Did You Go to Premiere Orlando?
  • June 13, 2019

Did you make it to Premiere Orlando? What was your favorite part?

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Keywords: FingerNailFixer   Nailympia   Premiere Orlando  
Making a Statement With Polish Picks
  • June 1, 2019
  • Holly Schippers

How have your personal polish choices evolved throughout the years?

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Keywords: cnd   Holly Schippers   nail polish  
Can You Believe It’s Time for Premiere Orlando Again?
  • May 31, 2019
  • Holly Schippers

Premiere Orlando has arrived! How pumped are you to see who the next winner of NTNA will be?

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Keywords: cnd   Holly Schippers   Premiere Orlando  
May’s #NailOn Talks About the Business of Pedicures
  • May 16, 2019
  • Holly Schippers

BFFmel and I opted to focus on feet for the May broadcast of #NailOnwithHollyandMel.

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Keywords: foot care   Foot Forward Summit   Holly Schippers   pedicures  
Nail Camp East Was Full of Fun and Education
  • May 15, 2019
  • Holly Schippers

Nail Camp East was a mixture of a new experiences and past memories.

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Keywords: Holly Schippers   nail education   networking event   tradeshows  
How to Avoid the Annoying Back Ledge in Enhancements
  • May 13, 2019

Have you noticed clients coming back in with an annoying place at the back of the enhancement where it jumps off a little bit and you can catch your nail on the back of it? Here's a tutorial for how to avoid that. 

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Keywords: enhancements   FingerNailFixer   Holly Schippers   techniques   troubleshooting  
Nail Photography Tips, Day 6: Final Thoughts
  • May 4, 2019
  • Holly Schippers

Here are a few general tips for photographing nails that may help.

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Keywords: Holly Schippers   photographing nails  
Nail Photography Tips, Day 5: Editing Imperfections
  • May 3, 2019
  • Holly Schippers

Once you figure out how to take a great photo, all that’s left is to edit a few of the imperfections.

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Keywords: Holly Schippers   photographing nails  
Nail Photography Tips, Day 4: Getting Up Close
  • May 2, 2019
  • Holly Schippers

Sometimes a tiny amount of zoom will improve focus; however, try to avoid using zoom as your cropping mechanism. Get close to the nails instead.

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Nail Photography Tips, Day 3: Lighting
  • May 1, 2019
  • Holly Schippers

The key is to light the nails without washing them out or creating additional shadows.

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Keywords: Holly Schippers   photographing nails  
Nail Photography Tips, Day 2: Poses
  • April 30, 2019
  • Holly Schippers

Give your client a little model coaching to position hands in the best pose.

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Keywords: Holly Schippers   photographing nails  
Nail Photography Tips, Day 1: The Background
  • April 29, 2019
  • Holly Schippers

Here are a few tips to make nail photography easier, starting with the background.

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Keywords: Holly Schippers   photographing nails  
What Are Your Favorite Nail Photo Props?
  • April 19, 2019
  • Holly Schippers

Look back through your “nailfies” from the last six months and tell us what your most frequently used prop turns out to be.

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Keywords: Holly Schippers   photographing nails  
Using Nail Things to Make Non-Nail Things
  • April 15, 2019
  • Holly Schippers

My recent moment of pride was receiving a text from my mom in which she used “nail sticks” to make a cute cake decoration after noticing she was out of kabob sticks!

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Keywords: Holly Schippers  
The Perils of Incorrect Pricing — and What to Do About It (Part 2)
  • April 10, 2019
  • Holly Schippers

Guest blogger Claudia Cordova Papa continues her story about how competing with discount salons on price nearly resulted in the loss of her salon — and how she changed her ways.

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Keywords: business management   Holly Schippers   nail salon service pricing   profitability   raising prices  

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