April 1, 2010
Speckles and drips make fashion pop this spring.
March 15, 2010
OPI executive VP and artistic director Suzi Weiss-Fischmann talks to NAILStv's Sree Roy about fashion trends, the naming of polish colors, and her beauty blog.
March 5, 2010
Jan Arnold, CND's trend expert, tells Redbook Magazine the new nail shape to have is a rounded oval on short- to medium-length nails, which results in a more feminine look.
Elle's 'It List" for the spring include cool pastels, glitzy metallics and ombré neon. The list includes colors from Essie's The Art of Spring collection, in Pop Art Pink and Lilacism, which "give pastels a new cool."
Debroah Lippman used a hot melon shade on the nails of a Zac Posen model, while a white base coat under yellow polish brings out the fluorescence on a Rag & Bone model, as reported in Elle's March issue.
March 1, 2010
Nail artists compete in a challenge to win a trip to New York City Fall Fashion Week.
Designers bring splashes of sunshine to the runway for spring 2010.
When it comes to that happiest part of the nail we all know and love, there’s no one right way to make it perfect. Smile lines can adapt to the nail to complement the shape and design of the nail. Akzentz educator Gina Silvestro of Gel Essentials in Cranston, R.I., shows her ideal smile lines for several different nail shapes.
February 23, 2010
Sixty-seven percent say yes to neon nails, according to Glamour magazine.
Glamour encourages readers to try sparkly polish, especially with chunky glitter or gold specks built in.
February 2, 2010
CND educator Roxanne Valinoti tells Harper's Bazaar that candy-colored nails will be hot this spring.
February 1, 2010
Passion is contagious, and at least several students at Michael’s School of Beauty can testify to this fact.
Civilian versions of military apparel — from gold buttons and tassels to military jackets (a la Michael Jackson) and camouflage — are a timely trend.
January 7, 2010
British performer M.I.A. (Mathangi "Maya" Arulpragasam) sported Minx nails for a January Vogue photo shoot.
January 1, 2010
Competitors from 23 nations compete on the world stage.
The Bright Side: Summer Neon Colors26 photos
World Cup 2014 Nail Art39 photos
Gelish is the trademarked term for Hand & Nail Harmony's gel hybrid product: applies like polish, cures under a lamp like a gel.
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