December 17, 2012
Eye Kandy Cosmetics launched a full line of glitters made specifically to wear safely around the eyes. I found that these glitters were perfect for use in nail services.
Keywords: glitter nail art
December 1, 2012
Alexandra Lust uses acrylics, acrylic paints, to show how to segment the design across all four nails to create a wonderful illusion of a butterfly.
Keywords: handpainted nail art stiletto nails
November 29, 2012
In this video from the NAILS Troubleshooter series, Thao Nguyen shows how to build a 3-D acrylic flower.
Keywords: 3-D acrylics acrylics floral nail art Troubleshooter
November 28, 2012
Designer Nail Art shows a tutorial on how to create a floral animal print acrylic nail art design with fimo.
Keywords: 3-D nail art animal print nail art fimo canes floral nail art spring nail art
November 28, 2012
Designer Nail Products shows a tutorial on how to create water marbleized acrylic nail art.
Keywords: marbleizing techniques
November 21, 2012
This video, from the Local Hazardous Waste Program in King County, Washington, shows the measurement levels of common nail salon solvents in the air, both with and without source-capture ventilation.
Watch move videos on salon ventilation.
Keywords: acetone/removal products chemical safety ventilation
November 13, 2012
FingerNailFixer Holly Schippers has partnered with LaVaque Professional on a nail art tools combo set. The set includes the LaVaque Scoop/Spatula featured in this video. Schippers shows how to use these to make it mix products together. Get more information on the FingerNailFixer combo set on LaVaque's website.
LaVaque Thumb Palette and Nail Art: FingerNailFixer Favorites
Keywords: FingerNailFixer Holly Schippers LaVaque nail art techniques product mixing
October 30, 2012
Build 3-D nail art designs using Beautiful Nails by Kupa’s Artfinity 3-D Acrylic Fall Color Collection and Artfinity 3-D Sculpting Brush. Finish off with UV Phoria Top Gel and cure for two minutes for a great design.
Keywords: 3-D nail art acrylic nail art acrylics Beautiful Nails Kupa
October 25, 2012
When the new James Bond film, Skyfall, comes out this month, the newest Bond girl will be seen wearing two shades from OPI’s Skyfall Collection — Skyfall, a rich maroon shade on the top of the nail, and GoldenEye, a shimmering gold painted on the undersides.
Keywords: Behind the Scenes OPI Products photographing nails polish polish techniques
October 5, 2012
It features a box joint with cobalt stainless steel and is available in gold or satin finish and single or double spring with a 5-mm. jaw.
Keywords: Antoine de Paris nippers
October 5, 2012
The kit is equipped with enough Young Nails products to create 50 sets of acrylic nails.
Keywords: starter kits Young Nails
October 4, 2012
This kit comes with everything you need to apply acrylic nails including a how-to DVD, Liquid Mojo EMA and Odorless liquids, Peace Prep, Love Primer, and Harmony Cuticle Oil.
Keywords: Beautiful Nails Kupa starter kits
September 17, 2012
Holly Schippers, the FingerNailFixer, shows you how to get a nice tight fit with your CND forms when sculpting enhancements.
Keywords: acrylics CND FingerNailFixer forms Holly Schippers
September 10, 2012
Kupa presents a how-to demonstration of their March-April newsletter cover shot, featuring the Beautiful Nails 3D Acrylic Products Spring Fling Color Kit.
Keywords: electric files Kupa
August 31, 2012
Does our environment change how we do nails? Do techs living in climates where it dips into double digits below zero work differently than techs who live where it’s nearly 100 degrees with 80% humidity?
Keywords: acrylic troubleshooting canada Canadian nail industry Canadian nail techs effect of weather on nails