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  • Manicure
  • Plus: Discover the hottest nail polish color trends of the season, and find the most flattering lacquer shades and top-rated manicure kits to upgrade your mani at home. (instyle.com)
  • The purpose of it is to strengthen nails, restore moisture to the nail, and/or help polish adhere to the nail so staining will not occur and the manicure lasts longer than without a base coat. (wikipedia.org)
  • Acrylic nail powders are available in a variety of colors and can use "special effects" such as contours, sparkles and the very popular French manicure (pink or tan and white appearance) Artificial nails can be shaped, cut, and formed in many different ways that include square, squared oval/squoval, rounded, almond, ballerina/coffin, or stiletto. (wikipedia.org)
  • Usually, once the nail extension and/or gel manicure has been finished, there is a residual tacky layer, referred to as the "inhibition layer," that is removed by wiping with a preferably lint-free wipe soaked in high concentrate alcohol. (wikipedia.org)
  • The most popular[citation needed] acrylic nail service is the pink and white which refers to the use of pink colored acrylic and a white acrylic powder to create a long-lasting French manicure look. (wikipedia.org)
  • Gel polish nails mean nails are dry immediately upon completion of the service so no worry about smudging or ruining one's manicure Holds shine and does not fade like regular nail polish They are less durable than acrylic. (wikipedia.org)
  • lunula
  • Blue nails, or more formally azure lunula, are characterized by a blue discoloration of the lunulae, seen in argyria and cases of hepatolenticular degeneration (Wilson's disease), also having been reported in hemoglobin M disease and hereditary acrolabial telangiectases. (wikipedia.org)
  • In argyria, the nail is permanently pigmented a slate-blue color and is most evident in the lunula. (wikipedia.org)
  • The lunula ("small moon") is the visible part of the matrix, the whitish crescent-shaped base of the visible nail. (wikipedia.org)
  • The lunula is the whitish part on the lower base of the nail that appears crescent-shaped. (redorbit.com)
  • The perionyx is the part of the nail that connects the eponychium to the lunula. (redorbit.com)
  • Muehrcke's lines are white lines (leukonychia) that extend all the way across the nail and lie parallel to the lunula (half moon). (wikipedia.org)
  • 2017
  • After embarking on short tours in Belgium, the Netherlands and Austria, Dream Nails were invited to be the main support for American band Cherry Glazerr on their European tour in spring 2017. (wikipedia.org)
  • Keratin
  • Keratinocytes (pronounced: ker-uh-TIH-no-sites) produce keratin , a type of protein that is a basic component of hair and nails. (kidshealth.org)
  • Keratinocytes produce keratin, a type of protein that is a basic component of hair, skin, nails, and helps create an intact barrier. (kidshealth.org)
  • The nail plate ( corpus unguis ) is the hard part of the nail, made of translucent keratin protein. (wikipedia.org)
  • Nails are made of the protein keratin, much like hair as they are related, which is tough and strong and able to protect the ends of the fingers they cover. (redorbit.com)
  • The nail plate is the hard, protective part of the nail that is formed by keratin and the dead cells that have been provided by the matrix. (redorbit.com)
  • 2016
  • Todd Jones - vocals, guitar (2009-present) John Gianelli - bass (2009-present) Taylor Young - drums (2009-present) Leon del Muerte - guitar (2016-present) Touring musicians Phil Sgrosso - guitar (2016) In a review of Abandon All Life, Pitchfork wrote that "Nails cram their brief but constantly shifting tracks with a chaotic, complex blend of hardcore punk, D-beat, grindcore, powerviolence, and death metal. (wikipedia.org)
  • Unsilent Death (2010) Abandon All Life (2013) You Will Never Be One of Us (2016) Obscene Humanity 12" (2009) Obscene Humanity 7" (2012) Nails/Full of Hell Split 7" (2016) Vallecillo, Alix (April 18, 2016). (wikipedia.org)
  • American Philosophy List of American philosophers Michigan State University/philosophy/Debra Nails (accessed July 11, 2016) Debra Nails' Home Page at Michigan State University Nails, Debra (2014). (wikipedia.org)
  • slowly
  • In the early 19th century in Greece, many upper-class women wore empty pistachio shells over their nails, slowly spreading the artificial nail trend across Europe. (wikipedia.org)
  • cuticle
  • The cuticle is the semi-circular layer of non-living, almost invisible dead skin cells that "ride out on" and cover the back of the visible nail plate while the eponychium is the fold of skin cells that produces the cuticle. (wikipedia.org)
  • The eponychium is sometimes mistakenly called the cuticle that connects the nail base to the skin at the left and right edges of skin surrounding the nail. (redorbit.com)
  • The cuticle is made up of dead cells, much like the nail plate, that are pushed out and extend as more cells die while the eponychium is the living cells that will turn into the cuticle. (redorbit.com)
  • eponychium
  • The eponychium is the end of the proximal fold that folds back upon itself to shed an epidermal layer of skin onto the newly formed nail plate. (wikipedia.org)
  • lymph
  • It is the part of the nail bed that is beneath the nail and contains nerves , lymph and blood vessels . (wikipedia.org)
  • The matrix is the tissue protected by the nail and holds lymph and blood cells as well as many nerves. (redorbit.com)
  • ridges
  • Some base coats are marketed as "ridge fillers" which can create a smooth surface, and reduce the appearance of the ridges that can appear on unbuffed nails. (wikipedia.org)
  • dermis
  • The dermis and epidermis that make up the nail bed are attached by matrix crests which are small longitudinal grooves. (redorbit.com)
  • citation needed
  • citation needed] "Women have been wearing nail extensions since the Egyptian times and back then they had a completely different meaning to what they do now. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1954
  • In 1954, Fred Slack, a dentist, broke his fingernail at work, and created an artificial nail as a realistic-looking temporary replacement. (wikipedia.org)
  • recognition
  • The recognition of characteristic nail patterns, such as Terry's nails, may be a helpful herald for early diagnosis of systemic diseases. (wikipedia.org)
  • Nails has also made several short films, including God is Dad, The Ramones and I, Grethel and Hansel, Animated Corpse, and Santiago vs. Wigface, which won a special recognition award. (wikipedia.org)
  • extensions
  • Wearing nail extensions from bone, ivory and gold, Egyptian women used them as a sign of wealth and status because things like bone, ivory and gold are luxuries only the wealthier women and men could afford. (wikipedia.org)
  • Just as with gel nails, acrylic nail extensions can be created using forms to create sculpted nails or tips. (wikipedia.org)
  • Gel nail extensions may not work for those who are tough on their nails, such as those who type a lot, work with their hands, etc. (wikipedia.org)
  • grew
  • This concept was followed over centuries and women in the Far East even grew their nails as long as possible to symbolize status. (wikipedia.org)
  • Rusty Nails grew up in a suburb of Boston, Massachusetts and was active in Boston's punk scene. (wikipedia.org)
  • debut
  • In 1984 "88 Lines About 44 Women" was re-recorded for RCA and included on The Nails' full-length debut LP, Mood Swing. (wikipedia.org)
  • Pro Nails" is the second single by American hip hop artist Kid Sister from her debut album Ultraviolet (formerly known as Dream Date). (wikipedia.org)
  • Dancing On Nails" is the second single released by the American rock band We Are Harlot from their self-titled debut album. (wikipedia.org)
  • fingertip
  • The width and thickness of the nail plate is determined by the size, length, and thickness of the matrix, while the shape of the fingertip itself shows if the nail plate is flat, arched, or hooked. (wikipedia.org)
  • Nails function as to protect the fingertip or toe and their surrounding tissues. (redorbit.com)
  • fingernail
  • Muehrcke's nails, Muehrcke's lines, or leukonychia striata are changes in the fingernail that may be a sign of an underlying medical disorder or condition. (wikipedia.org)
  • Made
  • During the Ming dynasty , nail polish was often made from a mixture that included beeswax , egg whites , gelatin , vegetable dyes, and gum arabic . (wikipedia.org)
  • Tips are made of lightweight plastic plates that are "nail"-shaped. (wikipedia.org)
  • Hard gel gets its name because, once cured, it is tough enough to be made into a nail extension. (wikipedia.org)
  • Each tip is clipped and filed into shape before applying the wet acrylic and the nail extension is made. (wikipedia.org)
  • Nails has made various cameo appearances in print, television and film, often under a pseudonym. (wikipedia.org)
  • whereas
  • In Egypt , the lower classes wore pale colors, whereas high society painted their nails a reddish brown, with henna . (wikipedia.org)
  • whereas gel nail products are still a very recent addition to the nail industry first being introduced in the 1980's. (wikipedia.org)
  • known
  • The Nails were signed to RCA by Bruce Harris, also known for bringing The Clash to America. (wikipedia.org)
  • Red Nails" begins in the jungles far to the south of any known civilized or barbarian lands, where Valeria of the Red Brotherhood and Conan (her would-be lover) are set upon by a "dragon" (actually a dinosaur, though described with the characteristics of a stegosaurus and an allosaur) that mauls their horses. (wikipedia.org)
  • Debra Nails (born November 15, 1950) is an American philosophy professor and well known classics scholar who taught at Michigan State University. (wikipedia.org)
  • plate
  • Minocycline and Zidovudine can also turn the nail plate blue-gray. (wikipedia.org)
  • and the epidermis , the layer just beneath the nail plate, which moves toward the finger tip with the plate. (wikipedia.org)
  • The nail bed is located beneath the actual nail plate. (redorbit.com)
  • The silk or fiberglass overlay acts as a false layer of nail and thus protects the nail plate from splitting or becoming damaged any furthermore. (wikipedia.org)
  • This structure hardened and, when the support was removed, was then shaped to look like a natural extension of the nail plate. (wikipedia.org)
  • beauty
  • Like hair, nails are a type of modified skin - and they're not just for beauty. (kidshealth.org)
  • In November 2012, Nails Inc. opened a nail bar in the Harvey Nichols Beauty Bazaar - a concept store located in the Liverpool One shopping centre, in the centre of Liverpool. (wikipedia.org)
  • last
  • Did you know that Gel Nails actually last 2 weeks or long. (hubpages.com)
  • Last one I had was actually from socks--it was too thick and not soft and, because my second toe is slightly longer than my big toe, put pressure on the toe nail (I knew it was coming about 1:50 into my 2-hour run). (coolrunning.com)
  • Another cheap option are stick-on nails which can last anywhere from one day to two weeks. (wikipedia.org)
  • Red Nails" is the last of the stories about Conan the Cimmerian written by American author Robert E. Howard. (wikipedia.org)
  • tips
  • Tips from celebrity manicurists reveal how to paint nails like a pro, from shaping and filing to treating cuticles. (instyle.com)
  • Tips are simply mass-produced plastic nail tips that are adhered to the fingernail's edge using nail resin. (wikipedia.org)
  • tissue
  • The matrix, sometimes called the matrix unguis , keratogenous membrane, nail matrix, or onychostroma, is the tissue (or germinal matrix ) which the nail protects. (wikipedia.org)
  • The condition is thought to be due to a decrease in vascularity and an increase in connective tissue within the nail bed. (wikipedia.org)
  • stickers
  • Take the reinforcement stickers and apply to each nail like shown in the picture. (hubpages.com)
  • Pull off stickers, but make sure your nails are dry or you will have to start all over again. (hubpages.com)
  • Forms are special stickers that are placed at the end of each finger, under the finger nail, and secured in place so that wet acrylic can be sculpted into a nail extension at the fingernail's edge. (wikipedia.org)
  • documentary
  • Nails is a 1979 Canadian short documentary film directed by Phillip Borsos. (wikipedia.org)
  • In later years, Nails focused his attention toward documentary filmmaking, focusing on acts of teen violence and cult filmmakers, including George Romero. (wikipedia.org)
  • found
  • Eighty percent of patients with severe liver disease have Terry's nails, but they are also found in patients with kidney failure, in patients with congestive heart failure and are described as a brown arc near the ends of the nails. (wikipedia.org)
  • Nails released music by The Creeps on his own label, Wasted Effort Records, along with other local bands like fellow punkers The Angry Kids, the busker street-pop duo Egg (whose members left to join Caroliner Rainbow and found The Presidents of the United States of America), and post-hardbore band Cabal for whom Nails also played bass. (wikipedia.org)
  • forms
  • It forms a hardened barrier for the nail that can prevent chipping, scratching and peeling. (wikipedia.org)
  • back
  • Did you Know that Nail Polish dates back to 5,000 BC? (hubpages.com)
  • Nail polish originated in China and dates back to 3000 BC. (wikipedia.org)
  • Variety's Jay Weissberg called the film "disappointing" and wrote: "In many ways, One Hundred Nails harks back to Olmi's earliest films, with a touch of Pasolini, evident not only in the locations but also the largely nonpro cast. (wikipedia.org)
  • single
  • A blacksmith is seen labouring at his forge, shaping nails from single strands of steel rods. (wikipedia.org)
  • The single featured both the original and remix edits of "Pro Nails" as well as a B-side entitled "Switch Board", produced by Gant-Man. (wikipedia.org)