November 3, 2011
Christie Gibson shows NAILStv viewers how to create a difficult-but-worth-it bubbles design on Young Nails ManiQ gel-polish.
Keywords: advanced nail art handpainted nail art nail art Young Nails
November 2, 2011
Christie Gibson of www.christiesnails.com shows NAILStv viewers how to create an easy handpainted black flower petals design on Young Nails ManiQ gel-polish.
Keywords: beginner nail art floral nail art handpainted nail art nail art Young Nails
November 1, 2011
NAILS' FingerNailFixer blogger Holly Schippers shows NAILStv viewers one easy nail art design with CND Shellac, plus one not-so-difficult one (that's totally worth the effort)!
Keywords: abstract nail art advanced nail art beginner nail art CND Holly Schippers
October 28, 2011
This design by Robin Moses is so versatile. "You can mix any colors together and have nails for ANY occasion. Your clients will never know you're doing the same design. On Valentine's Day, create a red tip and make the flowers white, medium pink, and dark pink. For vintage wedding nails, use whites and tans," Moses says.
Keywords: floral nail art French nail art handpainted nail art nail art
October 26, 2011
Called Nailphilia, London’s first-ever nail art exhibition took place in September at the DegreeArt.com Execution Room.
Keywords: nail art
October 25, 2011
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.
Keywords: custom nail colors fashion nail art nail styles polish
October 21, 2011
Congratulations to our 12 finalists (we loved them all so much, we couldn’t narrow it down to 10!). Now it’s time for YOU to VOTE for your favorite cover. Click on the link to see the 12 finalists and vote for your favorite FOUR! The winner will grace the cover of the January 2012 Reader-Written Issue of NAILS! Voting ends Friday, November 4, 2011. Good luck!
Keywords: Cover Tech Contest nail art photographing nails
October 20, 2011
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.
Keywords: Dashing Diva decals gel-polish nail art rhinestones
October 19, 2011
The October 2011 issue of SELF Magazine features 2011's best nail trends and gives readers tips on how to create the two-toned manicures making an impact this season.
Keywords: CND fashion manicures nail art nail trends
October 14, 2011
If you still get a hard copy of the newspaper, here’s a use for it you may not have thought of: newspaper nails.
Keywords: nail art
October 4, 2011
Learn how to do October's fun cover with Shellac.
Keywords: Behind the Scenes CND gel-polish nail art nails and fashion
September 29, 2011
Earlier this month, nail art aficionados were privy to a very original art exhibit. Called Nailphilia, it was a collaboration between British art house DegreeArt.com and some of the country’s most-recognized nail techs in the industry. Click here to read more about the exhibit.
Keywords: international nail art nails and fashion
September 19, 2011
| Photo Gallery
Inspired by this ghoulish time of year, five talented nail artists show off their fun designs and devilish skills as a “treat” for you.
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September 16, 2011
We recommend For Your Nails Only, Painted Lady Fingers, Hey, Nice Nails!, Burgers and Nails, and 365 Days of Nail Art as worthy of an Internet bookmark. Find out why.
Keywords: blogs consumer marketing consumer press nail art
September 15, 2011
If you’re looking to let loose with your nail art skills, think about trying to tame Danalynn Stockwood’s fun zebra nail designs.
Keywords: acrylics handpainted nail art nail art