February 9, 2015
It’s no secret that when it comes to awards shows, the Grammys usually boast the best manis. This year was no exception, as shimmer, matte finish, and subtle nail art provided contrast to jaw-dropping outfits and performances.
Keywords: award shows celebrity nail art celebrity nail techs Essie French nail art
February 6, 2015
Cynthia McKenzie-Cook, Modish Nails by Cynthia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Keywords: matte nail art pop culture underside nail art Valentine's Day nail art
December 29, 2014
Inspired by the Spring/Summer look of Peter Pilotto’s London Fashion Week show, Nataliia Iakubchuk of NailDesign in Kiev created this design using acrylic powder and paint.
Keywords: acrylic powder handpainted nail art matte nail art
October 3, 2014
The 10 takeaway trends from NYFW spring/summer 2015.
Keywords: China Glaze Cuccio custom nail colors Essie Fashion Week
September 25, 2014
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Fashion Month has kicked off trend-setting nail looks for the next six months. Here's what walked the runway and what you can expect to see in Spring/Summer 2015.
Keywords: China Glaze CND color blocking Cuccio embellished nail art
August 14, 2014
Painting candy-colored nails should be easy, right? But what makes it look like child's play - the chalkiness - is also why it's tricky.
Keywords: matte pastel polish
June 23, 2014
Anna McDonald, R Salon, Russellville, Ark.
Keywords: matte nail art
May 13, 2014
Nubar’s new V for Men Matte Finish Top Coat is a quick-dry nail protector that can be used to instantly transform any nail or Nubar lacquer into matte.
Keywords: male clients matte matte top coat Nubar top coats
May 8, 2014
In this video from the NAILS Troubleshooter series, Elaine Watson, vice president of marketing and sales for Star Nail International, shows how to create a quilted nail design with striping tape and matte top coat.
Keywords: Cuccio Naturale Elaine Watson matte matte top coat nail art striping techniques
January 30, 2014
Complete any gel-polish manicure with Gelish Matte Top It Off to create a plus, matte-satin manicure for an individualized look.
Keywords: Gelish gels matte top coats
December 23, 2013
Amy Gustafson, Diamond Nails Studio, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
Keywords: embellished nail art matte texture nail art
October 21, 2013
Delee Dennison, Simplicity by Design, Terrace, British Columbia, CanadaBrooke Ostler, Nails by Brooke, Burley, IdahoDee Nguyen, Nail Dysigns, Los AngelesLisa Bourgault, Get Nail'd, Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada
Keywords: accent nails holiday nail art matte pop culture
October 9, 2013
In this video from the NAILS Troubleshooter series, La Shaun Brown-Glenn, a U.S. business development manager and trainer for Alessandro, shows how to create a matted manicure for male clients with gel-polish.
Keywords: Alessandro gels La Shaun Brown-Glenn male clients matte
September 30, 2013
Thao Nguyen of Santa Monica, Calif., shows the steps to creating the look for Nail Art Gallery Magazine's October/November issue.
Keywords: abstract nail art Behind the Scenes matte nail art Nail Art Gallery
September 26, 2013
Gelish’s new Matte Top It Off combines top coat properties to provide a new formula that seals and protects the nails from chipping and peeling.
Keywords: Gelish matte