August 24, 2009
Nail tech Christie Gibson demonstrates a fun acrylic nail art technique.
Nail tech Christie Gibson explains how to create a plumeria flower for nail art.
August 19, 2009
Kinetics’ Caribbean Party Collection of acrylics has five hot neon colors inspired by the tropics.
August 1, 2009
Get the step-by-step for nail artist Mare Horak’s signature style.
Get the step-by-step for nail artist Clara Hostetter’s signature style.
Get the step-by-step for nail artist Lisa M. Santos’ signature style.
Get the step-by-step for nail artist Shauni Kelly’s signature style.
Greg Salo and his many devoted educators draw quite a crowd with their fun attitudes and intriguing nail styles. When I asked him where he got the inspiration for this month’s cover nails, he simply told me, “My inspiration comes from my educators.”
Trendy Nails Unlimited (TNU) offers a brand-new way to design stylish and eye-catching nails. The pre-made designs work with any acrylic or gel system for an artistic French look. Just apply the pre-made TNU designs underneath your acrylic or gel of choice to get a complicated-looking design in a fast and simple application. TNU has many designs to fit any client’s preference, and new designs come out monthly on the company’s website, www.trendynailsunlimited.com.
July 28, 2009
Nail art encasing mylar flakes,irridescent powders,glitter and findings in acrylic nail with Nailpopits USA.
July 1, 2009
The new Style Envy line of nail products introduces its Acrylic Powders and Monomer, along with a Mini Flower Collection for nail art.
June 1, 2009
A nail tech for 21 years, Bonnie Rios still gets excited about the nail industry. “I am constantly intrigued at the advances that occur over 10 little digits,” she says. But what really gets her excited is the art. “The ability to make each nail into a tiny self-expression that you can change at a whim is a great outlet for my creative side. And the bonus is I get paid to do it!”
May 14, 2009
NSI has 30 new colored acrylic powders.
May 1, 2009
LeChat’s Nail Architecture acrylic system was created for the fashion-conscious individual. These designer color acrylic powders come in elegant packaging, and are strong and easy to apply. The Nail Architecture system offers a spectrum of colors that will enhance the elegance and appearance of any fashionable nail art design.
April 1, 2009
These intricate designs, made from acrylic nail products, were winners of a Design-A-Corset Competition recently held in Australia.
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