Nail News: Young Nails Launches in SalonCentric
If SalonCentric is your go-to for nail supplies, then we have good news! The professional beauty retailer will now carry almost the entire line of Young Nails products, including all shades of the...
Technique: How to Mix Custom Gel Colors
Working with colors requires a little planning. Buy a color wheel and familiarize yourself with the appropriate color combinations needed to blend the colors your clients desire. Be aware that...
Technique: How to Prevent Uneven Gel Enhancements
Having trouble with the thickness of your gel extensions? Here’s how to troubleshoot. The Issue:When you view your nails down the barrel, one side of the free edge is thicker than the other. You’ve...
Technique: Using Premium Nails ManiPedi Elite
Thinking about trying a new brand? Here's a step-by-step guide for applying Premium Nails ManiPedi Elite Matching Gel Polish and Lacquer. » [pagebreak]   Sanitize, push back the cuticles, then...
Chemotherapy and Nails
Undergoing chemotherapy treatments and taking multiple medications often cause changes to your client’s nails. The nails can grow more slowly and become more fragile. “Chemotherapy can make nails...
Technique: How to Do a Gel Pedicure
Keep your clients’ pedicures vibrant all summer long with color gels! They can last for at least three weeks on toenails, so your clients won’t have to touch up their pedicures while on vacation....
How to Handle Arguing Employees
As a salon owner, you dread two employees bickering with each other over duties, resources, space or perceived slights. Nevertheless, conflict happens. Here are a few approaches that may assist you...
Nail Techs: How Do You Do Your Own Nails?
As a nail tech, you do manicures for other people all day long. But when you go to polish your own nails – especially those on your non-dominant hand – it’s an adjustment. Plus, when are you supposed...