July 11, 2013
The Illustrated Nail's illustrator-tunred manicurist, Sophie, creates Minnie Mouse-inspired designs with OPI's Couture de Minnie polish collection.
June 13, 2013
LCN educator Gail Eddy created this fun patriotic nail design to celebrate Independence Day featuring gels, stamps, and free-hand brushing techniques.
February 8, 2013
October 8, 2012
Essence magazine's October 2012 issue featured three essential tips for making manicures or pedicures pop.
September 26, 2012
Allure magazine's September 2012 issue featured a list of 10 steps to a perfect pedicure.
August 1, 2012
Once you start working with clients regularly, you may run into minor mishaps that will challenge you. To help you out when they do, keep this chart handy for pointers on fixing some of the most common problems.
June 20, 2012
Holly Schippers shows how to apply regular polish, beginning with top coat and using even strokes and thin layers to make for excellent coverage. She even gives quick clean-up tips for when polish winds up on the eponychium.
May 18, 2012
Like painters’ tape for nails, you apply it wherever you don’t want polish to go.
November 12, 2011
According to Lucky Magazine's November 2011 issue, the universe is having a nail moment. Between gels, overlays, and eye-popping colors, there's something new to do everywhere you go.
September 28, 2011
The hottest nail color right now isn't just one shade, but it is one finish: metallic. Wear Fall's best polishes well with these easy tips.
September 13, 2011
Clients who are known for nicking or smudging their polish within minutes of a manicure may benefit from Nails in Motion’s Tip Tops.
September 3, 2011
Celebrity nail artist Jenna Hipp gives readers a step-by-step cheat sheet on how to give "Fall's Mega-Hot Mani"
June 24, 2011
Light Elegance’s P2 is the latest formula from the company, which prides itself in its quality of gels and range of colors available.
April 25, 2011
CND Shellac application and removal steps for a French Manicure.
Get creative and layer CND Shellac to create custom color combinations.
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