Who is Doug Schoon?

Doug Schoon is an internationally known scientist, researcher, author and educator. He has studied natural and artificial nails, nail products and services for over 25 years. Doug holds 16 patents for developing the most innovative and successful nail products ever created and is considered a leading scientific expert for the professional nail industry.

What is “Face-to-Face with Doug Schoon”?

This world-renown scientist answers nail technicians questions in a weekly video series entitled, “Face-to-Face with Doug Schoon“. Episode 1 was released on Sunday, June 1st, 2014 and to this day, a new video is released to his website each Monday.

In these videos, Doug speaks directly to the nail technician, as well as anyone interested in nails. Topics discussed are natural and artificial nails, nail products, services and salons.  He debunks common myths and corrects misinformation.

Each question/episode may be watched anytime, day or night and as many times as you like; on your smart phone, tablet or laptop. Topics of interest to you can be searched using the terms listed under the Search Term tab. Search your own terms to locate what you’re looking for.


Expert information for the nail and beauty industry.