September 16, 2011
In a multi-page spread about wearable hair, makeup, and nail trends, Self magazine gave readers three ways to approach the jewel-toned manicure.
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September 15, 2011
Essie Weingarten, founder of Essie Cosmetics, talks nail trends, getting the most from a manicure, and expressing yourself with color.
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September 15, 2011
NAILS Magazine's October 2011 cover features CND educator Shelena Robinson who creates a half matte half shimmer look using CND Shellac colors Black Pool and Zillionaire.
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Photography by Vu Ong
Model: Jenna Chong Body Parts Models
September 14, 2011
This month, Glamour spotted a subtle yet chic half-moon mani on Rihanna and gave readers a few tips on how to recreate this new nail trend.
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September 13, 2011
Lucky magazine's, beauty expert Jean Godfrey-June answers one of the most pressing questions about current nail trends
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September 9, 2011
Glossy red lips are back, and InStyle recommends accompanying your red lips with red nails
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September 7, 2011
InStyle ran a poll to see whether people thought the French Manicure was back in or still out
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September 2, 2011
InStyle conducted a poll to see how readers feel about stiletto nails.
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August 15, 2011
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Custom solid hues and an array of French and moon manicures took front stage for fall colors and designs at New York Fashion Week.
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August 12, 2011
Allure offers tips and trends on virtually every aspect of everyday nail care.
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July 14, 2011
With the help of a magnet, the metal particles in LCN's magnetic polish produces fascinating designs on the nail within seconds.
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June 28, 2011
Semi-custom colors and designs created via layering are increasingly showing up at trade show booth demos and continuing education classes. Clients love walking out of your salon owning a look no one else has, plus this technique can breathe life back into older shades your clients have gotten bored with. You can layer with so many different mediums. Here are a few to try.
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June 15, 2011
Definition: Overlapping with other recent trends like biker chic and military couture, elements from rebellious punk culture — like paper clip embellishments and leather — are, ironically, fashionable.
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May 31, 2011
InStyle’s Reader Poll asks whether chipped nails are Tacky, Not a Big Deal, or A Cool Look.
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May 30, 2011
Call them ongles or uñas, nägel or negle, they’re still nails and they deserve the attention of a skilled professional — no matter where you live. These international techs share what life is like in the nail industry in their slice of the world.
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