April 29, 2015
We challenged nail techs to recreate some of the most iconic manis worn by celebrities so that anyone can get the star treatment.
April 16, 2015
Nail art isn’t just for your hands. Toes can get in on the action too, especially now that it’s warming up! Encourage your clients to celebrate the return of the sun by sporting open-toed shoes with nail art to boot.
March 31, 2015
Celebrity nail tech Pattie Yankee recently partnered with performer Devon Diep, whose new song “Green Dragon” will be featured in the upcoming film “Revenge of the Green Dragons,” to produce a polish collection.
March 26, 2015
This TBT photo brings to mind some of the incredible cover looks these two power houses have provided for us in the past.
February 12, 2015
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See the nails that walked the fall runways at NYFW.
February 3, 2015
Pattie Yankee settles on a name for her custom mix color from Pamella Roland's Spring 2015 runway show.
September 10, 2014
Trying to keep up with celebrity manicurist and Patricia Nail Lacquer founder Pattie Yankee during NYFW is no easy task. The nail icon completed nails for four shows in just the span of half a day.
September 1, 2007
Nail tech is called to talk about how acrylic nails are created and whether the "evidence" makes sense.
June 1, 2006
Nail technicians used to be treated like second-class salon citizens—but now more than ever, we’re seeing nails as the focus in the consumer press, at fashion shows, and in the salon environment.
January 1, 2005
Technicians are often afraid or intimidated when it com to entering a nail competition. Oftentimes, it is simply because they don’t know what to expect. These helpful tips are exactly what a new competitor needs to rise to the challenge.
Technicians are often afraid or intimidated when it comes to entering a nail competition. Oftentimes, it is simply because they don’t know what to expect. These helpful tips are exactly what a new competitor needs to rise to the challenge.
July 1, 2004
A look at first runner-up Patricia Yankee Williams of Baldwin, NY.
October 1, 2003
This year’s Nail Technician of the Year finalists wowed us with their expertise and dedication to the nail industry. On the next few pages, you’ll get to meet all six of them and find out why they’re among the best in the industry has to offer.
August 1, 2003
From filing to shaping, a nail file is one of the most important tools in any nail service. Use this guide to prep you on files — from grit types and what files are made of to what to look for in a quality abrasive.
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