March 1, 1998
Saving even 30 seconds off a fill could mean $400 more a year in income!
Keywords: nail prep time management time saving devices
November 1, 1997
Some nail technicians have abandoned their soaking bowls in favor of heating pads and mitts used in conjunction with warmed lotions, oils, or other “treatment” products. They claim that these types of products do not alter the shape of the nails and offer more moisturizing benefits.
Keywords: dry manicure
October 1, 1997
October 1, 1997
Keywords: filing techniques NSI
February 1, 1997
Keywords: men's services nail biting
October 1, 1996
A very delicate anatomical structure, the nail matrix is easily injured, damaged, and scarred. Any injury or trauma to tills matrix can show up as a visible change in the nail plate or affect how it grows out.
Keywords: circulation disorders effects of medications on nails
July 1, 1996
A quick technique helps a nail tech see if her manicure is less than perfect
June 1, 1996
JoAnn Har, a nail technician in Hod Hasharon, Israel, gives her clients a little something extra, and it doesn’t cost her a cent.
Keywords: add-on services customer service
May 1, 1996
Salon puts down heating pads under towels to keep clients’ hands nice and toasty.
January 1, 1996
If just a few clients have lifting, look to their lifestyles for the solution. If the numbers are higher, however, the cause probably can be traced back to your technique.
Keywords: lifting nail prep
November 1, 1995
Tip blenders not only make removing excess tip material easy, they’re easy on the natural nail as well.
Keywords: enhancements nail tips time saving devices tip blending
August 1, 1995
Although acrylics may be a higher ticket item for you, natural nail care can also mean big business.
Keywords: natural nail care
July 1, 1995
Alpha hydroxy acids are in all kinds of skin care products, but what can they do for nail care? NAILS found out.
Keywords: cuticle treatments
May 1, 1995
Drawing a smoothly rounded smile line in your polished French manicure takes lots of practice. Here are some tips to make it easier for you to master.
Keywords: French manicures learning new techniques smile lines
August 1, 1994
Are you taking insulin or heart medication? Plus 9 other specific questions to get at the root of your client's lifting problem.
Keywords: effects of medications on nails lifting pregnant clients