October 1, 2009
Nails by Brenda Baker, Miss LaVons Beauty College, Oklahoma City, Okla.
Nails by Ellen Nycz, Plainsboro, N.J.
Nails by Joanne Truitt, Boca Nail Depot, Boca Raton, Fla.
September 1, 2009
Nails by Brenda Rodriguez, Nails by Brenda at Anaphora Salon, Atascadero, Calif.
August 1, 2009
Get the step-by-step for nail artist Maureen “Moe” Dagg’s signature toenail style.
Get the step-by-step for nail artist Clara Hostetter’s signature style.
August 1, 2009
Accessorize that itsy, bitsy yellow polka dot bikini with a mani or pedi that’s freckled in fun.
July 1, 2009
Mimic the dazzling blue hues and dark, intricate veins of the gemstone turquoise with an acrylic and gel design.
Summer calls for manicures and pedicures in “notice-me” shades, the perfect complement to the season’s bright floral prints and gladiator sandals.
Set your clients up for summer lovin’ with delicate lace patterns, created with gels and airbrush paint.
OPI and Zoya are both released matte-finish nail polishes this month, the perfect wear-if-you-dare trendsetting look.
June 1, 2009
Marie Claire featured a page of stunning, strappy satin heels — the perfect accessory to complete a hot summer outfit. What fingernails would you create for a client wearing these fabulous shoes?
May 27, 2009
Pedi professionals tell Instyle readers everything they need to know about pedicures.
April 1, 2009
Enjoy these exaggerated bow-inspired nails.
Salon Design on a Dime22 photos
Lots and Lots of Ocelot9 photos
A popular carrier oil because it is non-greasy, spreads easily, and is great for nourishing the skin.
What is causing the deep horizontal ridges and swollen cuticles in my client’s nails?
How do you track your sales and other records throughout the year?
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?
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