October 25, 2011
When it comes to picking colors that go together, sometimes it can be a challenge. Kathleen M. M. Ringwood-Wood of Poughkeepsie, N.Y., advises techs to go to the paint aisle at their local home improvement store and look at the paint chips on display.
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October 25, 2011
Glamour magazine told us the top 10 things they love in the nail universe.
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October 21, 2011
While everyone else is spending their money on this season's new nail polish shades, Lisa Logan, Beyoncé’s manicurist, is mixing last year's hues to make new ones.
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October 20, 2011
Dashing Diva’s new DesignFX line is comprised of 36 unique nail appliqués that match 3-D bling with intricate and brightly colored designs. Resident Dashing Diva nail artist Young Kim has come out with a clever new way of cutting up and blending these appliqués to give nail techs even more freedom to let their creativity shine with the fun patterns.
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October 19, 2011
The October 2011 issue of SELF Magazine features 2011's best nail trends and gives readers tips on how to create the two-toned manicures making an impact this season.
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October 14, 2011
Katy Perry was featured on the cover for InStyle's October 2011 issue donning CND's Rock Royalty shellac polish.
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October 12, 2011
Full-coverage nail art coatings let you apply nail art without ever busting out a striper brush or a glitter shaker, even in chrome textures or with rhinestones. Get your salon on board with this trend by stocking up on these spill-proof options.
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October 11, 2011
Decorative Asian-inspired nails and '70s glam polishes were spotted on the runway this fall, according to Marie Claire magazine.
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October 9, 2011
This season, it's all about the finishing touch. And according to a Harper's Bazaar stylist, a perfectly polished manicure in a sophisticated color achieves this put-together look, and goes a long way.
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October 7, 2011
Use pastel polish shades to create a preppy, Tommy Hilfiger-esque look this fall.
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October 6, 2011
Many techs dream of a career in which their nail designs are published on magazine covers and adorn the fingers and toes of the hottest celebrities. One nail tech shares her story of uprooting her quiet Midwestern life for a chance to make it as a celebrity manicurist in New York City.
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September 30, 2011
This Fall, fashion is going away from muted neutrals and into electric blues.
September 29, 2011
Earlier this month, nail art aficionados were privy to a very original art exhibit. Called Nailphilia, it was a collaboration between British art house DegreeArt.com and some of the country’s most-recognized nail techs in the industry. Click here to read more about the exhibit.
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September 24, 2011
Peacock feather shades are will grace fingernails this fall, according to Lucky magazine's beauty spy.
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September 21, 2011
Polka dots are making a comeback ...even for tweezers!
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