Technique - Topic : shaping nails

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Something to Talk About: Appropriate Nail Length and Style

August 25, 2015  | Article

Personal preference isn’t the only thing that determines the ideal shape and length for a client’s nails. The best techs know a number of factors play into the decision.

Keywords: nail shapes   shaping nails   Something to Talk About  

CND File & Buffer Sampler

June 1, 2008  | Demo

Shape, refine, and finish both natural and enhanced nails with this sampler pack from CND.

Keywords: buffers   CND   enhancements   files   natural nail care  

Acing the C-Curve

June 1, 2008  | Demo

Used properly, a C-curve stick can help you create the ideal curve.

Keywords: acrylics   C-curves   enhancements   shaping nails  

The Agony of the Apex

June 1, 2008  | Demo

The symmetry of the apex makes a big difference on the overall appearance of the nail.

Keywords: acrylics   gels   pink-and-whites   shaping nails  

Getting Nails Into Shape

November 1, 2007  | Article

Square, round, squoval — you probably have a specialty and a preference to how you think a nail should look. But you can’t just do cookie-cutter nails on every client who walks through your door. Some individual attention and customization will wow your clients and make them loyal for life.

Keywords: learning new techniques   nail shapes   shaping nails  

Troubleshooter: Shaping Acrylic Nails Oval

January 1, 2003  | Article

Some diehard fans of the oval nail remain - causing problems for some nail techs who can’t seem to get the same result they would with the square look.

Keywords: acrylic troubleshooting   acrylics   filing techniques   shaping nails  

Star Nails' Ultimate Lyte System

May 1, 1997  | Article

Odor-free and non-yellowing, Ultimate Lyte’s UV light-sensitive monomer provides complete bonding with a tightly cross-linking pattern.

Keywords: shaping nails   Star Nail Products  

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