January 12, 2009
Put some flower power in your next set of acrylic or gel.
January 9, 2009
Offer your clients some extra sparkle and dimension with NSI's Cracked Ice Nail Embellishments.
January 8, 2009
Swirls of pink, violet, and blue are revealed under a layer of black velvet.
January 1, 2009
Risé Carter, director of sales and education for NSI, demonstrates Cameo Lace in warm and versatile tones like Chocolate Brown and Glistening Gold.
Flower blossoms spring from this luscious base of intense color.
Ward off evil, according to Greek tradition, by displaying a charm of the blue eye or "Baskania".
The design options are endless when you lightly pull the point of your brush through colored gels before they're cured.
December 1, 2008
One of the hottest trends sweeping the feet industry is gel toes. Risé Carter, national director of sales and education for NSI, did these polka dot gel toes for our May ’08 cover.
November 24, 2008
Watch step-by-step demonstrations covering acrylic, gel and nail art.
November 6, 2008
More glaze 'n go techniques
Express nail tip application
Platinum nail form application
Creating different bead sizes
Music Festival Nail Art18 photos
Unicorn Nail Art16 photos
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