May 1, 2010
When we asked Orange, Calif.-based celebrity nail artist Elsbeth Schuetz to come up with a toenail art design for this month’s cover, she brought us a whole slew of nail tips to choose from. While her hand-painted nail art is always super creative and artistic, we wanted to go with something a little more simple and wearable for the cover. Inspired by tone-on-tone patterns, she created this faux-snakeskin design using layered polish and diamond-shaped rhinestones.
April 20, 2010
Backscratchers’ Divine Designs line has a lot of decals available that are easily applied for fun, decorative nail art.
April 5, 2010
Glamour gives readers an easy how-to guide for adding crystals to nails.
March 5, 2010
Get dolled up with ArtClub’s Technicolor Doll polish collection. The collection is ideal for making highly-styled nail art.
March 1, 2010
In September, Mexican nail techs gathered to compete at the Puerta Vallarta Nail Art Contest. Competitors had two hours to create a full set of decorated nails working solely by hand.
February 2, 2010
Celebrity manicurist Lisa Logan, who works on stars like Mary J. Blige and Beyonce, shares nail favorites and tips.
February 1, 2010
Nails by Leticia Lujan, Attitudes with Style, Bakersfield, Calif.
January 1, 2010
National educator for Art Club and Color Club, Mare Horak explains how she keeps embellishments on natural nail clients.
January 1, 2010
Nails by Svetlana Zahra, Paola, Malta
If you’re looking for a unique service to add to your menu, consider testing the waters with a current nail art trend: aquarium nails.
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.
December 1, 2009
Nails by Laurie Ivins, Profiles Hair Design, Sandpoint, Idaho
November 5, 2009
Backscratchers’ Divine Design Nail Art accessories have a variety of colorful shapes and designs for techs to decorate clients’ nails.
November 1, 2009
Nails by Shauni Kelly, Hot Heads Barbershop and Cool Claws Nails, Albuquerque, N.M.
Nails by Brenda Delgado, Ponce, Puerto Rico
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