August 19, 2009
C. A. Therien Polymer Clay Arts Comfort-Grip Cane Slicing Blades for fimo canes.
Sheba Nails’ Dual Nail System Tip Forms are great for reverse applications.
Kinetics’ Caribbean Party Collection of acrylics has five hot neon colors inspired by the tropics.
August 10, 2009
Chemist Doug Schoon discusses why nail techs should study the natural nail.
August 1, 2009
Get the step-by-step for nail artist Mare Horak’s signature style.
Get the step-by-step for nail artist Clara Hostetter’s signature style.
Get the step-by-step for nail artist Lisa M. Santos’ signature style.
Greg Salo and his many devoted educators draw quite a crowd with their fun attitudes and intriguing nail styles. When I asked him where he got the inspiration for this month’s cover nails, he simply told me, “My inspiration comes from my educators.”
Trendy Nails Unlimited (TNU) offers a brand-new way to design stylish and eye-catching nails. The pre-made designs work with any acrylic or gel system for an artistic French look. Just apply the pre-made TNU designs underneath your acrylic or gel of choice to get a complicated-looking design in a fast and simple application. TNU has many designs to fit any client’s preference, and new designs come out monthly on the company’s website, www.trendynailsunlimited.com.
July 28, 2009
Nail art encasing mylar flakes,irridescent powders,glitter and findings in acrylic nail with Nailpopits USA.
July 22, 2009
Nail art training video.
July 22, 2009
NSI’s Nailpure Plus prepares the natural nail for any enhancement.
July 17, 2009
The Sparkles Nail Products Starter Kit is ideal for the tech starting out with acrylics.
Backscratchers’ Sheer Magic Silk Stress Strips work great for weak or thin nails.
July 1, 2009
Creating the perfect set of acrylics could be considered an art, but the foundation behind it is found in the science. NAILS breaks down the chemistry behind liquid-and-powder in laymen's terms.
The Latest and Greatest Gels: Soft/Soak-Off8 photos
The Latest and Greatest Gels: Hard/Traditional18 photos
First nail technician to win NAILS Magazine's Nail Technician of the Year Award in 1996.
Should the salon owner do nails herself?
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