Best nail tips to use
Nail Care Tips / June 12, 2024

Best nail tips to use

Gels are more expensive than acrylics, but they may hold their color longer without chipping, so you may not mind the steeper price. Maintenance: Like acrylics, gels grow out with your nails and need to be filled in every two to three weeks. Your technician will gently file down the gel edge closest to your nail bed, and then fill in the empty area between your nail…

Organic nail care
Nail Care / May 23, 2024

Organic nail care

The Alchemie organic nail experience begins with our commitment to products that are vegan, cruelty free and environmentally friendly. Our nail polish remover is acetone-free and our organic lotions and oils are infused with nutrients and vitamins that will leave your nails and hands softer, healthier and stronger. We use Côte nail polish. All of Côte’s polishes are…

healthy nail care
Healthy Nails / May 3, 2024

healthy nail care

Julia Liou, 310-804-9953 (cell) Lina Park, 510-986-6843 URL: New Healthy Nail Salon Bill to Transform Nail Salon Industry throughout California AB 2125, signed by Governor Jerry Brown, is a key step to improving the health of nail salon workers OAKLAND, Calif.- Asian Health Services and the California Healthy Nail Salon Collaborative announced that the recently signed…

Tips for your nails
Nail Care Tips / April 13, 2024

Tips for your nails

My nail beds are smooth and pink, but the tips are yellow. What causes this and how can I fix it? A: It sounds like your nail beds are healthy but the tips are stained, says New Orleans dermatologist Deirdre O Boyle Hooper, MD. The nicotine in cigarettes can turn your nails yellow, but I hope that s not the root of your problem. (Smoking also causes wrinkles and an…

Nail cuticles and health
Nail Care / March 24, 2024

Nail cuticles and health

By Shawn Bishop, Communications Specialist Dear Mayo Clinic: I have heard that a person s fingernails reveal a lot about their health. Is there any truth to that? What types of changes would indicate health problems? Answer: It s true. Your fingernails are a window to your health. Some nail changes are natural. But others can signal health concerns, especially changes…

How to keep fingernails strong?
Strong Nails / March 23, 2024

How to keep fingernails strong?

A hands-on approach to the most common nail problems. It’s so annoying when your fingernails are all looking good and a careless little bump sends one ricocheting off into the distance. Why are nails perfect one day and decimated the next? Put it down to water – not enough, or too much, can make the world of difference. Did you know your nails are actually 18 per…

Nails for you products
Products / March 23, 2024

Nails for you products

When it comes to professional nail supplies, Intrinsics has long been the preferred option for informed spa and salon owners and their service providers. That’s because they know when their clients walk through the door for a manicure or pedicure, they’re hoping for the consummate experience. With our extensive host of nail products, you’ll never disappoint them…

How to get nice fingernails?
Nail Care / March 15, 2024

How to get nice fingernails?

Obviously, none of us are perfect. Sometimes our bodies react to the things we put in (or on) them, and things can get ugly. This is definitely the case when it comes to our nails. Too much polish equals discolored fingernails if you don’t give them time to breath occasionally. Plus, too much bacteria can also result in some, well, pretty disturbing colored nails…

how to get healthy toenails
Healthy Nails / March 15, 2024

how to get healthy toenails

One of the questions that I’m often asked by readers of this blog who contact me directly is “How do I make my nails healthier?”, or “How do I keep my nails healthy?”. When it comes to nail health, there are a range of tips that you should follow and products that you should use if you’d like to improve the look of your nails. The best part is that most of these are…

Nail polish for healthy nails
Healthy Nails / March 11, 2024

Nail polish for healthy nails

Share tweet pin We dote on our nails, picking out the perfect polish color and spending a pretty penny to keep them looking beautiful. So why do we also sabotage their looks (and health) with bad habits? We turned to two of the top nail experts in the beauty industry, Katie Jane Hughes, Butter London Global Colour Ambassador, and Jin Soon Choi, celebrity manicurist…

nails strong
Strong Nails / February 27, 2024

nails strong

In the fastener marketplace, Simpson Strong-Tie stands apart from the rest. Quality and reliability is our top priority. That’s why we hire PhDs, metallurgists, materials engineers, and structural engineers to create the best possible fasteners. And why each production run goes through rigorous testing to ensure our products can handle higher loads, resist corrosion…

How to make nails healthy again?
Healthy Nails / February 23, 2024

How to make nails healthy again?

A couple of months ago, I got acrylic nails for the first time and was surprised by how much I truly, deeply loved them. But in the back of my mind, I was worried about the removal process. It felt like every person I came into contact with was eager to express concern and a negative personal anecdote about that one time they tried acrylics. A few particularly anxiety-inducing…

OPI nail care products
Products / February 22, 2024

OPI nail care products

Create your own salon-quality nails when you pick bright and long-lasting nail colors from OPI. With nearly every color you can imagine and special products to make your manicure or pedicure last longer, OPI is the top choice for beautiful nails. OPI started out as a small dental supply company named Odontorium Products Inc. George Schaeffer bought the company in…

Healthy nails and cuticles
Healthy Nails / February 22, 2024

Healthy nails and cuticles

Cuticles are there for a reason, like a barrier or a protection for the nail matrix,says Richard Scher, MD, a Cornell University dermatology professor. To keep that protection strong, follow these six tips. 1. Don t Cut Your Cuticles. Dermatologists say there s no good reason to cut the cuticles. Cutting them could open the door to infection or irritation. If you…

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