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My Experience As A Nail Tech Pt. 2

Originally posted on Polished by Amy:
Hey guys! I had SO much more to tell you guys after my first nail tech experience video that I had to create a part two! In this video, I’m sharing my full experience in nail school, all the details about working on location jobs, and much more. I hope you guys enjoy and don’t forget to subscribe! 🙂 Thank you all so much for watching! If you have any more questions that I didn’t cover in the video, please leave them in the comments for me. I hope your week is amazing; love and light! 🙂 XX, Amy Email: polishedbyamyy@gmail.com YouTube Channel: Polished by Amy Instagram: @polishedbyamy ?

Little Ondine Nail Polish: An Odourless + Peelable Favourite!

Originally posted on Chronic Pain Cockney – The Little Things:
?? I always think it’s a good sign when a blogger reviews a product line for the first time then continues purchasing & using the products afterwards. I have used Little Ondine nail polishes many times since my first post & I’m wearing a newly purchased shade right now, I thought I’d take the opportunity to show it you guys 😊. ??? ? The navy blue shade is called Jubilee and the base & top is Secret. But first things first; here are the reasons I have become obsessed with this brand: The formula is totally odourless! This is a huge deal for people like me who live with Chronic Daily Migraine; most of us are sensitive to fragrances and they can actually trigger physical pain. It’s peelable. When you want to change colour you can literally peel it off, usually in one whole nail shaped piece! These polishes contain no chemicals. This isn’t usually a deal breaker for me but if a chemical free…

Nail Tech Advice!

Originally posted on Polished by Amy:
Hey guys! I’ve had so many requests to do a post for the aspiring nail technicians out there. I put together some of my top pieces of advice and tricks that no one tells you about beforehand. These tips should help anyone who is looking to get into the beauty industry for hair, nails, or makeup. If you have any more questions, please leave them below! Do Your Research Before Picking a salon This is so important when starting out in the beauty industry because this is where you will begin building your clientele and making money. Accepting the first or second salon offer could be detrimental if the salon isn’t the right fit for you. I suggest checking into the salon reviews, looking up their social media sites, and taking the time to see the salon in person. Don’t Expect A Lot Of Income In The Beginning Developing steady income in the beauty industry will be a challenge in the beginning. It takes time to get your name out…

Yellow Polishes You Must Have!

Originally posted on Polished by Amy:
Hi loves! Today I’m back with another polish must haves! Before Summer leaves us completely, I want to talk about the BEST yellow nail polishes that I would recommend to you guys. If you’re new to this series,?these are my picks out of all the brands I’ve tried that have the best formula, pigmentation, and staying power. So let’s get into the goodies! Sally Hansen Mellow Yellow ?? This is possibly the truest yellow shade you could find. The formula is super creamy and can be completely opaque in one coat. It’s also really affordable and can be found at most drugstores! Orly Glowstick ?? This shade is such a stunner!! It is a neon yellow/lime polish that looks amazing over a white base coat. I love wearing this shade in the spring and summer because it’s so unique! China Glaze Sun Upon My Skin ?? This shade is a beautiful light yellow that is opaque in two to three coats. This is one of my top picks because…