July 1, 2010
Amidst the gel-craze, acrylics have steadily been reinventing themselves to come out with better performing powders, and with brighter colors than ever. Here’s a collection of the newest acrylic powders on the market.
Kriss Kiss, salon owner. In her other life: equestrian.
July 1, 2010
Marie Claire magazine teams up with runway nail tech Elisa Ferri and Essie's Essie Weingarten to offer readers a four-step in-home pedicure class.
Harper's Bazaar reports that "greige" polish — a mixture of beige and gray — is popular on the runway.
Think red polish is hot? A CND nail pro tells Instyle magazine to think nude.
Gray-beige polishes — also known as the “greige,” “taupe,” or “putty” trend — are showing up all over runways and adorning celebrities’ nails. Get the look in your salon this summer with these professional shades.
June 25, 2010
InStyle magazine rounded up five seasonal fashion trends and found polishes to match.
June 3, 2010
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On March 27 to 29, 2010, America’s Beauty Show featured manufacturer specials and new product launches, a SalonSpa Sustainability Summit, and an International Nail Technician Association (INTA) Conference.
June 1, 2010
When I went online to check out the winners of the CND Nail Style Competition, I had to doublecheck the name of the first-place winner. When I confirmed that it was really my name, I just started jumping and screaming — I’d just won an all-expense-paid trip to New York Fashion Week!
Step-by-step by Nails by Nia Cooper at Erwin Gomez Salon & Spa, Washington D.C.
Nails by Michelle Conde, Nails by Michelle, Miami
May 5, 2010
InStyle recommends a base coat, top coat, nail strengthener, and many polishes in its May issue.
Tennis star Serena Williams is training to be a nail tech, and one of the things she's learned is to tip manicurists more!
May 1, 2010
CND Shellac is an innovative hybrid nail color that’s been in development for the last five years. Featuring new UV3 Technology, the gel-polish hybrid applies like polish, wears for 14 days, and can be removed in 10 minutes.
April 20, 2010
CND’s Performance Forms for liquid and powder enhancements provide a perfect fit and stunning C-curve.
The Latest and Greatest Gels: Soft/Soak-Off8 photos
The Latest and Greatest Gels: Hard/Traditional18 photos
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