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Carving and Layering With Shellac

September 12, 2012  | Video

FingerNailFixer Holly Schippers shot a guest video with CND education ambassador Bonnie Rios. Here she shows you how to carve out designs and layer them with Shellac.

Keywords: CND   FingerNailFixer   gels   nail art  

The Rhinestone Center

September 10, 2012  | Demo

Kai Keach, owner of Kai’s Kottage in Titusville, Fla., is a loyal user of Bio Sculpture Gel products and has become known for her elegant manicures with a single rhinestone placed at the focal point of the design.
Here she shows how she crafts a red French design with two white nail art disks on either side to accentuate the rhinestone.

Extreme Nailing

August 31, 2012  | Article

Does our environment change how we do nails? Do techs living in climates where it dips into double digits below zero work differently than techs who live where it’s nearly 100 degrees with 80% humidity?   

Keywords: acrylic troubleshooting   canada   Canadian nail industry   Canadian nail techs   effect of weather on nails  

OPI GelColor Flame Design

August 31, 2012  | Step By Step Demo

OPI showcases its flame design using three colors.

Keywords: gels   nail art techniques   OPI Products  

Show Your True Colors via CND Additives Nail Art

August 10, 2012  | Demo

This design, “Groovy,” shows how CND's just-launched "Additives" can be used with Brisa Gloss and Brisa Paint.  

Keywords: CND   gels   handpainted nail art  

Nail Troubleshooter: Polish, Gel, Gel-Polish, and Acrylics

August 1, 2012  | Article

Once you start working with clients regularly, you may run into minor mishaps that will challenge you. To help you out when they do, keep this chart handy for pointers on fixing some of the most common problems.

Keywords: acrylic troubleshooting   gel troubleshooting   gels   polish techniques  

Reduce Filing by Sculpting with Your Brush

August 1, 2012  | Video

The FingerNailFixer Holly Schippers shows you how to reduce your finish filing time on gels by using your brush, instead of your file to sculpt the nail.

Keywords: acrylics   filing techniques   FingerNailFixer   gels   Holly Schippers  

Cuccio Colour Veneer Features Top-Selling Colors

July 26, 2012  | Article

The next generation of LED/UV nail color, Cuccio Colour Veneer is available in 24 classic shades that are perfect for clients of any age.

Keywords: Cuccio Naturale   gels  

Troubleshooter: Applying a Form

July 18, 2012  | Video

Holly Schippers and Vicki Peters give three techniques for applying forms. Schippers shows how to modify a form for a better fit, and Peters demonstrates how to apply a form for both a classic sculpt and a stiletto.

Keywords: forms   Troubleshooter  

(Color) Block Party

July 13, 2012  | News

Hand & Nail Harmony decked out guests at retailer Alice and Olivia’s color denim preview party with Gelish Color Block Manicures.

Keywords: Gelish   Hand & Nail Harmony  

Color Acrylic Inlay Nail Art

July 13, 2012  | Video

This video is a step by step tutorial by Designer Nail Products demonstrating the process for color inlay acrylic nail art using gels.

Keywords: colored gels   designer nail products   glitter gels   nail art techniques  

Handpainted Nail Art

July 13, 2012  | Video

This step by step tutorial by Designer Nail Products shows the process for handpainted nail art using gels.

Keywords: designer nail products   gel top coats   nail art techniques   rhinestones  

Nubar Gelicure Gel-Polish

July 12, 2012  | Demo

Nubar’s soak-off gel-polish, Gelicure, cures quickly in UV or LED lights and applies like nail polish with a lasting high-gloss finish that shines for over three weeks. The gels do not chip or peel, and they soak off in just 15 minutes.

Keywords: gels   Nubar  

Refine Your Skills at Nail U

June 29, 2012  | Article

Through her Nail University, Shari Finger offers continuing education for nail techs. “Our non-product-specific approach allows the student to receive help with the products she is using every day — or a generic product will be supplied at no extra charge,” she says.

Keywords: continuing education   education   Shari Finger  

Just my Opinion: Why Don't American State Boards Allow Online Training?

June 21, 2012  | Article

While learning and developing is incredibly important for nail techs, it is hard to get a quality education.

Keywords: continuing education   cosmetology schools   Just My Opinion   licensing  

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