Recent content by julie.adamson

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    Taking 2 hrs and lack of confidence

    My confidence has taken a bashing of late due to a very soor client who complained the nails fell of after a few days, I took too long to do them, they were not like her previous tech etc etc. So after politly explaining to the customer I would rather take my time and they be of good quality...
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    Hi and welcome to the site, i am a newbie too, this site is fab. So sorry your new venture is...

    Hi and welcome to the site, i am a newbie too, this site is fab. So sorry your new venture is not working out, i wish i had your courage to just go for it. Julie
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    Free NVQ Training?

    Hi i also was interested and dont seem to be able to find any where near me that fits in with my job and lifestyle, was wondering if any one knows of a assessment centre near me in west yorkshire, as am relly looking forward to gaining my nvq 2 nail services
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    Buying a repossesed salon would you?

    Hi Doorie thanks for your prompt reply as this has been buring a hole in my mind for 2 weeks. for how long have you been doing nails? I have been doing nails for 6 years what can you offer that the others don't have? As the salon already has tanning beds I will offer this and all nails...
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    Buying a repossesed salon would you?

    Hi geeks I would like all of your advice on buying a business that has recently closed due to being repossesed, There are many other salons near to the closed salon, some just nails and some beauty and holistic with nails attached. Is this a good idea? Should I bother to view it as it is at a...
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    Hi chelle I am happy to be a guinea pig for you. Am based in Cottingley on the edge of Bingley...

    Hi chelle I am happy to be a guinea pig for you. Am based in Cottingley on the edge of Bingley and Saltaire, call me on 07971025716 Julie
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    Nail technician lecturer/teacher

    Hi to all you geeks I would love your advice on how to get into lecturing in fe as a nail tech. After working part time as a mobile nail technician for 5 years I am now interested in becoming a teacher for beginners courses. Research suggests that you need a Cert Ed, possibly assessor quals...
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    Lifting on nails

    HI my preperation is as follows, sanitise my hands and the clients hands, then push back cuticles and remove any cuticle from nail with sanitised instruments. wipe with acetone to remove any excess then file down wards with 180 grit file then again wipe with acetone. check size and apply tips...
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    Lifting on nails

    Hi there geeks i need some help i have done several sets of nails including my own which i have no problems with lifting and they seem to stay on the required length of time, i have done several sets on a close friends daughter, who complains of lifting, and they just fell off when i was washing...
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    NSI or Creative

    Hi there to you all Yes I am already qualified, but not with either creative or nsi and I am wanting to do a conversion course for the benefit of my own curiosity and also to benefit my mobile nail service to incorporate nail art. After reading these threads and your kind advice I have...
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    NSI or Creative

    which course is the bettter of the two? all help and advice appreciated
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