April 25, 2011
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Basic CND Shellac application and removal steps using a solid opaque color.
February 15, 2011
Robbie Schaeffer, celebrity manicurist and owner of ROB|B — the first OPI Concept Salon — in Studio City, Calif., offers expert advice on how to maintain a manicure and keep the “fresh from the salon” look even longer.
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February 10, 2011
OPI reviews the new Sorbet-like look achieved with 6 of the Texas collection shades. Displayed here is "Guy Meets Gal-veston, one of the season's hottest corals.
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January 19, 2011
Painter and craftswoman Donna Dewberry is perhaps best known in the art world as the inventor of the One-Stroke painting technique, a method that allows painters to blend, shade, and highlight all in one stroke of a brush.
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October 18, 2010
In Style magazine says the quickest way to fake a spa pedicure is to put on your peep-toes and paint only the nails that are visible.
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September 1, 2010
A quick tip from celebrity manicurist Kimmie Kyees is to apply two coats of white polish over natural nails before applying any neon polish. "Neons especially have spaces and gaps where they are see-through and they can look watery on the nail. Putting on a solid white really makes those neons pop so they look just like they do in the bottle."
Keywords: celebrities celebrity nail techs China Glaze polishing techniques
August 1, 2010
Don your berets, because Orly’s new Instant Artist Collection promises to help you achieve clean, precise, and colorful nail art designs at every skill level. The collection features 24 water-based shades that each come with a tapered brush for exact placement. The collection also includes four tools: a detailer brush, striper brush, dotter duo, and design tear-off cards that offer suggested step-by-steps.
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July 28, 2010
Glamour girl Jessica Biel sports a half-moon manicure that’s easy to get in four quick steps.
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March 1, 2010
Jessica Vartoughian has a few tricks up her sleeve thanks to the last three decades of taking care of Hollywood’s elite fingers and toes.
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February 23, 2010
For extra drying time, Friday's routine includes an at-home manicure, according to Cosmopolitan.
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December 1, 2009
A no-shine finish is the hottest new nail look. Get your clients in on the trend with this buyers’ guide of matte polishes and top coats, plus these handy tips on how to apply them properly.
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December 1, 2009
If you’ve heard of nail polish fanatic Amanda Mayton, you most likely know her by her alias: Dr. Frankenpolish.
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October 9, 2009
Celebrity manicurist Bernadette Thompson tells Allure readers how to apply dark polish.
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July 15, 2009
For those who get their nails redone often, Glamour gives tips for getting rid of nail stains.
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May 27, 2009
To spread the amount of time between nail salon trips, keep the nicks and chips to a minimum.
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