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Tech Leaves Her Stamp on Nail Art

April 1, 2008  | Article

Jamie Cameron, owner of Jamie’s Nails in Herrin, Ill., was looking out for her fellow techs when she created her latest nail art technique: using predesigned art — in the form of postage stamps.

Keywords: embedded acrylics   embedded nail art   nail art  

What Is...Text Messaging?

March 1, 2008  | Article

Sending a typed message via cell phone, especially when incorporating shortened jargon like “omg” (Oh My God) and “2nite” (tonight).

Keywords: 3-D nail art   glitter nail art   nail art   nail trends  

The Year of the Rat

February 1, 2008  | Article

February 7, 2008 begins the Year of the Rat.

Keywords: 3-D nail art   handpainted nail art   holidays   nail art   nail art murals  

What Is...Ombre?

February 1, 2008  | Article

A French term meaning “shaded,” it refers to fabric (frequently ribbon) with color that graduates from light to dark.

Keywords: embedded nail art   embellished nail art   nail art  

Behind the Scenes: Happy Anniversary to Us!

February 1, 2008  | Demo

For NAILS’ 25th anniversary issue — our silver anniversary — veteran technician Tom Bachik created these impressive high-gloss, chrome nails for our cover shoot.

Keywords: Behind the Scenes   celebrities   chrome   company anniversaries   metallics  

On the Runways in Paris, LA, and New York (Spring 2008 fashion shows)

February 1, 2008  | Article

From nude to hot pink, nails were some of the season’s hottest accessories at the Spring 2008 fashion shows.

Keywords: fashion   Fashion Week   nail trends  

The Vietnamese-American Salon Industry

January 1, 2008  | Article

Here are some links to articles and resources relating to the Vietnamese nail industry in the U.S.

Keywords: trends   Vietnamese salon industry   VietSALON  

Food for Thought: NAILS Cover Tech Winner Announced

January 1, 2008  | Article

Congratulations go to Nobuko Inagaki of Nail Salon Ciel in Tokyo for her terrific shot of nails in the real world.

Behind the Scenes: Rock Star Toes

December 1, 2007  | Demo

Young Nails educator Melissa Garcia of Studio 115 in Tulare, Calif., made these Rock Star Toes for NAILS’ December 2007 cover. Once you get the hang of it, a set takes only 15-20 minutes to complete.

Keywords: Behind the Scenes   gel toenails   glitter   manufacturers educators   rockstar nails  

Getting Nails Into Shape

November 1, 2007  | Article

Square, round, squoval — you probably have a specialty and a preference to how you think a nail should look. But you can’t just do cookie-cutter nails on every client who walks through your door. Some individual attention and customization will wow your clients and make them loyal for life.

Keywords: learning new techniques   nail shapes   shaping nails  

The World at Your Fingertips

August 1, 2007  | Article

Ever dream of traveling the world with just the clothes on your back and your professional travel kit? Here’s what you could expect to find if you were a nail tech (or a client!) in other parts of the world.

Keywords: alternative careers   international  

From Russia, With Love

June 1, 2006  | Article

This month's cover is a collaboration between NAILS Russia and NAILS Magazine.

Keywords: Behind the Scenes   international   Russia  

Canada Crowns New Contessa Winners

February 1, 2006  | Article

Jessica-Marie Ellison, an instructor at Yorkville School of Makeup and Esthetics in Toronto, picked up the award for Nail Tech Artist of the Year. 

Keywords: Canada   Contessa Awards   nail art   nail art contests   photographing nails  

Hot Styles for Cool Weather

January 1, 2006  | Article

Inspired by Misa’s fall/winter lacquer collection, Femme, celebrity manicurist Elsbeth Schuetz creates six hot designs.

Keywords: fall nail art   Misa Cosmetics   seasonal nail art   winter nail art  

Behind the Scenes: Extreme Makeover-Exponential Toms

July 1, 2005  | Article

For the perfect makeover cover, we enlisted the help of two of the industry’s finest nail techs turned entrepreneurs — Entity Nail Couture’s Tom Holcomb and Tom Bachik.

Keywords: Behind the Scenes   cover techs   doing nails for photo shoots   Tom Bachik   Tom Holcomb  

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VietSALON

The U.S. Vietnamese salon industry represents more than half of all salons. VietSALON serves this market with a bi-monthly Vietnamese language print magazine and a community-oriented website.

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