December 1991 Issue

Nails: Lorion Brewer of Nails by Lorion in Torrance, Calif., has been doing nails for 15 years and specializes in sculptured acrylics.

Photography: Claudia Kunin

Hairstyling: Heather Reardon

Makeup: Debi Weeks/Signatures Styling

Model: Jennifer Wood/Nina Blanchard Agency, Inc.

Flute courtesy of Schweids Music, Inc., Torrance, Calif.

Making the Product Switch

December 1, 1991

Ease the transition to a new product by knowing what you want, learning how to get it, and testing your results.

Ask Vicki: Vicki Peters Answers Your Technical Questions

December 1, 1991

Nail technician and NAILS Magazine show manager Vicki Peters answers readers' technical questions.

A Primer on Primer

December 1, 1991

By using the right application technique and following safety guidelines, you can make primer burn a thing of the past.

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