August 23, 2011
These salon manicures can transition from day-to-night with a simple at-home adjustment.
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August 16, 2011
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NAILS hosted a happy hour during Cosmoprof on Monday, August 1, attended by a number of professional nail care manufacturers, educators, and other noted guests in the industry. It was a great time to relax after the show, enjoy some cocktails and snacks, and mingle with others who normally don’t have a chance to get together.
August 16, 2011
Eye-catching ensembles are about color pairings, including your nails.
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August 15, 2011
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Custom solid hues and an array of French and moon manicures took front stage for fall colors and designs at New York Fashion Week.
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August 13, 2011
Using nonwhite colors for a modern French manicure is on the horizon for fall fashions.
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August 12, 2011
Allure offers tips and trends on virtually every aspect of everyday nail care.
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August 8, 2011
With the right touch, the two colors combined create a sexy look.
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July 25, 2011
No time for an emergency salon nail fix? Try these.
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July 18, 2011
A great signature manicure always starts with top-notch ingredients and a good idea. Themed hand care collections are always a great choice, so why not take inspiration from some of the industry’s top manufacturers. Read on to discover some new signature services created by a variety of companies using their own hand care lines.
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June 30, 2011
On Sunday, June 5, 2011 at the Premiere Orlando Beauty Show, CND orchestrated this amazing flash mob in the main foyer of the show floor to help promote it's popular Shellac line. NAILS editor Hannah Lee contributed footage shown in this video. To see her full wide-angle version of the production, click here.
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June 29, 2011
Adding extra splashes of color turn the traditional into the ferocious.
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June 28, 2011
Semi-custom colors and designs created via layering are increasingly showing up at trade show booth demos and continuing education classes. Clients love walking out of your salon owning a look no one else has, plus this technique can breathe life back into older shades your clients have gotten bored with. You can layer with so many different mediums. Here are a few to try.
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June 24, 2011
Here’s a sampling of the industry’s latest acrylic kits that continue to provide stellar nail enhancements, from classic Frenches to bold nail art.
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June 22, 2011
Le Polish Salon | Spa | Lounge, Los Angeles, creates a Hollywood-worthy pampering pedicure using Tasha & Co Organics Red Current products.
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June 16, 2011
Holly Schippers (FingerNailFixer) shows you several nail art designs combining the "rockstar" look with carving (or engraving) techniques.
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