History notes 1:
The Posters below show sculptured
acrylic Pink & White nails, on both Fingernails and Toenails
Free-edge - Whitest-White acrylic
- (White, Dramatic White, Whitest-White)
True Pink acrylic - (Pink, Clear Pink, Dramatic Pink, True Pink, Pinkest Pink, P3)
- Other acrylic colors
(Natural, Clear, Peaches ‘n Cream)
Model for these posters -
is also the CEO
of Tammy Taylor
History notes 2:
Some terms that Tammy Taylor has invented (or coined):
Pink & White -
reference to the Pink "nail-body" and the White
C-Curve - the
semi-circle looking down the barrel of the free-edge, of the acrylic nail
should be 35% to 45% of a circle
the separation of color, where the White comes together
with the Pink
- the filing pattern used on top of the acrylic
nail, to obtain that perfect
contour from the cuticle
area to the end of the free-edge, and the curvature from side-to-side.
- this filing pattern also eliminates stress on the
- When the Horseshoe Pattern is used, a Technician can save 10-45 minutes on FILING
Almond shape -
Term for shape of finished acrylic nail, side view
Tammy uses her hands everyday in the
running of her company, and because of the way her
sculptured acrylic nails are applied: she almost
encounters any cracks or breaks.
Posters - You will notice consistency
of "form" on all of the nails
The slightly "almond shape"
from the cuticle area (base of nail), all the way out to the
of the White free-edge.
from side to side, the Contour and the Curvature of the nails
is about 35% to 45% of a circle.
Also notice the
Smiley-Face, where the white
meets the pink, and how the Smiley-Face enhances
the beauty of the
Then, take a look at what Tammy calls the
"C-Curve" (the term C-Curve
is now used by
technicians all over the World)
end of the white free-edge, the nail looks
like the letter "C", thus the C-Curve
about 35% to 45% of a circle
35% to 45% of a circle.
Along with the C-Curve & the almond shape,
more straight out from the nail-groove on either side of the
Increases the strength
of the acrylic
This allows an acrylic sculptured
nail to be made much
You will see how thin Tammy's acrylic nails
appear in the Posters.
Tammy Taylor is
constantly working to improve the Beauty Industry, and still applies sculptured nails,
using nail forms, on a regular basis.
Note: Tammy Taylor also holds the
World's record for the
fastest FULL set of sculptured
acrylic nails using nail
Fastest recorded time is 17 min 10 seconds in
front of a live audience.
usually caused by...
not having a good C-Curve!
filing too much on the sides