June 10, 2013
In this video from the NAILS Troubleshooter series, OPI guest artist Adela Munoz shows how to create a 3-D cat and bow using colored acrylics.
June 7, 2013
Where does a top nail competitor get her ideas? In the case of New York City-based nail tech Erina Ogawa, they come from shoes, clothes, furniture, or just her imagination.
June 6, 2013
Photo courtesy of picollecta.comDid you get your bid in?Soon after our blog post about Lady Gaga’s acrylic nail being available for sale on Picollecta.com, the embellished black-and-gold enhancement reached the reserve bid.And on May 30, the
Everyone in the nail industry was excited to see the mani cam come to red carpets throughout awards season. This step-and-repeat for the hands came with a mini red carpet and was a huge hit at
June 5, 2013
In this video from the NAILS Troubleshooter series, OPI guest artist Adela Munoz shows how to create leopard spots using gel-polish.
June 3, 2013
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Check out some of the hottest nail trends from our red carpet mani cam at the Premiere Orlando beauty show.
May 31, 2013
Multi-Colored Metallics: Young Nails educator Melissa De La Cruz created the May 2013 cover of NAILS with an "almanetto" shape, a hybrid of the almond and stiletto nails.
May 28, 2013
Remember when we told you about Breanne Trammell, an aspiring (and now licensed) nail artist who wanted to travel across the United States doing nails (in a canned ham trailer, no less)! Well, readers, Trammell is
May 21, 2013
Lady Gaga’s misfortune at losing a nail during a Dublin performance may mean big bucks to an online auction house.An embellished black-and-gold acrylic nail that was personally worn by Lady Gaga during The Born This Way
May 20, 2013
Last September when I was in the UK I noticed a big trend where the toenails are completely covered in Swarovski crystals. So this year, I made sure to get some tips on doing the service,
May 14, 2013
Last year, I wrote an article about how more and more licensed nail techs are launching their own consumer product lines — a business-savvy move in light of the booming category.I’m thrilled to hear that one
May 14, 2013
In this video from the NAILS Troubleshooter series, OPI guest artist Adela Munoz shows how to create her version of color blocking with glitter acrylic and swirls.
May 9, 2013
Normal0falsefalsefalseEN-USX-NONEX-NONEMicrosoftInternetExplorer4Photo from InstagramMy Forbidden LoveWe shared pictures of Nicole Richie’s nail art done by Kimmie Kyees for Monday’s Met Gala. Now you too can create this Gelish manicure befitting the punk theme. Kyees chose Gelish’s My
May 9, 2013
Learn how to apply high-quality decals Lisa Katchur of Lakeside, Mont. designed specifically for her nail art techniques.
May 8, 2013
Sorry to drop of the blog for a bit! I have loads to share this week to make it up to you! One of the requests for my trip to England was to come back with
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