Techs are always asking how long should it take to do a full set of nails. Yes, I feel we should work towards getting our services down to a good speed, time is the money of course, but I believe in quality over quantity. It's far more important to put out a beautifully structured, strong, long-lasting, dazzling set of nails than to have your client out the door in an hour. Clients don't want to feel like a number. Do your best work and the speed will come over time.
Ever notice that even if you get a manicure and pedicure at the same time, the polish on your nails starts chipping within a few days, while the polish on your toes stays in place for a couple weeks? You’re not alone! Read on to learn why your pedi always outlasts your mani and easy ways to prolong the life of your polish no matter where you apply it.
Ever wonder how some women can grow healthy-looking nails that never seem to break? We’ll give you one hint: It’s not because of a supplement on Instagram. Most women with flawless natural tips have one thing in common: their diet. Growing healthy nails starts from the inside out, so if you want to get longer tips sans extensions, you’re going to have to start eating right. Check out the top foods guaranteed to help you grow long, strong and beautiful nails.
When you get a pedicure at the salon, you want to make sure you get your money’s worth. Of course, most of the value lies in the pampering involved with the service, but you also want results that last a couple of weeks. So how can you get the most wear out of your pedi? Read on to discover easy ways to keep your pedicure looking fresh.
Just removed your polish and noticed weird colors on your nails? Don’t panic! Read on to find out the lowdown on the causes of nail discoloration and what you can do to treat the problem stat!
We know they tell you to beware of a full moon on Halloween so instead, we’ve decided to get down with this half-moon mani! Manicurist Jini Lim (IG: @thenailmom) created this Halloween inspired nail art design using all essie polishes. It is the perfect low-key look for someone wanting to be festive but isn’t into rocking ghouls and goblins.
While many people will spend October 31st dressing up as everything from superheroes or animals to favorite characters and more - many will celebrate the beginning of Día de Los Muertos. Also known as the Day of the Dead, October 31st through November 2nd is celebrated in Mexican culture as a time for family and friends to pray for and remember friends and family members who have died and help them on their spiritual journey. As a little inspiration, we're highlighting some of our favorite designs for the day!
Spiderwebs are a quick and easy way to add a little “Halloween” to your home and the same goes for your nails! We think this manicure is just the right amount of spooky.
At the forefront of many nail trends is Nail_Unistella, and if you aren’t following her on Instagram already, I’m not quite sure what you’re doing. Her fresh designs and attention to detail capture the hearts and eyes of many looking for a new look. From intricate and creative to minimalistic and architectural, she does it all. Her latest trend: Glass Nails are giving us life this season. Check out some of our favorite styles from this nail maven and see why you should adopt the latest trend!