Learning Life Lessons about the Beauty Industry

My NYFW experience was one for the books. I try to exercise truth in everything I do. This experience was supposed to be life changing and create new opportunities for us (nail techs). Unfortunately, that’s NOT what this was. We were mislead in more ways than one. We (I say “We” referencing the nail techs…

What is MMA?

MMA stands for methyl methacrylate. MMA was first turned into polymer(powder) in 1877, but didn’t become widely used until 1933 when it was sold under the brand name “Plexiglas”. During World War 2 is was used to make submarine periscopes and aircraft windshields because it was stronger than standard glass. Now it’s used to make…

Appointment Etiquette

Hey ladies!!! I want to talk to you as a Nail Technician but also as woman who has a busy life that includes all kinds of appointments. We as women have daily appointments scheduled to remember whether its for us, our kids, parents, husbands, brunch dates with our girlfriends, or just scheduled “me” time. As…

What’s Trending???

Nail Shapes   The most popular right now are Almond, Ballerina/Coffin and Stiletto. Nail Trends Chrome 3D Nail Art Foil Matte Glitter Trending Winter Colors Nude Burgundy Gray Navy   NailsDoneWright

Business vs. Personal

Most, if not all, businesses today are marketing, branding and promoting via social media. Whether it be Twitter, SnapChat, Facebook, and/or Instagram etc., all of these marketing methods are great for beginner entrepreneurs as they are free to promote your brand! It is very important that you keep your personal pages, views, and thoughts separate…

Current Trends “Dipping Powder” Systems

“Dipping Powder” The current trends right now are dipping powders and they are flooding my IG timeline. So, let’s discuss them! This post is for informational purposes only. There’s always something cutting edge and new in the nail industry that advertises a particular product is healthier than the next. I encourage you to read my…

Properly Removing Gel Manicures at Home

Removing Gel at Home Hey ladies!! I know a lot of you do not want to go back to the nail shop to have a technician remove your gel manicure that has grown out after two or three weeks. Below, is a great step-by-step process that can be completed at home! You’ll need a few…