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Satin Smooth Hand Pack Is a Perfect Add-On

Satin Smooth’s all-in-one intensive moisturizing hand treatment gloves make regular manicures special.

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Essie Brightening System Reduces Stains and Yellowing

The Essie Professional Brightening System whitens and refreshes nails in three steps

Nail Add-on Becomes Smartphone Stylus

Nano Nails were developed by Dr. Sri Vellanki, who was able to miniaturize a smartphone stylus to become a wearable accessory that can be incorporated into a manicure.

Hygienails Kit's Hydrating Boots and Gloves

The ladies of Hygienails Kit demonstrate how to use the company's disposable packs of boots and gloves that are specifically designed to protect and soften skin and cuticles. Each pack includes a sterile pair of gloves or boots filled with a special cream, a nail file, and a wooden stick. To use, put the gloves/boots on your client, massage for three minutes, remove the gloves/boots, and wipe skin with a wet towel. 

Tending to the Natural Nail

Manicures are a service that virtually all nail salons offer. There are basic steps that clients expect, plus add-ons and alternatives that allow for endless customization. Follow our basic manicure steps and decide if you’d like to add any of the upgrades or alternatives to your menu.

Airbrushing Basics

Though an airbrush gun can be an expensive purchase, it can quickly pay for itself in nail art add-ons that clients will love.

Sealed with a Gel: UV Gel Top Coats

If you’re looking to add a nice finishing touch to any nail look, a UV gel top coat can be a great way to cap off the enhancement with a protective and high-gloss coating.

The Big Dip: Paraffin Waxes

Paraffin waxes are renowned for their healing and pain-relieving properties. The wax was first used by doctors to help relieve arthritis pain but has since become a standard in nail salon services. Here’s a quick dip into the world of paraffin, from different warmers to proper cleaning procedures, as well as a wax roundup.

Making Your Massage Memorable

A service-capping hand and forearm massage is a quick and easy way to bump up the price of your standard manicure — just make sure the client thinks it’s worth it.

Hive of Beauty Spray Paraffin Therapy System

The Hive of Beauty Spray Paraffin Therapy System uses a spray-on application to soften and condition hands.