April 27, 2016
Ann Chang shows how to create an ombre French ballerina-shaped nails using Kupa Inc. products.
April 26, 2016
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More than 40 manufacturers gathered at the Humble Convention Center for Texas’ first-ever nail-only show in Houston, Texas.
April 6, 2016
In this video by Kupa Inc., educator Ann Chang demonstrates how to form a ballerina-shaped extension while creating a pink-and-white gradient using acrylics.
March 18, 2016
The cuticle pusher smoothly removes even the toughest hangnails without damaging the nail plate while the cleaner offers precision during services.
March 4, 2016
This video by Kupa demonstrates how to remove gel-polish and nail enhancements quickly and safely using the K-Star 3-in-1 carbide bit and the K-Star 5-in-1 carbide bit, as well as the ManiPro implement pusher and gel remover.
December 8, 2015
For the 12th year running, the NAILS Readers’ Choice Awards honors your favorite professional nail products.
December 3, 2015
Kupa master educator Ann Chang shows how to create ballerina-shaped acrylics with an intricate holiday nail design.
November 16, 2015
Kupa star educator Roxy Carillo shows how to create an autumn nail art design using acrylic, gel, and nail charms.
August 24, 2015
Jess Alexander and Roxy Carillo introduce the acetone-resistant MANIPro Passport from Kupa Inc.
August 21, 2015
Jess Alexander and Fawn Ton from Chi Nail Bar in Beverly Hills, Calif. show how to create rockstar gel nails using glitter with soak-off gel.
August 3, 2015
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LED (light-emitting diode) technology is one of the hottest trends in nails right now. In a mad dash to keep up, manufacturers are coming up with new LED lamps designed to cure gels faster and smarter than older-gen UV models. NAILS illuminates the basics of an LED lamp’s anatomy and offers a buyer’s guide to the latest generation of these amped-up lamps.
June 20, 2015
Beautiful watercolor butterflies hand-painted by Kupa master nail tech nail artist Akiko Yamakawa using Kupa Artfinity Water Color Paints and Artfinity brushes.
June 16, 2015
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We rounded up a sampling of the industry’s latest liquid and powder products.
June 2, 2015
Nail tech Jess Alexander guides you through selecting the correct brush for acrylic nails, gel nails, and 3D nail art.
May 13, 2015
Kupa master educator Ann Chang demonstrates how to use each of the bits included in Kupa's K-Star 10-Piece Bit Kit.
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