August 16, 2011
Eye-catching ensembles are about color pairings, including your nails.
Keywords: CND Essie nails and fashion OPI Products polish
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.
Keywords: China Glaze CND Color Club Dashing Diva Deborah Lippmann
August 13, 2011
Using nonwhite colors for a modern French manicure is on the horizon for fall fashions.
Keywords: CND fall nail art French manicures nail shapes
August 12, 2011
Allure offers tips and trends on virtually every aspect of everyday nail care.
Keywords: Bio Sculpture Gel CND consumer press Essie gel-polish
August 8, 2011
With the right touch, the two colors combined create a sexy look.
Keywords: CND nails and fashion polish polish techniques
July 25, 2011
No time for an emergency salon nail fix? Try these.
Keywords: CND Creative Nail Design Deborah Lippmann glue Kiss Products
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.
Keywords: CND Cuccio Naturale Essie hand care LCN
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.
Keywords: CND marketing/promotions Premiere Orlando tradeshows web marketing
June 29, 2011
Adding extra splashes of color turn the traditional into the ferocious.
Keywords: abstract nail art animal print nail art CND Essie French manicures
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.
Keywords: Bio Sculpture Gel CND Entity Beauty Essie gel-polish
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.
Keywords: acrylics Alfalfa Nail Supply ASP Aspire Backscratchers Christrio
June 22, 2011
Le Polish Salon | Spa | Lounge, Los Angeles, creates a Hollywood-worthy pampering pedicure using Tasha & Co Organics Red Current products.
Keywords: CND Essie Signature Services Tasha & Co.
June 20, 2011
Who would have thought the nail care industry’s most innovative company would get its start with a chance discovery in a dentist’s office? That’s where Dr. Stuart Nordstrom (demonstrating to his family, in the photo at the right), a practicing dentist, got the idea for a new nail enhancement product: A patient remarked that the material used to prepare temporary caps smelled like the material used to sculpt porcelain nails.
Keywords: CND Creative Nail Design Dr. Stuart Nordstrom Jan Arnold Jim Nordstrom
June 16, 2011
Holly Schippers (FingerNailFixer) shows you several nail art designs combining the "rockstar" look with carving (or engraving) techniques.
Keywords: CND FingerNailFixer Holly Schippers learning new techniques nail art
June 15, 2011
Rituals Spa and Medical Aesthetic Center, Guilford, Conn., shares how to do its signature manicure, which features products from Eminence Organic.
Keywords: CND eminence organic organic services Signature Services SpaRitual