August 21, 2008
Mio makes specially designed handpieces that flush out the interior with water to help keep it clean.
August 1, 2008
Kupa has redesigned its mandrel bit to better fit sanding bands.
June 1, 2008
Electric file bits come in tons of different shapes and sizes to fill every filing need. But where do you start? If you’re not familiar with the variety of bits that are out there, seeing some of the more unique shapes might make you wonder just what they can be used for. We’ve collected a variety of basic bits — and some of the more obscure — to help you find the perfect bit for every job.
May 1, 2008
It’s most important to wear a mask when filing artifi cial nails. “Especially if you use an electric file,” says Schoon.
April 1, 2008
PNI’s Real Diamond Pedicure Bit effortlessly smoothes down rough calluses.
Atwood Industries’ diamond electric file bits are made from virgin diamond particles with channels through the length of the barrel for air flow. Swiss Carbide bits are available in different coarseness for added versatility.
March 1, 2008
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.
Vicki Peters has redesigned the popular VP Safety bit for full nail contouring and cuticle work.
February 1, 2008
INM offers premium quality professional electric nail filing with its Pink Cadi Electric File.
October 1, 2007
It’s hard to overcome a history of adversity, but today’s electric files have come a long way, baby. With some patience and practice, techs can get a lot of help from this handy tool.
But once you have, using an electric file will become habit — a safe one.
July 27, 2007
Milady's Standard Cosmetology textbook features a fresh layout, new photography and illustrations, reorganized chapters, and new information on sanitation and infection control.
June 1, 2007
Choosing new bits can be such a confusing and overwhelming decision when first starting out because we have so many choices.
Become a nail-service superhero with super-human abilities when you master these 16 uses for your electric file. They’ll help you battle fatigue, decrease service time, and create crazy nail art.
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