Thick Toenails: Causes and Treatment
Most nail techs have seen them—thick toenails that resist easy clipping and may show signs of yellowing, the presence of fungus or other nail-related concerns. By remaining aware of the problem and...
The Fastest and Easiest Way to Do a Gel Extension
Nail tech and past NAILPRO Competition winner Amy Becker knows all the best-kept nail secrets, including one of the quickest and easiest ways to create a gel extension. Her two tricks:1. Keep the gel...
Nail Art Tutorial: Roses in Bloom
Valentine's Day is just around the corner which means now is the perfect time to get inspiration for nail looks. Create this pretty Valentine's Day manicure for your clients using Gelish in Backstage...
Wear Animal Print to ISSE to Remember Vicki Peters!
As many of you already know, nail industry icon Vicki Peters passed away just before the New Year. She was an inspiration and mentor to us all and will be sorely missed this year at ISSE Long Beach...
Deborah Lippmann Does Allison Janney's Nails for the People's Choice Awards
The perks of being a renowned manicurist and founder of your own luxury polish brand? You get asked to polish celebrity’s nails for red carpets all throughout awards season. To kick off 2015’s awards...
14-Point Checklist for Your Salon's Ad
Advertising is an important tool for any small business owner. Jeffrey Dobkin, author of the marketing manuals Inside Secrets of Direct Marketing, How to Market a Product for Under $500 and Uncommon...
12 Secrets to Manage Your Salon's Cash Flow
Cash flow—how much money is flowing into and out of a business—is a relatively easy concept to understand. But not every salon professional is aware of the impact that cash management has on the...
Bella Thorne's Gaudy Gold Leaf Manicure
Nail tech and Young Nails mentor Melissa J. DeLaCruz got the chance to do actress Bella Thorne’s (of Disney Channel fame) nails this week right before the People’s Choice Awards. While most starlets...