October 1, 1997
September 1, 1997
The latest tip styles are all about flexibility and of serving the needs of as many different clients as possible while making the nail technician’s job easier. Many of today’s designs are the result of suggestions from nail technicians themselves.
Keywords: Acu-Systems backfills Backscratchers CND Cuccio Naturale
July 1, 1997
Next to lifting, bubbles in acrylic product may be a technician’s peskiest problem.
June 1, 1997
Clients have their reasons for wanting to go au naturel—with their nails, that is. You can keep your former acrylic clients loyal to you with a good removal and post-removal care.
Keywords: acrylics customer service nail biting natural nail care removing acrylics
March 1, 1997
Nail tips are made by a meticulous process that involves a computer, complex mathematical calculations, acetate pellets, and high-powered injection molding machines.
February 1, 1997
We may not be magicians, but nail technicians can create what our clients think is "magic." The most dramatic illusions are achieved on clients with nails that are bitten, ski-jump-shaped, fan-shaped, or flat.
Keywords: acrylics nail biting ski jump nails tip application
December 1, 1996
Designed with the growth in the market for permanent French manicures in mind, these colored monomers don’t clean like laundry soap, they just make the nails look cleaner.
Keywords: CND colored monomer Doug Schoon NSI
August 1, 1996
Clean up discolored nails quickly and easily
Keywords: acrylic troubleshooting OPI products
July 1, 1996
A quick technique helps a nail tech see if her manicure is less than perfect
July 1, 1996
Cracked acrylic nails send clients into a tailspin. Do them (and yourself!) a big favor by coming to the rescue with a quick repair that lasts.
Keywords: acrylic troubleshooting
June 1, 1996
I think the balance of scoring should be even between shaping and product control.
Keywords: As I See It competitions
May 1, 1996
Who’s using which products, how long have they been using them, and why did they choose them in the first place? Here’s an inside look at what makes a nail technician say, “Out with the old, and in with the new.”
Keywords: product loyalty switching products
April 1, 1996
Regardless of their pros and cons, fast-set acrylics certainly have enthusiastic users.