April 22, 2013
The creative juices of nail techs are truly flowing this year, as we’ve seen lots of great inventions come from beauty professionals who are working in the salon every day. Here are a few that might be worth picking up for your salon.
April 19, 2013
While glitter is great for catching light and attention, it can be tough to get off nails without a battle.
Andrea Boyko heats up her Manitoba, Canada clients with these flame-inspired glitter nails.
March 30, 2013
Two nail bloggers featured in Cosmopolitan used the same three polishes to create two totally different user-friendly works of nail art.
March 14, 2013
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Shawntay Johnson uses a sponge to fade the colors in this nail art design, then applies glitter top coat.
February 25, 2013
Shape magazine lists its favorite blue polishes of the season.
February 19, 2013
The Glitz — Bitz ‘N Pieces collection contains stunning new glitters to turn heads.
February 14, 2013
In this video from the NAILS Troubleshooter series, Young Nails educator Tracey Reierson shows how to create a layered "Negative Spacing" effect using the glitter press technique, a black top coat, and a nail art brush.
February 1, 2013
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A bold flower and chunky glitter put a charming twist on this French design.
January 15, 2013
If you’re looking for a quick upsell that complements the existing services in your salon without cannibalizing them, then try G The Body Art Professional’s temporary glitter tattoos.
December 28, 2012
Working women who might want a toned down, work-appropriate version of the growing glitter trend can try artfully applying a few large pieces above the cuticle instead of covering the entire nail bed.
December 27, 2012
Gold and silver glitter polishes are all the range this winter. Here are some tips and recommendations on how to make it work.
December 19, 2012
A licensed nail tech for five years, Missi Barry sells custom-blended indie nail polish.
December 1, 2012
November 30, 2012
CND manicurists topped gold polish with shards of black and gold glass for a fall runway show.
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