February 1, 2008
VB Cosmetics' Dazzle Dry Quick Dry Nail Polish System can dry up to 75% faster than many other polishes.
Keywords: EMA polish VB Cosmetics
February 1, 2008
The OPI ProWide Brush is designed with specially shaped bristles aligned in a stack to create a smooth, flat brush surface.
Keywords: brushes OPI Products
January 1, 2006
May 1, 2005
More than just color, nail polish is the finishing touch, the final step in a nail service. What’s in this product staple and how has it changed over the years?
Keywords: chemicals history of nail care ingredients nail chemistry polish
December 1, 2003
For all the work you do to get your clients’ polish to last — from buffing to using the best in top coats — something keeps making it chip and tear away. Frustrated? Read on for tips from some of the trade’s utmost experts on how to make polish longer-lasting.
Keywords: nail prep polish polish adhesion polishing techniques
February 1, 2003
Orly's rubberized cap gets innovation nod from Global Cosmetic Industries editors.
May 1, 2002
It's the problem that's plagued nail techs forever—the stuck bottle top. Orly's new Gripper Cap gets the job done. But, if you aren't using Orly polish, how do you unscrew a stuck top?
Keywords: Orly polish
August 1, 2001
For 21 years, the "Queen of Polish" -- Essie's Essie Weingarten -- has worked hard to make her name—and her company-known. But despite all the attention she garners, there are still some things many people may not know about her.
Keywords: Essie Essie Weingarten
January 1, 2001
September 1, 2000
We all know you can use clear nail polish to stop a run in your stocking, but did you know some major league catchers use white polish on their nail so the pitcher can see their hand signals better? Or that hobbiests use colored polishes to decorate Easter eggs? There are all sorts of uses for polish besides the obvious one-here are just a few.
February 1, 2000
Over the years NAILS has examined the chemistry of polish and its ingredients, how colors are chosen, and even how polish is bottled. Here we cover it all—the life of a bottle of polish beginning to end.
Keywords: how products are made ingredients Nailco OPI Products Orly
February 1, 1999
October 1, 1997
Keywords: Nicole by OPI OPI Products
July 1, 1997
What makes polish at 60 bottles a minute and as many as 500,000 a month? It's a polish-bottling machine.
Keywords: how products are made polish
January 1, 1997
Keywords: OPI Products polish