July 1, 2010
Stiletto styles are slowly sweeping across the country and many new clients are leaving local haunts in spiked-tipped nails just to try out this edgy, new look. With techs having such a fun time experimenting with the daring design, new art is popping up every day. Here’s how Tracy Clement, a Young Nails mentor and owner of Naturally Nails in East Greenwich, R.I., does her signature stilettos.
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May 11, 2010
Style Envy’s Drama Designer Acrylic Powders feature bright, poppy glitter shades that sparkle on enhancements.
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May 1, 2010
Catherine Wong gives NAILS readers a peak into her step-by-step nail art books.
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May 1, 2010
Young Nails Imagination Art Acrylic Powders can be used to create an amazing variety of nail designs. The powders come in four collections of solid colors, plus five collections of glitters, and they handle well so techs can create intricate designs.
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April 1, 2010
Nails by Christina Landeros, That Total Look Salon, Santa Maria, Calif.
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March 1, 2010
Nails by Michelle Conde, Nails by Michelle, Miami
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March 1, 2010
A well-known presence at every Young Nails tradeshow booth, G Elizondo has come a long way in her four-year nail career. The prolific artist posts her work regularly on BeautyTech.com and NailsMag.com forums, and has a knack for staying on top of the latest crazes in nail designs and pop culture. NAILS got a chance to talk to Elizondo about how she stays inspired.
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February 15, 2010
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As February 14 swiftly approaches, your clients are increasing their requests for nail art with hearts, flowers, and all things pink and red. We've got you covered with these designs that will get clients in, out, and on the way to their romantic rendezvous.
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February 1, 2010
Nails by Leticia Lujan, Attitudes with Style, Bakersfield, Calif.
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January 1, 2010
The popularity of fimo cane nail art extends around the globe, as evidenced by these creative entries in the Aussie Nail Tips Forum’s Fimo Nail Competition.
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January 1, 2010
Denae Sambrano of Sparks, Nev., shows how she makes these cathedral-quality stained glass nails. “It’s something that is very easy to do and it looks beautiful on the nails,” she says. Sambrano is an educator for Young Nails, and for these nails she uses Young Nails’ Imagination Liquid Art colors.
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December 7, 2009
Nails by Angel Smith, Young Nails educator
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December 1, 2009
If you want to add some festive cheer to your acrylic repertoire, check out the Christmas nails of these two skilled techs.
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November 1, 2009
Nails by Shauni Kelly, Hot Heads Barbershop and Cool Claws Nails, Albuquerque, N.M.
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September 1, 2009
Want to impress a client with an eye-catching, 3-D acrylic design? Then check out CND educator Tammi Merritt’s technique on these blooming black floral nails. The Knoxville, Tenn.-based tech uses colored acrylic, dried flowers, rhinestones, and metallic strips to create a layered effect that blends well on the black background.
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