June 19, 2014
In this video from the NAILS Troubleshooter series, Light Elegance educator Loni Preato shows how to create a quick 15-minute gel fill, perfect for the lunchtime client.
June 12, 2014
In this video from the NAILS Troubleshooter series, Light Elegance educator Loni Preato shows how to embed holographic embellishments during an acrylic service.
June 10, 2014
They are powders with fine polymers created for high pigmentation and rich color.
Available in clear, white and pink, glitter and concealer, the Gelcrylic system can be used over natural nails or nail tips.
June 10, 2014
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Your favorite brands have been busy developing even more products to keep the acrylic faithful coming back for more.
June 9, 2014
The additives produce sparkle, true pigments, or dramatic colors with a hint of shimmer.
June 4, 2014
In this video from the NAILS Troubleshooter series, Light Elegance educator Loni Preato shows how to use the reverse application method to sculpt a perfect smile line with pink-and-whites, colors, or glitter acrylics.
June 3, 2014
This nail art design, resembling clock gear, was styled by master nail technician Vicki Peters.
Learn how to use Mia Secret’s newest item, Nail Decoration Foil Paper to create sophisticated nail art designs.
The product's cross link technology provides strength and durability for the client while maintaining the ability to self-level in application for the technician.
May 31, 2014
Nail Mentors was founded by four enterprising techs to bring affordable education to nail professionals across the nation.
May 21, 2014
Greg Salo shows a mermaid-inspired design using Young Nails acrylics and glitters.
May 8, 2014
In this video from the NAILS Troubleshooter series, Elaine Watson, vice president of marketing and sales for Star Nail International, shows how to file a round nail shape.
May 5, 2014
Watch as Greg Salo teaches you how to create this artistic design to impress your clients.
May 1, 2014
When we asked NAILS Next Top Nail Artist first runner-up Lauren Wireman how she keeps her nail embellishments intact despite the damage that regularly occurs on the job, she revealed her simple secret...
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