June 24, 2013
In this video from the NAILS Troubleshooter series, OPI guest artist Adela Munoz shows how to create an owl design using gel-polish.
June 14, 2013
OPI educator Rachel Jones of San Mateo, Calif., says that nothing takes years off a client’s hands than beautiful, classic pink-and-white nails.
June 6, 2013
New from Alessandro International is Striplac, a peel-off gel-polish. Watch the video for a step-by-step of Striplac application and removal.
May 2, 2013
Nail tech and salon owner Maisie Dunbar explains the ins and outs of underarm soy hair removal treatments.
January 1, 2005
Colored and glitter acrylics are beautiful, but many of us do not do them in the salon because it is too time consuming for us and too expensive for the clients to change the color. Use a reverse application to make it easier.
May 1, 2003
While not nearly as pervasive as gels or acrylics, wraps represent a lucrative niche service. Here we give you some background information to get you started, as well as some troubleshooting and application techniques to help you along the way.
August 1, 2002
After last year’s bacterial outbreak in a Watsonville, Calif., salon, the California Bureau of Barbering and Cosmetology laid out cleaning regulations for salons using whirlpool pedicure footspas. Use this step-by-step guide to make sure you are getting your footspas clean enough to protect your clients.
March 1, 2000
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The following step-by-step was designed to help nail techs to make the transition from fingernails to toenails as smooth as possible.
November 14, 1994
Acrylic systems that cure with UV light eliminate odor in the salon and have the added benefit of ending lifting.
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A Light Finish: The Latest in LED Gel Lamp Technology27 photos
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