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No Toenail? No Problem. Rebuilding Toenails

May 1, 2008  | Demo

You may be surprised to learn that scotch tape is a key ingredient when repairing badly damaged toenails. Athena Elliott, the owner of SPAthena in Houston and a certified Medical Nail Technician, describes her method of rebuilding toenails when clients have very little nail.

Keywords: acrylics   damaged toenails   enhancements   forms   nail prep  

Acrylic Roses for Spring

May 1, 2008  | Demo

Ring-finger roses for a client's wedding

Keywords: 3-D nail art   bridal nail art   colored acrylics   floral nail art   seasonal nail art  

Blue-sy Nails

April 14, 2008  | Step By Step Demo

Keywords: acrylics   embedded acrylics   French nail art   French twists   mixed-media nail art  

Take a Tip From ... Charisma Nail Innovation's Lysa Comfort

April 1, 2008  | Article

Lysa Comfort, president of Charisma Nail Innovations Inc., gives
some tips on making nail designs.

Keywords: Charisma Nail   colored acrylics   enhancements   nail art  

Smile Lines Causing Frowns?

April 1, 2008  | Article

Getting nice, deep smile lines doesn’t require years of laughter, but it does take practice.

Keywords: acrylics   learning new techniques   smile lines  

Daisy Delight

April 1, 2008  | Step By Step Demo

Nails by Elaine Watson, Star Nail, Valencia, Calif.

Keywords: acrylics   Cina   colored acrylics   decals   floral nail art  

YouTube Training

April 1, 2008  | Article

Some nail techs have taken YouTube’s invitation to “broadcast yourself” seriously. That opens up a world of free training for techs to access whenever they need a helping hand.

Keywords: nail art   nail art techniques   niche marketing   social media   video training  

Flare Ups Over Flare Nails

April 1, 2008  | Article

So-called because the free edge of the nail flares out wider than the bottom, the shape is growing in popularity throughout the West Coast

Keywords: acrylics   colored acrylics   nail art   nail trends  

Wile the Competition Like a Filing Magician

March 1, 2008  | Demo

Filing is so important to nail appearance, and with the advent of e-files, the techniques for hand-filing can be easily forgotten. Excellent hand-filing skills can help a competition tech rise above the pack, while everyday techs can woo clients with a deft hand and light touch.

Keywords: filing techniques   natural nail care   Tom Bachik  

Showcasing Nail Art in Digital Frames

March 1, 2008  | Article

Digital frames can store hundreds of nail art photos, run a clear, continual slideshow of your work, and some can even organize pictures into themed albums and show video clips.

Keywords: business tools   creating a portfolio   nail art  

Cloud 9

February 21, 2008  | Step By Step Demo

Nails by Laura Russell, Dolce Salon & Spa, Scottsdale, Ariz.

Keywords: abstract nail art   acrylics   colored acrylics   marbleizing techniques   nail art  

Purple Passion

February 1, 2008  | Step By Step Demo

Nails by Shannon Chomanczuk, A Polished Image, New Windsor, N.Y.

Keywords: 3-D nail art   acrylics   colored acrylics   embedded acrylics   floral nail art  

Mastering the Mix Ratio

February 1, 2008  | Article

The ideal bead should be smooth, round, and plump, and suspended lightly on the brush hairs.

Keywords: acrylics   brushes   enhancements   liquid-to-powder ratio   mix ratio  

Acrylic Impressions

February 1, 2008  | Demo

Try your hand a making interesting impressions in acrylics using paper clips and other small utensils that can be purchased at local craft stores.

Keywords: acrylics   glitter nail art   impressions   nail art   Young Nails  

EZ Flow Time to Shine Kit

February 1, 2008  | Demo

The EZ Flow Time to Shine Kit offers 12 colors for blending, shading, and shining.

Keywords: acrylics   animal print nail art   EZ Flow   nail art  

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