Their Job: Making Watches Look Their Best

For parts models, keeping their hands beautiful is an essential part of their routine.

#advertising-and-marketing, #hands, #models-professional, #nails-body-part, #watches-and-clocks, #wrists, #your-feed-fashion

Acrylic Nails Get the Fine Art Treatment

The artist Pamela Council used 350,000 nails to construct a new public work, open to visitors of Times Square.

#art, #beauty-concept, #black-people, #council-pamela, #fountains, #nails-body-part, #new-york-city, #times-square-and-42nd-street-manhattan-ny

Want Your Nails Done? Let a Robot Do It.

Start-ups are using technology to take a robotic approach to manicures, offering a simple way to provide foolproof nail polish.

#artificial-intelligence, #beauty-salons, #computer-vision, #nails-body-part, #robots-and-robotics, #start-ups

The Home Office That Turned Into a Salon and Spa: 2020’s Beauty Products

The year home became not just an office, but a salon and spa.

#cosmetics-and-toiletries, #hair, #nails-body-part, #perfumes-and-fragrances, #quarantine-life-and-culture, #skin, #two-thousand-twenty

Nail Salons, Lifeline for Immigrants, Have Lost Half Their Business

New York City nail salons reopened in July, but few customers come in. “No matter how hard I work, I make no money,” one owner said.

#beauty-salons, #coronavirus-2019-ncov, #coronavirus-reopenings, #nails-body-part, #new-york-city, #queens-nyc, #shutdowns-institutional

Is This the End of the Manicure?

As our socially distant way of life begins to feel normal, so, too, do naked nails.

#coronavirus-2019-ncov, #manicures, #nails-body-part, #quarantine-life-and-culture

His Fingernails Were Purple but Didn’t Hurt. What Was This?

After a spill, his nails looked bruised — and the color didn’t go away. Could it be his oxygen levels?

#dyes-and-dyestuffs, #hair, #nails-body-part, #shampoos-and-hair-products

Goodbye, Pedicures. Hello, Peels.

With many spas closed, Baby Foot and other at-home foot peels are in high demand.

#acids, #feet, #nails-body-part, #skin

Why I’m Reopening My Georgia Nail Salon Despite the Coronavirus

When the government is mostly just helping big business, the rest of us have to begin to find a new normal, as best as we can.

#coronavirus-2019-ncov, #nails-body-part, #small-business

Should I Take a Vitamin for Brittle Nails?

Most splitting nails can be healed with a simple moisturizer, although nail problems can also be a sign of an underlying medical problem.

#dietary-supplements-and-herbal-remedies, #nails-body-part, #vitamins