May 24, 2013
The top 24 semifinalists in NAILS Next Top Nail Artist contest sponsored by Gelish have been selected. In its first year, NAILS Next Top Nail Artist garnered entries from around the world. The high caliber of nail art submissions and video diaries put the pressure on our judges to select the cream of the crop for this reality show-inspired contest.
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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.
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May 13, 2013
With a matte, transparent finish, Matte Top Coat is designed to leave nails velvety smooth while creating a touchable texture for an edgy appearance.
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May 10, 2013
Hot pink is this month's go-to color choice for your client's manicure.
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May 8, 2013
In this video from the NAILS Troubleshooter series, OPI guest artist Adela Munoz shows how to create a 3-D cupcake design using colored acrylics.
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April 17, 2013
OPI’s GelColor consumer advertising campaign is centered around the theme of “endurance,” inspired by the strength and fortitude of female American Olympians and athletes who continue to champion their fields.
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March 30, 2013
Two nail bloggers featured in Cosmopolitan used the same three polishes to create two totally different user-friendly works of nail art.
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March 29, 2013
Here are a few color-popping shades Harper's Bazaar has seen on the runways this spring.
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March 27, 2013
Learn how to recreate these designs by OPI guest artist Adela Munoz using colors from OPI's Oz and Euro Centrale collections.
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March 21, 2013
Glamour reports spotting celebrities matching their manicures to their outfits.
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March 21, 2013
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Whether it’s sewing, decorating, nail designs, or jewelry-making, the common thread this spring is DIY. Grab your supplies and get crafty with the season’s polish hues.
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March 20, 2013
Allure magazine suggests pairing pink with pink for your client's next French mani.
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March 19, 2013
Nail tech and founder of the popular blog NailPorn, Sophy Robson created three easy nail designs and invites you to try them out.
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March 11, 2013
The Striped Nail manicure features a metallic racing stripe down the center of the nail, which gives the traditional mani an artsy, work-appropriate touch without too much eccentricity.
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March 7, 2013
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The International Salon & Spa Expo (ISSE) Long Beach, held January 26-28, is billed as the West Coast’s largest and most influential total beauty event. Produced by the Professional Beauty Association (PBA), the ISSE concept has evolved beyond the traditional “hair” show to really incorporate a diverse exhibitor base covering hair, nails, cosmetics, esthetics, wellness, massage, and advanced education. More than 400 beauty brands were on display for nearly 40,000 beauty professionals in attendance. ISSE Long Beach 2014 will be held January 25-27.
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