December 1, 2012
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To meet the soak-off needs of all of the gel-polish lines, manufacturers have begun to release their own brands of soak-off solutions and remover wraps to help techs get an effective and thorough soak for clients. Here are some of the latest wraps to hit the market.
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November 14, 2012
The FingerNailFixer shows you a new drip technique she learned from a fellow educator using CND Additives, Shellac, and 99% Isopropyl Alcohol.
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September 17, 2012
Holly Schippers, the FingerNailFixer, shows you how to get a nice tight fit with your CND forms when sculpting enhancements.
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September 12, 2012
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.
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August 28, 2012
Present Nail Spa offers this luxurious and exotic manicure to its clients.
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August 10, 2012
This design, “Groovy,” shows how CND's just-launched "Additives" can be used with Brisa Gloss and Brisa Paint.
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July 15, 2012
Cindy Walston's client's feet and legs literally gleam in the sun after this pedicure.
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July 12, 2012
Learn how to create a tie dye design, an abstract flower, whimisical circles, and purple leopard print, all using CND Shellac.
CND Additives Nail Art How-To
Cover Look: NAILS October 2011
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June 14, 2012
Holly Schippers creates color block nail art for NAILS' June 2012 cover. Here's the step-by-step.
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June 14, 2012
With the sudden rise of brush-on gel-polish bringing many new customers into salons, it seems nail techs are seeing fewer tried-and-true acrylic customers. With new products on the market, traditional acrylic users now have more options to choose from, but there is still a seat at the manicure table for them.
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May 15, 2012
Launching in July 2012 exclusively to salons, CND Additives are a collection of pure pigments and lustrous effects. Blend Additives into any CND sculpting powder or gel or layer over CND Shellac to create nail art designs. Watch this video for a few examples of nail art created with Additives.
Cover Look: NAILS December 2011 (using CND Additives)
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March 23, 2012
By request, Holly Schippers, FingernailFixer, Bussey, Iowa, uses CND Colours to create a fiery manicure inspired by The Hunger Games trilogy and movie. Get more from Holly on her NAILS' Magazine blog, Finger Nail Fixer.
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March 15, 2012
CND has new Shellac colors for spring 2012.
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March 13, 2012
CND's Jan Arnold walks you through a signature service that's "comfort food for the senses, with a feel-good vibe of a gourmet bakeshop."
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February 16, 2012
Your client just might die from happiness during this apple-themed pedicure.
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