June 12, 2013
Nailtini allows you or your clients to mix custom colors with its new “You Call It” lacquer mixology kit.
June 6, 2013
Season 2 of L.A. Hair welcomes nail tech Naja Rickette to the boisterous mix at celebrity hairstylist Kim Kimble's Los Angeles salon. Catch the season premiere June 6 at 10 p.m. on WeTV.
New from Alessandro International is Striplac, a peel-off gel-polish. Watch the video for a step-by-step of Striplac application and removal.
June 6, 2013
In 2013, “self-expression” will be most intensely played out around color, according to this year’s SpaFinder Wellness Trend Report compiled by Susie Ellis, president of SpaFinder Wellness.
June 5, 2013
Introduced to the U.S. market at the Premiere Orlando trade show, Striplac by Alessandro International is a brand new gel-polish that comes off simply by peeling it off. No acetone soaking or wrapping required. Learn more on Alessandro International's website.
June 4, 2013
Celebs are requesting a new nail shape that is long and filed to be really thin, but with a soft-curved tip, according to Allure magazine.
June 3, 2013
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Check out some of the hottest nail trends from our red carpet mani cam at the Premiere Orlando beauty show.
June 3, 2013
In February, Professional Beauty London at Excel welcomed the finest in nail technical talent at the International Nail Competition.
In April, Artistic Nail Design senior educator Zoe Vokis applied Artistic Rock Hard Nails on Shirley Manson, the lead singer of the band Garbage, during Manson’s trip to Sydney, Australia.
May 31, 2013
Multi-Colored Metallics: Young Nails educator Melissa De La Cruz created the May 2013 cover of NAILS with an "almanetto" shape, a hybrid of the almond and stiletto nails.
May 30, 2013
The sponge mani is one of Cosmopolitan's Best Beauty Tricks, according to the May 2013 issue.
May 20, 2013
This unique new lacquer applies as a crème but dries with a 3-D texture effect.
May 17, 2013
Suggest clients choose colors based on the opposite side on the color prism wheel to avoid mani-pedis that are too ‘matchy-matchy.’
May 15, 2013
Combine these two classics in eye-catching and frequently geometric designs to make them a modern favorite.
May 14, 2013
The Spring 2013 Collection features bright bases with red, black, and yellow spots of sass.
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