April 17, 2012
Juice up your manis this spring by recommending a bright tangerine polish. According to the April 2012 issue of Redbook Magazine, it’s the perfect way to wave your last goodbyes to the cold weather.
April 16, 2012
Glitter is tiny flecks of colored and reflective plastic used in the nail industry for its lustrous and luminescent effect on nails.
April 16, 2012
InStyle magazine took a reader poll, which is featured in it's April 2012 issue, to see which pastel nail shade is the most desirable.
April 6, 2012
According to the April 2012 issue of InStyle magazine, opposite — and even clashing — hues of polish and lipstick can look good together.
April 3, 2012
Museum-quality nail art is making waves on the red carpet and spring fashion shows, according to the April 2012 issue of InStyle magazine.
March 30, 2012
One of Pantone's popular new spring shades is Tangerine Tango, according to Self magazine's March 2012 issue.
March 28, 2012
Real digital photographs, sometimes enhanced or otherwise tweaked, are appearing as fashion-worthy patterns.
March 27, 2012
Jennifer Aniston appeared on the cover of InStyle's March 2012 issue wearing Essie's Rock Candy. The polish was applied by celebrity nail tech Denise Knoll.
March 26, 2012
The beauty experts are spotting futuristic fashion on the runways this spring, according to the March 2012 issue of Marie Claire.
March 23, 2012
Congratulations to CND for its milestone 15 years doing nails for Fashion Week runways. Here's a look back at how it all began, plus some of the amazing nail art designs that have graced the runways over the years.
March 22, 2012
Created by Tweezerman in a partnership with Harajuku Lovers (musician Gwen Stefani’s fashion brand), these files are perfect for clients to pop into their pockets or purses to fix any chips, snags, or breaks on the spot.
March 22, 2012
Celebrity manicurist Leah Light is the official nail blogger for Cocoperez.com.
March 20, 2012
As soft pastels are on the rise this spring, Harper's Bazaar's March 2012 names OPI's Pink Friday a perfect shade to compliment the trend.
March 15, 2012
CrocoFever from LCN is a top coat similar to shatter, but it breaks up along lines that are designed to imitate the look of a crocodile-like leather handbag.
March 14, 2012
Enter the house of manicures with in-progress documentary by Brass called "NAILSgasm", exploring how nail art has evolved from the streets to high fashion and has exploded to everywhere in between in just the past few years. The filmmaker plans to research and share the recent demand for nail designs and also focus on the extraordinary creativity of each nail artist she interviews. For more information, visit the film's Kickstarter page.
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