MEET THE OWNER
Nara Gregorio, the owner/manager of Étoile Nails, is a highly talented and experienced manicurist, and has been working in the industry since 2007. She and her staff specialize in 100% Gel/Resin Artificial Nails by LCN, Barefoot - Cosmetic toe nail reconstructions, as well as providing high quality Manicure and Pedicure services.
After acquiring 10+ years of experience, Nara opened her own salon in Denver in November 2017. She is highly motivated to service her clients with utmost attention to detail. She also aspires to provide a relaxing, rewarding and satisfying level of service at a great value.
Beside having a Bachelor's Degree in Marketing and Master's Degree in Accounting, Nara is also a Licensed Nail Technician, and is Certified in BAREFOOT Toenail Reconstructing.
LCN PRIME GELS
As a leading manufacturer of cosmetic nail products, the success and reputation of LCN is based on a long history of providing exciting, innovative breakthroughs to the world of cosmetic science.
LCN, a revolutionary line of light-cured products designed to seal, correct, lengthen and beautify fingernails. The first of its kind in Europe, this system provided a non-acrylic alternative to conventional nail cosmetics, providing longer lasting and infinitely more beautiful results.
All LCN Prime Gels are non-porous, solvent free, non toxic, non-yellowing and biocompatible resin, originating from the dental industry.
BIO GLASS GEL
BIO Glass Gel contains exclusively compounds which are accepted by the human body. Bio-Glass creates a natural bond to the natural nail. Bio-Glass is not rejected by the body based on it’s special inorganic composition and therefore liftings are virtually impossible.
Decades of research have shown that bioactive glass offer a high bio-compatibility, especially in the area of cosmetics. The special ingredients complex of Bio-Glass, L-Cystein and Chitosan supports the regeneration of nails and can improve the nails structure considerably.
L-Cysteine is an amino acid and as a protein the most important element of keratin. This ingredient forms an essential part for healthy nail growth.
Chitosan is a biopolymer of naturally occurring polyamino saccarides and has a verifiable antibacterial and fungicidal effect. Therefore it is especially suitable for damaged nails as well as micro injuries to the nail bed and the groove along the nail bed caused by incorrect filing.
BGG has a subtle coloring. It is ideal for clients that likes to cover-up discolorations and damages to their nails.
THE BLACK DIAMOND MANICURE
Bondique Black Diamond is ideal for thin, weak and flexible nails, but is well-suited for all nail types. Infused with real black diamonds, this flexible and strong resin makes it ideal for creating a thin natural overlay or sculpting a moderate length nail. The Black Diamond Manicure also serves as a great base to any soak off gel polish, a perfect alternative for clients who are looking for longer lasting results, and need more strength.
The Black Diamond Manicure is a low maintenance system that offers up to 4 weeks of long-lasting durable beauty. The removal process is safe and does not require the use of acetone, nor drilling, making it the perfect solution for anyone wishing to avoid the use of chemicals that may irritate and dry skin and nails. The Black Diamond Manicure creates an ideal natural nail appearance that will not yellow with time.
BAREFOOT TOENAIL RECONSTRUCTION
The beauty industry's only pedicure-specific light curing one component resin, BAREFOOT is a means to restore the toenail partially or completely while providing an attractive cosmetic result. BAREFOOT is for any woman or man who wants to cosmetically restore their toenails to a beautiful natural state. It is still flexible after curing and adjusts to the movement of the nails and feet - completely comfortable and natural.
Once BAREFOOT has been applied it can be treated the same way as a natural toenail, which means it can be filed and polished using standard or gel nail polish which can also be removed in the normal way, without damage to your new nail.
BAREFOOT contains and AM factor Piroctone Olimine to protect against external influences and support the health of the natural nail. It is effective on scaly nail surfaces, for correcting ridges and deformations, for hiding discoloration, for lengthening toenails and for protecting growing toe nails.
No Odor, no Discoloration
Once BAREFOOT has been cured under a LED light, the material is completely cured and will not change.
No Primer/Chemical Activator
LCN BAREFOOT requires no aggressive acidic primers which damage the natural nail plate.
No Damage to the Natural Nail
As the gel cures to a flexible surface, it will not damage or hinder the natural nail growth.
Neither moisture nor air can penetrate the material.
*Note: BAREFOOT is not intended for medical use nor to treat, prevent or cure mycotic or fungal nails. BAREFOOT, like all cosmetic products, should not be applied to mycotic or fungal nails.
BAREFOOT can be applied only on healthy, normal, intact and non-contagious nail bed. If you suffered from any contagious nail disease and received a treatment for it, we require a letter from a physician that give us a permission to perform this service. Therefore we highly recommend to call and set up an appointment for consultation prior to the service.