Category Archives: Nails

Treat Yourself: Spa Day Suggestions

Life can get crazy. It’s important to slow down and take some time to relax every once in awhile. What better way to do that than a spa day? You can use that time to unwind, destress, and beautify! Here’s … Continue reading

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7 Great Holiday Nail Designs That Will Make You Smile

With the fall and winter seasons come fun times and great holidays. These months bring a variety of celebrations for a diverse amount of people. There’s something to look forward to in the coming weeks and months for everyone! We’ve … Continue reading

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Gel Pedicures: Top three reasons to “gelicure” this summer

It’s sandal season! Are you feet ready? After months of cold, rainy, grey weather, it is finally summer in the Pacific Northwest. The sun is shining and temperatures are rising. We’ve already endured our first heat wave of the season. … Continue reading

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Let Phagans Rescue Your Ailing Nails

FINALLY, warm and sunny days are here, but beware that all that fun in the sun can wreak havoc with the nails on your hands and feet. Continue reading

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Phagans Gives Black Parent Initiative Women Day of Pampering

A handful of women from Portland nonprofit Black Parent Initiative got complimentary manicures and pedicures at Phagans for Valentine’s Day. The goal of Black Parent Initiative is to inspire and mobilize African American parents to ensure their children achieve educational … Continue reading

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Holding Happiness by Holding Hands

Feeling stressed out? Anxious? Ill at ease? Happiness could be just at arm’s length. A study by the University of Virginia psychologist, Dr. James Coan, showed that holding hands can make you feel more relaxed and happy by actually reducing activity … Continue reading

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Phagans Student Nail Art Winners

The recent nail art competition at Phagans inspired students at both the Clackamas and Lloyd locations to amp up their creativity and execution. Although the competition was fierce, we selected two winners whose efforts showed true excellence. And the winners … Continue reading

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Pros and cons of gel nail polish for manicures

Nicely groomed nails are one of the best accessories in a girl’s closet. With new trends in nail color and nail art, it is easy to choose a fingertip expression that highlights your personal style and adds that something special … Continue reading

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What Opi Nail Envy can do for your nails – product spotlight

When you think October, most people generally think of the orange and black of Halloween. But this month we’re all going to be green with envy since Opi’s Nail Envy line is our product spotlight of the month. Based out … Continue reading

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