September 9, 2011
Glossy red lips are back, and InStyle recommends accompanying your red lips with red nails
September 7, 2011
InStyle ran a poll to see whether people thought the French Manicure was back in or still out
September 2, 2011
InStyle conducted a poll to see how readers feel about stiletto nails.
August 15, 2011
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Custom solid hues and an array of French and moon manicures took front stage for fall colors and designs at New York Fashion Week.
August 12, 2011
Allure offers tips and trends on virtually every aspect of everyday nail care.
July 14, 2011
With the help of a magnet, the metal particles in LCN's magnetic polish produces fascinating designs on the nail within seconds.
June 28, 2011
Semi-custom colors and designs created via layering are increasingly showing up at trade show booth demos and continuing education classes. Clients love walking out of your salon owning a look no one else has, plus this technique can breathe life back into older shades your clients have gotten bored with. You can layer with so many different mediums. Here are a few to try.
June 15, 2011
Definition: Overlapping with other recent trends like biker chic and military couture, elements from rebellious punk culture — like paper clip embellishments and leather — are, ironically, fashionable.
May 31, 2011
InStyle’s Reader Poll asks whether chipped nails are Tacky, Not a Big Deal, or A Cool Look.
May 30, 2011
Call them ongles or uñas, nägel or negle, they’re still nails and they deserve the attention of a skilled professional — no matter where you live. These international techs share what life is like in the nail industry in their slice of the world.
May 29, 2011
InStyle’s Mail section highlights reader-submitted fashion and beauty looks inspired by past stories in the magazine.
May 27, 2011
Cosmopolitan’s Beauty Q & A answers the question: What’s the It nail shape right now? Celebrity manicurist Tom Bachik answered, the squoval shape continues to rule. Not only is the shape very flattering, but it also prevents nails from breaking due to the stronger corners, according to the mag.
May 26, 2011
Lemon yellow is the color of the moment, according to this month’s InStyle.
May 22, 2011
Runway-inspired manicures, crackle-effect polishes, and celebrity stiletto nails reign supreme in this month’s InStyle.
May 20, 2011
It’s all about the beauty of matte’s in this month’s Glamour issue.
The Latest and Greatest Gels: Soft/Soak-Off8 photos
The Latest and Greatest Gels: Hard/Traditional18 photos
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