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Nail Educators Answer Your Frequently Asked Questions

We asked top nail educators what questions they get most frequently, and they gave us the tips and tricks that will ensure your clients’ manicures are flawless. Read on to get the inside scoop on how to tackle every nail dilemma from stamping to getting chrome nails that last.

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NAILS Next Top Nail Artist Frequently Asked Questions

The application for the fifth season of NAILS Next Top Nail Artist is now live. I have had the pleasure of working on NTNA for the last four years, and in so doing, have come across some common questions. I thought I would address them here, in case you were wondering.

Gelish's World Class Nails: Answers from the Experts Ep. 1

Watch as Gelish educators use their expertise to answer your questions about product, application, and much more. The pros will also be sharing some of their newest design inspirations and teaching you some quick and easy tips for nail art success of your own. This exclusive series is a must-see for anyone looking to improve their design skills. Stay tuned for episode two.

Q&A With Marianthi Tsitsopoulou

Greek nail artist Mariantha Tsitsopoulou is transforming the way we look at nails. Her preference for 3-D nail art makes it so that designs literally pop out at you from the nail. We asked this professional nail artist and salon owner about her passion and process.

Chemist's Corner: Cuticle Oil

How does cuticle oil actually work? NAILS spoke to CND’s ­resident chemist, Dr. Dave, for answers.

Q&A: Will Cold Weather Harm My Products?

Read nail tech Holly Schipper's answer to the timely question: Will cold weather harm my products? 

Q & A: Should Someone With No Beauty Industry Experience Open a Salon?

Would you discourage someone with no experience in this business from trying to open a nail salon? I am looking to completely change careers, and I have always thought that a nail salon/massage spa would do

Ask an Editor: Where is my first issue?

I just subscribed to the magazine. Where is my first issue?Once you place an order for NAILS, whether it's online, through our printed sub card in the magazine, or at our trade show booth, it usually

Q & A: Can you recommend a no-plumb pedi chair?

I own a salon/spa. We are trying to find a nice pedi chair that we don't have to have any plumbing for, and that is sanitary. Any ideas? It would really help. Thanks!Acacia Salon and SpaOf

Q & A: Can I open without traditional pedi spas?

I'm looking to open a nail bar in my home country, Nigeria, and I'm doing a lot of research at the moment. While it's fun (the creative side), I'm having a few challenges already. I really