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OPI Absolute: Salon Pink & White

June 19, 2009  | Video

OPI Absolute: Salon Pink & White

Keywords: acrylics   OPI products   pink-and-whites  

How to Keep Acrylic Liquid from Spilling

June 5, 2009  | Video

Amanda Dodge, of Nail Me in Spanish Fork, Utah, demonstrates a handy tip for how to keep your acrylic liquid from spilling.

Keywords: acrylics   learning new techniques   tradeshows  

Behind the Scenes: It’s About Balance

June 1, 2009  | Article

A nail tech for 21 years, Bonnie Rios still gets excited about the nail industry. “I am constantly intrigued at the advances that occur over 10 little digits,” she says. But what really gets her excited is the art. “The ability to make each nail into a tiny self-expression that you can change at a whim is a great outlet for my creative side. And the bonus is I get paid to do it!”

Keywords: acrylics   bridal nail art   CND   French nail art   French twists  

Nail Evolution by Star Nail

June 1, 2009  | Demo

Star Nail’s Nail Evolution, consisting of a liquid monomer and bonding acrylic powder, is engineered for maximum bonding of acrylic to natural nails. Primer is not required,and Nail Evolution is guaranteed to not lift or yellow.

Keywords: acrylics   French manicures   pink-and-whites   Star Nail Products  

NSI Colored Acrylic Powders

May 14, 2009  | Product

NSI has 30 new colored acrylic powders.

Keywords: acrylics   colored acrylics   NSI  

INM Out the Door Top Coat

May 6, 2009  | Product

INM’s Out the Door Top Coat is a fast-drying, non-yellowing finisher that can be used with any polish.

Keywords: INM   top coats  

LeChat Nail Architecture Dot Design

May 1, 2009  | Demo

LeChat’s Nail Architecture acrylic system was created for the fashion-conscious individual. These designer color acrylic powders come in elegant packaging, and are strong and easy to apply. The Nail Architecture system offers a spectrum of colors that will enhance the elegance and appearance of any fashionable nail art design.

Keywords: acrylics   LeChat   nail art  

Nailing the Perfect Smile Line

May 1, 2009  | Article

Having a crisp, deep smile line can set your work apart from other nail techs in your area. It’s one of the easiest ways to advertise yourself as an above-average tech who puts extra effort into her services. CND educator Kimberly Jones, of Patrick’s of Atlanta in Buford, Ga., explains how she gets these great-looking smile lines.

Keywords: acrylics   CND   French manicures   smile lines  

Upcoming Education: Global Artist Forum, LCN Master Classes, Nail University

April 29, 2009  | News

Upcoming educational events include the first Global Artist Forum in Kansas, LCN Master Classes taught by Somer Downes, and Shari Finger's Nail University in Elgin, Ill.

Keywords: continuing education   LCN   Shari Finger  

Star Nails Mini Blocks

April 15, 2009  | Product

Star Nails’ Mini Blocks are pre-cut buffing blocks designed to not only be cost effective but also environmentally friendly.

Keywords: buffers   Star Nail Products  

NSI Royal Precision Brush

April 15, 2009  | Product

NSI’s Royal Precision Brush is ergonomically designed for balance and comfort.

Keywords: brushes   NSI  

CND Perfect Color Powders Collection

April 14, 2009  | Product

CND’s Perfect Color Powders Collection allows techs to custom-blend and create natural-looking nail enhancements.

Keywords: acrylics   CND  

Backscratchers Septiblock Sanitizable File Block

April 14, 2009  | Product

Backscratchers’ Septiblock Sanitizable File Block has stick-on abrasives that come off so the block can be soaked in disinfectant.

Keywords: Backscratchers   buffers  

Clay Cane Slicing for Nail Art

April 6, 2009  | Video

Debbie from beautytech.com demonstrates how to slice nail art Clay Canes really thin. The polymer clay canes might have to be warmed before slicing, it depends on the brand of clay used (Fimo, Sculpty or any number of other brands. See www.beautytech.com/shoppe for more info on slicing and application with acrlics and gel enhancements.

Keywords: Debbie Doerrlamm   fimo canes   nail art  

How can nail techs be sure they aren’t compromising the strength of an enhancement by adding too many embellishments?

April 6, 2009  | Article

A current trend is to add glitter, mylar, and other embellishments to nail enhancements, but how can nail techs be sure they aren’t compromising the strength of the enhancement and causing premature service breakdown by adding too much? Sometimes the glitter tips I’ve sculpted break off at the free edge, causing clients to doubt my abilities. (This occurs more often in gels than acrylics.)

Keywords: embellishments   glitter acrylics   glitter gels   nail art   product application  

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