wipe after each stroke. All
Matte-It Top Coat
July 29, 2014
INM’s Gelavish Matte-It Top Coat is a thin, low odor, self-leveling soak-off “top” gel. It is a unique formulation that will not chip or peel and cures to a durable hard tacky surface. Once it is cured and wiped clean of the tacky residue, the matte gel leaves a crystal clear protective finish.