Technique - Topic : techniques

31 - 40 of 40
Previous Next

Young Nails' Mani Q Natural Nail Care Gel

November 1, 2008  | Demo

Add a layer of clear gel to natural nails so they won't chip, crack, or break.

Keywords: gels   techniques   Young Nails  

Brushes with Greatness

September 1, 2004  | Article

Don’t underestimate the power of a nail brush. They might sometimes be considered an afterthought, but these tools play a big role in a nail tech's job. Read on for tips on getting the most use of your brush, caring for it, and which brush works best for you. 

Keywords: brush care   techniques  

Look Who’s Talking

July 1, 2004  | Article

Have you ever wondered who the person is attached to the voice on the other end of the telephone when you call a manufacturer for technical support? Meet four manufacturer’s educators and learn what a typical day is like.

Keywords: Backscratchers   CND   OPI Products   Star Nail Products   techniques  

What’s in a File?

August 1, 2003  | Article

From filing to shaping, a nail file is one of the most important tools in any nail service. Use this guide to prep you on files — from grit types and what files are made of to what to look for in a quality abrasive.

Keywords: files   filing techniques   Flowery   how products are made   how products work  

The Help Desk

July 1, 2002  | Article

"I have been a nail tech for a little over two years and I still have trouble blending the tips so that they don’t show through the acrylic at all. Do you have any advice?"

Keywords: acrylics   callus   reader questions   techniques   The Help Desk  

Put on a Smiley Face

July 1, 1999  | Article

The pressure is on... whether you are giving client a French manicure, or you are at a competition attempting to create the perfect sculptured set... the smile line is always on your mind. Here are some tips to help keep you on your toes while making the perfect smile line.

Keywords: C-curves   CND   decals   French manicures   Galaxy Nail Products  

Lab Reports

March 1, 1997  | Article

"My client’s big toenail’s side walls curve so much that they nearly meet. The middle section of the nail is sore because both ends are pinching the skin. What can I do to relieve this pressure?"


Keywords: dermatologists   healthy working   ingrown toenails   inhalation   masks  

Lab Reports

March 1, 1997  | Article

What can I do to relieve the pressure in my client's trumpet nail?

Keywords: damaged toenails   pincer nails   techniques  

Tip of the Month

November 1, 1996  | Article

Vanessa Wright offers solutions to typical nail problems by using common household objects. 

Keywords: techniques   Tip of the Month   troubleshooting  

Do Press-Ons the Professional Way

November 1, 1996  | Article

Reyna Traywick intructs on how to apply nails for clients who only want them for a vacation or a weekend out. 

Keywords: press-on nails   techniques   temporary enhancements   tip application  

Featured Products & Promotions   |   Advertisement

Market Research

Market Research How big is the U.S. nail business? $7.3 billion. What's the average service price for a manicure? Dig into our decades' deep research archives.

Industry Statistics for

View All


FREE Subscription

VietSalon is a Vietnamese-language magazine and the sister publication to NAILS. Click the link below to sign up for a FREE one-year subscription.

Subscribe to NAILS & SAVE!

Get a free preview issue and a Free Gift
Subscribe Today!

Please sign in or register to .    Close
Subscribe Today
Subscribe Today