Technique > Acrylic Nails

646 - 660 of 720
Previous Next

The Help Desk

January 1, 2000  | Article

Featuring Doug Schoon and David Dyer

Keywords: pseudomonas   silk wraps   The Help Desk   ventilation   wraps  

The Help Desk

October 1, 1999  | Article

This month's Help Desk features the advice of Rima Kitsko, LaCinda Headings, Lin Halpern, Debi Waszut, and Mary Metscaviz. 

Keywords: acrylic troubleshooting   cuticle treatments   gel troubleshooting   peeling nails   special occasion nails  

Put on a Smiley Face

July 1, 1999  | Article

The pressure is on... whether you are giving client a French manicure, or you are at a competition attempting to create the perfect sculptured set... the smile line is always on your mind. Here are some tips to help keep you on your toes while making the perfect smile line.

Keywords: American Manicure   C-curves   CND   decals   French manicures  

Perfect Nails Begin With Proper Prep

January 1, 1999  | Article

Keywords: nail prep  

Nail Techs Answer Colleagues' Technical Questions

October 1, 1998  | Article

Sometimes the best answers to technical questions are from your peers. In this bimonthly column, respected nail veterans from across the country tackle reader questions ranging from how to prevent a gel-cure burn to advice for chronic nail pickers to etching the natural nail.

Keywords: gel curing   getting tips to stick   lifting   nail picking   peeling gels  

The Many Faces of a Backfill

October 1, 1998  | Article

By acquiring this advanced skill, nail technicians can earn more money per service and stay one step ahead of the game.

Keywords: backfil   pink-and-whites  

Creating Powerful Bonds—With or Without Primer

October 1, 1998  | Article

Due to differences in individual body chemistry, no single primer is going to work best for every client. So study your options: methacrylic acid primers, “non-acid” primers, and a new primer-less acrylic system.

Keywords: primers  

The Help Desk

August 1, 1998  | Article

Sometimes the best answers to technical questions are from your peers. In this bimonthly column, respected nail veterans from across the country tackle reader questions ranging from the cause of problem lifting to chronic nail pickers to proper paraffin equipment.

Keywords: acrylics   circulation disorders   lifting   nail discoloration   paraffin  

When It Comes to Acrylic Brushes, Size Does Matter

August 1, 1998  | Article

Is bigger really better? Yes, say many nail technicians who claim that learning how to use a larger brush led to a more time-efficient service for their clients.

Keywords: acrylic troubleshooting   brushes   Kim Patterson  

Making Every Second Count

March 1, 1998  | Article

Shaving even 30 seconds off a fill could mean $400 more a year in income!

Keywords: nail prep   time management   time saving devices  

Nail Wrap Glue Is Latest Addition to IBD’s 5-Second Glue Family

March 1, 1998  | Article

Keywords: adhesives   IBD  

Off With Their Nails

March 1, 1998  | Article

Keywords: removing acrylics  

Tip of the Month: A Coat of Clear Gel Gives Acrylics a Shine

March 1, 1998  | Article

Keywords: gels   UV top coats  

Tip of the Month: Taking Care of Your Brush

October 1, 1997  | Article

Keywords: brushes  

Re-Investing the Nail Tip

September 1, 1997  | Article

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  

Featured Products & Promotions   |   Advertisement

Market Research

Market Research How big is the U.S. nail business? $7.3 billion. What's the average service price for a manicure? Dig into our decades' deep research archives.

Industry Statistics for

View All

VietSALON

The U.S. Vietnamese salon industry represents more than half of all salons. VietSALON serves this market with a bi-monthly Vietnamese language print magazine and a community-oriented website.

Subscribe to NAILS & SAVE!

Get a free preview issue and a Free Gift
Subscribe Today!

Please sign in or register to .    Close
Loading...
 
Subscribe Today
Subscribe Today