Technique - Topic : time saving devices

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A Tip by Any Other Name

February 1, 2010  | Article

Though many technicians prefer to sculpt, a pre-made nail tip that can be adhered to the natural nail can give newbie nail techs a nice runway to learn the delicate craft of gel and acrylic sculpting, while providing great-looking results.

Keywords: adhesives   filing techniques   glue   learning new techniques   nail tips  

A Little Time (Line) for Pink-and-Whites

September 1, 2009  | Article

Feel like you could stand to sharpen up on your liquid-and-powder application times? Then check out the timeline breakdowns from four experienced pros, and compare your own personal bests (and maybe find a new technique or two along the way).

Keywords: acrylics   Backscratchers   EZ Flow   French manicures   learning new techniques  

Multitasking Mania

September 1, 2008  | Article

For the client whose main concern is ‘how long,’ and not ‘how much,’ Belvedere USA offers a 3-in-1 chair (mani, pedi and facial) to provide multiple services in the most efficient way.

Keywords: pedicure equipment   salon furnishings   time management   time saving devices  

Orly Signature Manicure

April 1, 2008  | Demo

Orly’s Signature Manicure is perfect for clients looking for quality cuticle care, nail health and nail growth.

Keywords: manicure products   natural nail care   Orly   time saving devices  

10 Ways to Improve Enhancement Application Speed

March 1, 2006  | Article

Here are some great ways to keep yourself on schedule. 

Keywords: late clients   polish removal   product removal   time management   time saving devices  

10 New Tech Troubles

January 1, 2005  | Article

Think nobody knows the troubles you’ve seen? In fact, the problems facing new techs are predictable and preventable. Read on for the cures to 10 common newbie nail woes.

Keywords: acrylic troubleshooting   gel troubleshooting   lifting   time saving devices  

Tip of the Month: Tech Shares Some Time-Savers

September 1, 2003  | Article

Lynette Madden, owner of Salon 29 at Main in East Greenville Pa., learned to save time sizing when she was a new tech.

Keywords: acrylics   time saving devices   time-saving tips  

Feel the Need for Speed?

October 1, 2001  | Article

Top competitors and educators share their tips and techniques for shaving time from the acrylic maintenance service.

Keywords: Alisha Sale   backfills   competitions   fills   nail prep  

Making Every Second Count

March 1, 1998  | Article

Shaving even 30 seconds off a fill could mean $400 more a year in income!

Keywords: nail prep   time management   time saving devices  

10 Ways to Cut Precious Minutes Off a Fill Service

November 1, 1995  | Article

Whether you need a few quick tips to catch up when you are running behind schedule or you are trying to whittle down your fill service time to fit more clients in your appointment book, there are a few tricks to doing a fill in less time

Keywords: CND   filing techniques   fills   Kim Patterson   nail prep  

Trouble Shooter: Save Filing Time With Tip Blenders

November 1, 1995  | Article

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  

Trouble Shooter: How to Sculpt Acrylic for Minimal Filing

August 1, 1995  | Article

Whether you’re using nail tips or forms, refining your sculpting technique greatly reduces your filing time.

Keywords: acrylic troubleshooting   acrylics   filing techniques   learning new techniques   time saving devices  

Fast and Fabulous

June 1, 1991  | Article

Applying acrylics fast requires mastery of the art of sculpture.

Keywords: time management   time saving devices  

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