November 1, 2010
Elaine Watson, global education director for Star Nail International, sculpted this month’s autumn leaves for the cover. Because the nails were leaf-shaped at the free edge, she didn’t have to do any file-finish work, so the application was actually remarkably quick.
November 1, 2010
Dashing Diva director of education, Pattie Yankee, gives some sound advice on preserving your nail art products as you beautify from one customer to the next.
October 29, 2010
Apply a small patch of Metallic Blue Acrylic to the nail.
October 27, 2010
Apply Glitter mix to the whole tip of nail (Hologram. Star Sand, Ice).
October 25, 2010
Apply Neon Blue Acrylic and fade.
October 21, 2010
Apply a small white bead of Acrylic Powder to smile line.
October 19, 2010
Before using reverse application, sculpt a thin transparent free edge with Speed Clear flush to the natural nail. Build the body of the nail with Cover Peach.
October 15, 2010
October 13, 2010
October 12, 2010
Halloween is a great time for nail art. After all, Susie the Regular Client might not wear nail art — but Susie the Wicked Halloween Witch just might. Be sure to discuss your clients’ costume plans
October 11, 2010
Apply a thin layer of Speed Clear to the body and free edge. Apply a thin but opaque coat of Metallic Pearl from cuticle to free edge.
October 7, 2010
Fade Jet Black at the tip or cuticle area.
October 5, 2010
Before using reverse application, sculpt a thin transparent free edge with Speed Clear flush to the natural nail. Build body with Cover Peach.
October 1, 2010
Build a full structure nail with your choice of Young Nails’ acrylic powder. Smear Speed White, Tickle Me Purple, and Rainbow Purple as your background.
Nails by Stephanie Saddler, Butta Fingers Nail Studio, Cleveland, Ohio.
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