March 5, 2014
In this video from the NAILS Troubleshooter series, Light Elegance educator Loni Preato shows how to create negative space nail art with gel-polish and gel paints.
February 24, 2014
Sigourney Nunez of Tarzana, Calif., shares how to create this negative space design.
February 23, 2014
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The negative space look works well over clear or colored nails for a peek-a-boo effect.
January 24, 2014
Stripes are always nice, but they don’t have to be color blocked to create an effect. Leave negative space or create a peek-a-boo panel to break up nail art.
December 23, 2013
Use Q-tips and nail polish remover to create the negative space look that is oh so popular.
November 20, 2013
Celebrity nail stylist Kimmie Kyees shares how to create a negative space mani with just polish, acetone, and Q-tips.
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