improper prep can mean your acrylic nails just don't last, make sure they do, without damaging your nails!
Contrary to popular belief and what some nail tech's also think, acrylic enhancements don't actually damage your nails...find out what does here.
If you are in the market for an E-File, then there are plenty out there to choose from but over the last 2-3 years there has been an influx of non-professional equipment flooding the internet, so where do you start when you are looking to buy a good quality, does the job properly, piece of... Continue Reading →
It's the bain of every Nail Tech's life, clients come back with lifted nails, or worse still, they had lifting and then forced the enhancements off...claiming it was for you to save you the time and bother (doing it properly!) Lifting can occur for a number of reasons and it occurred to me a while... Continue Reading →
There are so many questions and it seems a bit of confusion out there for NT's at the moment. Unfortunately there has been a lack of required or even correct information in some NT's education, and yes I run short courses just like some of the other Educators out there, but I hadn't realised to... Continue Reading →
As a nail tech have you ever said the words, “I’m just going to let the acrylic dry then I can file them up for you” or “I’ll just push your cuticles back for you” We all try and make sure people we are speaking to understand what we are saying or going to do,... Continue Reading →
Spending a little time making sure the angle of your brush is correct can save you soooo much time filing and give you crazily better results, from better colour consistency to greater c-curves.
If you are struggling to get a good mix ratio each time you pick up a bead, check out my guide on where to start and WHY.
Why your Gel Polish doesn't last on some clients and what you can do about it OVERNIGHT!
When you have those few clients who always come back with a chipped nail or 2...
Ever wondered why the nails you produce are a bit bulbous and rounded when you want them straight, all slightly different to each other on the same client or just not as perfect as you wanted them to be? Or have you even examined the nails you do to see the flaws so you can... Continue Reading →