By now we all know (or at least should know) the importance of wearing sunscreen each and every day, regardless of the time of year. That’s because the concept of contracting cancer from tanning beds and the sun has … Continue reading Are Gel Manicure UV Lamps Actually a Cause For Concern?
Where’s the cuticle and what does it do? The cuticle is a layer of clear skin located along the bottom edge of your finger or toe. This area is known as the nail bed. The … Continue reading Cuticles – The Complete Guide to Cuticle Care
They say the eyes are the windows to the soul, but less discussed is the fact that your fingernails are actually a pretty strong reflection of your overall health. While genetics play a role in … Continue reading Why Nail Care Is The New Skincare
Most people think the difference between gel and hybrid gel (such as shellac) is simply in the name, but in fact there is much more to it than that. Traditional True Gels are pure, thin … Continue reading Hybrid Gels vs. True Gels
How to Clean Nail & Beauty Tools in a Salon Before we get started, make sure you know the difference between sanitizing, sterilization and disinfecting… Sanitize simply means “to clean,” as in, removing all visible debris … Continue reading Guidelines for Cleaning and Disinfecting Manicure and Other Nail Enhancement Equipment and Supplies
Keeping your manicures and other nail services sanitary has always been an essential part of running a successful salon. But, with hygiene procedures being tightened up following the Coronavirus outbreak, it really is more important … Continue reading Nail Hygiene: How to Make Sure Your Manicure Services Are Completely Sanitary
When getting to the nail salon isn’t an option, it’s important to know how to remove your grown-out gel manicure at home. The temptation to pick, rip, or bite off the polish is usually the … Continue reading How to Remove Gel Nail Polish at Home Without Ruining Your Nails
Taking breaks from wearing polish to let your nails “breathe” is a long-standing beauty belief, similar to the idea that makeup breaks allow your skin to get some air. Supposedly, going au naturel is beneficial. But… do nails need to breathe? … Continue reading Do Your Nails Really Need To Breathe?
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Polygel nails are a newcomer to the beauty industry, with many people questioning what makes them so different to Gel and Acrylic. Polygel is essentially the lovechild of acrylic and gel, combining both their good … Continue reading Here’s What To Know About Polygel Manicures
Nails can get overlooked in favour of hair and skin when it comes to pamper time But pretty nails don’t take much work if you know the right secrets. In 7 years of at-home manicures, I’ve learned … Continue reading The Lazy Girl’s Guide To Nail Care
Want to increase your brand’s presence on social media and grow your reach? Here are 10 super simple yet effective things you can do to fuel your social media marketing strategy. It might be hard … Continue reading 10 Social Media Marketing Tips to Grow Your Small Business
You know the feeling: You’ve just spent a healthy amount of money on a manicure you hope will last you a full week (or two if it’s gel), and then, somehow, be it a hex … Continue reading 16 Surefire Ways to Make Your Manicure Last Longer
Years ago, social media marketing was totally unheard of. Facebook and Instagram started off as fun, alternative way to share photos and experiences. But as they gained more popularity, people quickly realized the untapped opportunities … Continue reading 5 Untold Secrets of Social Media Marketing For Salons
Are you looking to market your beauty or hair salon on social media? Or are you not getting the results you want and need a boost? Social media is a great way to engage with … Continue reading Social Media Strategies For Salons
Looking to grow and maintain healthy, gorgeous nails? Welcome to the club. For many of us, our natural nails aren’t as strong as we’d like them to be – they feel weak and brittle. The … Continue reading The Do’s & Don’ts for Healthy, Strong Nails
Let’s be honest, we’ve all had a manicure that we didn’t like the shape of. Unfortunately, if you’re new to manicures, this is usually inevitable. It’s as much about knowing the nail shapes available as … Continue reading Which Nail Shape Is Right For You?
Looking after your nails may not seem as important to you, but trust us, it is. For some of you, it may seem like a tedious task that you can just let your manicurist sort … Continue reading 10 Things Your Salonette Wish You Knew About Nails
Are you looking to market your beauty salon on social media? Or are you not getting the results you want and need a boost? With the increasing use of social media in every industry, it’s … Continue reading Why Salons Need To Use Social Media Marketing
Concerns surrounding DIY gel polish kits Gel polish seems like an easy to use, harmless product – surely, it’s just like painting on a nail polish, isn’t it? Well, this is the attitude that is causing … Continue reading Why You Shouldn’t Use An Unfamiliar At-Home Gel Polish Kit