November 22, 2011 | Demo
Who says feathers are just for hair (and, well, birds, of course)? Not resourceful nail techs, who adapt the feather hair extensions craze to nail extensions. Here’s how.
November 21, 2011 | Demo
In keeping with this holiday season, skilled nail tech and team Odyssey competitor Tammi Merritt shows how she uses pieces of broken Christmas ornaments to make shimmering and sparkling nail enhancements.
October 25, 2011 | Demo
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.
October 20, 2011 | Demo
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.
October 19, 2011 | Step By Step Demo
Brie Minar uses a nail stamp to create these red-orange fall nails.
October 16, 2011 | Step By Step Demo
Candice Manacchio uses CND Colour & Effects to create this eye-catching nail look, which harkens back to '80s mood rings.
October 14, 2011 | Step By Step Demo
Jade Sewell demonstrates how to create a girly French, complete with a bow.
October 12, 2011 | Step By Step Demo
If it's your client's birthday, try these birthday cake nails by Hannah Lee (no relation to the NAILS editor) as the perfect way to celebrate!
October 11, 2011 | Step By Step Demo
This haunting nail art design by Cassi Banning is especially appropriate for Halloween.
October 10, 2011 | Step By Step Demo
Roxy Carrillo gets client into the fall mindset with these gold and orange nails.
September 17, 2011 | Step By Step Demo
We love this fun take on a jack-o-lantern by Tanya Arcuri-Gout.
September 15, 2011 | Demo
If you’re looking to let loose with your nail art skills, think about trying to tame Danalynn Stockwood’s fun zebra nail designs.
September 15, 2011 | Demo
Yep, you heard right. Though not a licensed nail tech, Cy Tymony, author of the new book Super Sneaky Uses for Everyday Things, has created an innovative way to use simple, small, and inexpensive electronics to make a fun and interactive nail art design that really shakes things up.
September 15, 2011 | Step By Step Demo
This alternative French by Jade Sewell is perfect for Halloween.
September 14, 2011 | Step By Step Demo
Try this nail art design on your client's for Halloween, or switch up the colors for a versatile design.