Laura’s Valentine News!

12 Feb 2017
Laura’s Valentine News!

‘Valentines Nail Art Offer’ Hi It’s Laura. I am our Nail Art Specialist at Amy’s Nail Bar. I’m hoping to bring you a fab new theme to keep your nails fresh and on point. We will look at cutting edge designs and trends that are sweeping the industry… but this month, well there is only one place to start…

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Zoya Nail Polish. 5 things you might not have known.

20 Apr 2016
Zoya Nail Polish. 5 things you might not have known.

1) Zoya costs us 30% more than OPI nail polish. as our regulars are aware, we don’t cost our business with profits in mind. If we believe we have the best quality, we spend accordingly. Toxin-free Zoya polish, offer’s the safest, most durable and visually stunning finish we could find. No animals got cruellified, no earth got warmified during this process!

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Long Nails

17 Apr 2016
Long Nails

At Amy’s Nail’s we do extensions in all shapes and styles. Our clients that like long nails, heed the advice below and work with us to keep their natural nails as healthy as poss. But if your umming and ahhing about nail length…make like the film and ‘Get Shorty’. As we have already learned, your nail plate is attached to living cells, connected with blood vessels and nerve endings. When you have an extension service you are adding extra weight to the nail plate. So every good technician will mimic evenly load-bearing shape of the natural nail plate. Thanks for reading this article, I’m sure you will be interested to.

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Stress Zone

12 Apr 2016
Stress Zone

Biological Magic Trip. I can make your nails change colour. Push the end of your nail (the white bit/free-edge) See it turn from pinky red to yellowy white? What’s with that? Maybe another experiment will help…find a visible vein and apply pressure to it…see it almost go away? The layer of our skin that is dead is tiny (like an apple skin) and everything else is living, breathing, bleeding tissue….we can literally touch…

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The sciencey secret of real inner beauty.

30 Mar 2016
The sciencey secret of real inner beauty.

Punch yourself lightly, did it hurt? not really right? (if it did…don’t sue). Why not? I mean what’s in the skin… blood vessels and nerve endings? why didn’t that hurt? a nerve ending is a nerve ending wherever it is. And if all else fails…. Ellie can spray some colour into your skin with our ever-popular NouvaTan.

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All polishes are primers

23 Mar 2016
All polishes are primers

All polishes are primers (ish) Your nail is a chemical right? (keratin) If you didn’t know that, you should go and read last weeks blog again then join us here in ¬†few minutes.      

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Mary Mary, quite contrary, How do your nails grow?

14 Mar 2016
Mary Mary, quite contrary, How do your nails grow?

Touch the area of skin closest to the white bit (lunula) at the base of your nail. Bit squidgy right?

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