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?
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.
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?
February 1, 1999
October 1, 1997
There are just about as many myths circulating about nail care as there are Elvis’ whereabouts. As a nail technician you have a responsibility to your clients to know what constitutes good nail care practice … and what is just plain hogwash.
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.
January 1, 1997
August 1, 1996
OPI announced its new fall polish colors, called the Rocky Mountain Nail Lacquer Collection
May 1, 1995
Japanese manufacturer is water based and claims to be odor free.
January 1, 1995
Just when you thought school was behind you, here’s a short history lesson in nails.
December 1, 1987
Icy Pastels is the latest from color maker Orly.
February 1, 1987
Salon Design on a Dime22 photos
Lots and Lots of Ocelot9 photos
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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?
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