What the Hell is Gel?

What the Hell is Gel?

Gel Polish, Gel Mani, Hard Gel? Let us explain the simple differences. 1. Basically there are two types of Gel. Hard Gel can be used in the same way as acrylic – to create nail extensions or as a hard cover over your natural nails to create extra strength and...
Clawlicious

Clawlicious

Clawlicious – it rhymes with delicious, but what is it really all about? Clawlicious is the cruelty free, ethical range of luxury nail products developed and designed by us – the Owner / Directors of Glamour Nail Bar – Chrissie Parry, Jani Schaper...
Share the Dignity

Share the Dignity

When choosing our nail polish colour, nail length or shape; at times we forget there are greater problems in the world. When we get into our cars, and curse at having to stop on the way home for petrol or for groceries; we sometimes forget there are greater problems...
THE REAL NAIL ARTISTS OF GLAMOUR

THE REAL NAIL ARTISTS OF GLAMOUR

You’d have to have been living on an Amish community to have not heard of the tv franchise “The Real Housewives of … Potomac?”  Really, where is that?! The series has fascinated up to three million viewers per episode, and is currently up to nine American spin...

A Career as a Nail Technician – What You Need to Know

Until quite recently, hair stylists and beauty therapists tended to operate quite separately from one another, each having their own salon or treatment rooms. However, things are evolving in the hair and beauty industry, and at present, it is common for both hair and...
Creativity and a Cause, Competition and a Crown.

Creativity and a Cause, Competition and a Crown.

Creativity and a Cause, Competition and a Crown. A snapshot of the life of a Glamour Girl nail technician. A fortnight ago saw our #glamsquad painting, designing, creating and chroming their magic at the iconic StyleAid event, and gifting a stunning array of guests in...
Some Scary Truths in the Nail Industry

Some Scary Truths in the Nail Industry

Ever heard of the term – “You get what you pay for?”  This always crosses my mind when things are very cheap such as clothes, accessories, beauty products etc. How can they be that cheap? The same thing applies in the nail industry. How can some of these conveyer belt...