February 24, 2014
To celebrate the opening of KandiLand, nail decal designer Ana Guajardo of ChaCha Covers created decals with Kandi Banks’ face and salon logo on them.
Keywords: Etsy Kandi Banks nail appliques pop culture
February 18, 2014
Check out how to make super simple nail art using tiny decals made by NAILS Next Top Nail Artist competitor Jane Moate. Designs are available at janestinythings.etsy.com.
Keywords: decals nail art NAILS Next Top Nail Artist
February 4, 2014
Zooey Deschanel is known for her red carpet nail art, and she didn't disappoint at this year's Golden Globes. Tom Bachik gave her a vintage-style daisy manicure, and shares how you can recreate the look.
Keywords: Awards shows celebrity nail techs celebrity nails nail art Tom Bachik
December 18, 2013
NAILS joined sister publication VietSALON along with CND and Beauty Changes Lives in honoring actress Tippi Hedren with the Legacy of Style Award.
Keywords: Beauty Changes Lives CND Legacy of Style Tippi Hedren Vietnamese salon industry
December 16, 2013
In the first part of a three part series, Polished Girlz founder Alanna Wall interviews two of the nail artists who created T-shirts for awareness. Artists Mr. Luis and Amy Becker are profiled.
Keywords: Alanna Wall Amy Becker Mr. Luis nail art Nail Talk Radio
November 21, 2013
Coty Inc. announced today that OPI founder and CEO George Schaeffer is retiring, but he will continue to work with OPI’s management team through a newly created role as OPI’s strategic board advisor. He’ll support long-standing artistic director Suzi Weiss-Fischmann and newly appointed GM Mary van Praag.
Keywords: Coty George Schaeffer OPI Products retirement
September 26, 2013
NAILS and sister publication VietSALON Magazine joined CND and Beauty Changes Lives (BCL) in honoring actress and philanthropist Tippi Hedren with the BCL Legacy of Style Award.
Keywords: Beauty Changes Lives CND scholarships Tippi Hedren Vietnamese salon industry
July 29, 2013
If you've watched Sex and the City or the Sopranos, you know Maria Salandra's work. Her client list includes Kelly Ripa, Rachel McAdams, Julia Roberts, Julianne Moore, Christina Aguilera, and Jennifer Garner. Senior editor Beth Livesay caught up with Salandra during a phone interview to find out what nail trends are hot with Hollywood stars and how to get celebrity-style nails at home. Salandra also gave us the scoop on Nutra Nail Gel.
Keywords: celebrity nail techs nail art
February 6, 2013
We're so proud of Tom Bachik, nail tech to stars like Jennifer Lopez, Gwen Stefani, Zooey Deschanel, and more! In E! News' weeklong series on stylists to the stars, Tom was featured as the nail stylist to the stars. It's a great look at how he got his start in the industry and some of his coolest nail looks.
Keywords: celebrity nail techs media coverage nail art Tom Bachik
December 17, 2012
Katie Cazorla is the owner of The Painted Nail in Sherman Oaks, Calif., and star of the TV Guide Channel’s reality show “The Nail Files.”
Keywords: Katie Cazorla
October 9, 2012
British beauty blogger Hollie Wakeham interviews FingerNailFixer Holly Schippers at the Olympia Beauty Show.
Keywords: CND FingerNailFixer Holly Schippers international tradeshows
September 30, 2012
After dabbling in competitions for years, nail tech Allison Baker started this year out with gusto by keeping her competition schedule full and her product applications perfect. Her hard work paid off — landing her in the #1 spot on this year’s Top 25 list above a group of very talented and competitive nail techs.
Keywords: artist profiles competitions nail competitors Top 25 Competitors
August 29, 2012
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On the evening of Monday, July 23, as the nail manufacturers and exhibitors left the show floor after a full day’s work, they convened in a penthouse suite at the Mandalay to relax and mingle with other nail industry professionals.
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August 27, 2012
OPI Products has announced that John Heffner will be the brand's new president and general manager, joining George Schaeffer and Suzi Weiss-Fischmann.
Keywords: George Schaeffer John Heffner OPI Products
July 30, 2012
“The Mr. Behind Miss,” a profile piece on Miss VP, Mike Vo.