April 1, 2001
Get the scoop on laying acrylic, product contamination, and wide nail beds.
Although it’s technically not a natural nail care service, dip or powder-and-adhesive services are a good option for clients who don’t want full acrylics but can’t get their own nails growing.
March 1, 2001
Get advice on stress area cracks and removing acrylics.
February 1, 2001
Find out how to handle damaged nails after acrylics, and the best enhancements for frequent liquid exposure.
December 1, 2000
May 1, 2000
Your questions answered by Doug Schoon, Melissa Carlini, and David Dyer.
March 1, 2000
Your technique questions answered by Melissa Carlini, Brooke Gilliam, Debra Marr-Leisy, and La Shaun Crown-Glenn.
January 1, 2000
Featuring Doug Schoon and David Dyer
October 1, 1999
This month's Help Desk features the advice of Rima Kitsko, LaCinda Headings, Lin Halpern, Debi Waszut, and Mary Metscaviz.
July 1, 1999
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.
January 1, 1999
October 1, 1998
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.
By acquiring this advanced skill, nail technicians can earn more money per service and stay one step ahead of the game.
Frozen: Icicle Nail Art Ideas20 photos
Succulent Scrubs8 photos
A waterless manicure service does not require the client to soak her hands in water at any point; thought by some to enhance adhesion of nail...
Should I have a TV in my salon?
Is perfectionism on the job a blessing or a curse?
What’s the best way to recruit techs for a new salon?
Do I need a special permit to do medical pedicures?
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