July 1, 2010
Looking to add a little more pop to your gels? Try mixing in some glitter. It’s fun to do in front of a client and it will show her you have skills beyond the mere limits of the jar.
June 1, 2010
Masterworks Innovations’ CEO and veteran nail tech Amy Becker has come out with a new clear form designed specifically for hard or soft gels from any manufacturer.
Nails by Cassie Fero, Eugene, Ore.
Akzéntz Classic Gels are high-performance gels that can be combined with the Options Soak-Off Color Gels and Options Aurora Sparkle Gels to produce vibrant nail art designs and structurally sound enhancements.
May 1, 2010
Nails by Kelly-Marie Daly, The Nail Sanctuary, Charleville, Ireland
April 1, 2010
Nails by Brenda Skermont, AbFab Salon and Spa, Rockford, Ill.
Gina Silvestro is constantly thinking outside of the standard nail “bubble” and strives to stay on the cusp of trends, while sharing and instilling innovative thinking and techniques with her peers. For this month’s cover we asked her to create something fun and bubbly.
March 1, 2010
March 1, 2010
When it comes to that happiest part of the nail we all know and love, there’s no one right way to make it perfect. Smile lines can adapt to the nail to complement the shape and design of the nail. Akzentz educator Gina Silvestro of Gel Essentials in Cranston, R.I., shows her ideal smile lines for several different nail shapes.
February 1, 2010
The Contessas are an annual beauty award program that shows off the best Canada’s salon professionals have to offer.
January 20, 2010
Nails by Liz Hyerstay, Eugene, Ore.
January 7, 2010
Shape magazine lists its beauty tips, including some advice about nail care.
January 1, 2010
Nails by Svetlana Zahra, Paola, Malta
Salon Design on a Dime22 photos
Lots and Lots of Ocelot9 photos
What is causing the deep horizontal ridges and swollen cuticles in my client’s nails?
Is there a business-related New Year’s resolution you find yourself making every year?
Do your clients ask about polish being “three-free”?
Reader to Reader: Are you still loyal to the product brands you learned with in nail school?
Reader to Reader: What solutions do you have for handling extremely obese clients respectfully?
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