Quality nail varnish is sometimes difficult to come by. There are many cheap lacquers on the market, jam-packed with noxious toxins ranging from dibutyl phthalate, toluene, camphor and formaldehyde.
Nail technicians on their nail course, learn about the importance of acquiring a good-quality nail varnish, many resorting to the only safe lacquers […]
Leaving home without make up is, to 66% of women, worse than attending an interview, so expert women’s psychologist, Dr Jessica Arnold proclaims. From an employer’s perspective, however, too much make up is a definite no-no in the work place, giving the impression of a lack of integrity or professionalism. In stark contrast, it is […]
Long nails are in this year, according to Glamour Magazine’s feature on Paul Costelloe’s spring/summer 2012 show.
All is not lost, however, for those who do not own a set of lengthy talons – fake it! Whether with acrylic or uv gel extensions, silk or fibreglass wraps, nails have never looked so good and, with […]
It’s a recession, so we should all tighten our belts, look incredibly glum and just batten down the hatches and exist until it is over – not so!
Nail salons across the country have reported a marked increase in business last month alone. Known throughout the beauty trade as the grind down month, the post […]
Your finger nails reveal a huge amount about the state of your health, both physical and mental. Growing 1mm a week on average, the colour and surface appearance of the nail reflect many stress or dietary deficiencies that may need addressing.
Healthy nails give a pinkish hue, provided by a rich blood supply. An overall […]
In a recent survey by a professional nail salon, it was found that the opinions regarding good nail designs greatly differed between male and female.
It was said that men prefer women with simple french manicured nails. The sort of nails that people who attend a professional nail course would be able […]
Using gel polish may not be a surprise to most nail salon owners, but for nail technician Gemma Hayes, it’s changed her life.
After realising […]
Your nails are just as receptive to a bad diet as the rest of your body. Ensuring you have a balanced, healthy diet, dramatically reduces the risks of poor health later in life.
It is important to care for your nails, just as much as you care for your body.
Local Nail Technicians always recommend […]
A new trend is sweeping across Britain – the rockstar nail sensation! A simple yet effective technique to get beautiful, glittery nails in less than 20 minutes.
We’ve set up a quick step-by-step guide on how to create these stunning nails. Of course, on the nail courses, students learn much more, including […]
Salons the world over are beginning to see an increase in male clientele. Attracting more male customers is one of the most difficult tasks of a beauty or nail salon manager, so we’ve set up a quick guide on how you can get more men in your salon in a few easy steps!