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Behind the Scenes: Sparkly Snow Cone-Inspired Nails

June 18, 2018 | Article

This sparkly, textured set is the essence of fun summer nails that look good enough to eat.

Yara Shahidi Wears Essie for National Nail Polish Day

June 11, 2018 | Article

For National Nail Polish Day, Yara Shahidi got a fresh Essie manicure by celebrity manicurist Emi Kudo. Find out how to create this fun, sporty nail art look.

Gel-Polish Soaks Off in Water

May 22, 2018 | Article

Christrio’s Diamond Gloss Gel Polish is made of natural resin, and requires no base coat, top coat, or cleansing.

The Art of Acrylic Nail Art Designs

May 22, 2018 | Article

Acrylic can be used for more than a classic French or a base for polish. The #notpolish hashtag on Instagram has become a popular way for nail techs to showcase amazing art created solely with acrylic powder. We asked skilled acrylic artists to share some of their favorite designs, tutorials, and acrylic tips.

Create Highly Pigmented Art With Bio Sculpture Gel Kit

May 21, 2018 | Article

Bio Sculpture Gel’s new High Pigment Nail Art Kit includes eight highly pigmented primary color gels, eight puffer applicators, a metal plate, and a selection of art stencils including butterflies, bows, and hearts.

Who Will Win NAILS Next Top Nail Artist Season 5?

May 15, 2018 | Article

In the landmark fifth season of the competition, NAILS Next Top Nail Artist moves its finale to Premiere Orlando to name a winner. Halley Fortenberry, Hemi Park, and Valerie Ducharme will all compete for the biggest title in the nail industry after eight months of online challenges.

Bridal Nails Unveiled

May 15, 2018 | Article

NAILS Next Top Nail Artist competitor Sammi Newell of Dawson Creek, British Columbia, Canada, won the second challenge of Season 5 with her vintage wedding gown design

Trend Watch: Transparent

May 15, 2018 | Article

Anything see-through is clearly on-trend.

Key Tip Nail Art

May 15, 2018 | Article

Many nail artists love working with acrylic to create their masterpieces, but Cincinnati’s Marsha Lane (@da_nail_lady on Instagram) took it to the next level. 

Behind the Scenes: Bridal French With an Edge

May 15, 2018 | Article

As executive vice president and creative director of Artistic Nail Design, Alisha Rimando brings the brand’s fun, edgy, and exclusive twist to a bridal-ready look.

35th Anniversary Flashback: NAHA Nail Awards, 1994

May 7, 2018 | Article

1994 marked the first time the annual North American Hairstyling Awards (NAHA) offered a competition category for nail tech.

Trend Watch: Pastels

April 20, 2018 | Article

Delicate shades produce a soft palette.

Winnie Huang Named Creative Play Ambassador

April 20, 2018 | Article

NAILS Next Top Nail Artist Season 3 winner Winnie Huang has been named CND’s newest ambassador. 

Lecenté Brushes Bring Art Options

April 14, 2018 | Article

Lecenté has introduced two new brushes, the Angle Brush and the Powder Brush.

Trend Watch: Distressed

March 22, 2018 | Article

For an artistic feel, leave nails looking a bit undone. 

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