July 14, 2015
Suzie Moskal demonstrates one of the most important aspects of acrylic nail design the liquid to powder ratio of your acrylic bead.
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July 6, 2015
Just in time for summer, this nail tech offers this tutorial on a mouthwatering 3-D dessert look.
June 26, 2015
Lorna, a.k.a. the Ninja Nail Fairy, shows how to create a neon yellow summer nail design with acrylic from Naio Nails and glitter.
June 24, 2015
Clients often view acrylic enhancements negatively, thinking they are harmful for the nails. Let’s educate the masses to the benefits of this tried-and-true technique.
June 23, 2015
Tammy Taylor shows how to use the “Mermaid Cove” Prizma Powderz with Dazzle Rocks Limited Edition Collection. "This collection was inspired by our favorite mermaid fairy tales. And these Prizmas have color and dazzle, I added tons of Dazzle Rocks to these 3 beautiful colors: Jewel of the Sea – Rose Magenta with Dazzle Rocks, Making a Splash – Midnight Blue with Dazzle Rocks and Mermaid Kisses – Mint blue with Dazzle Rocks,” says Taylor.
June 18, 2015
Amethyst nail created by Lauren Wireman using acrylic and Wildflowers Nail Academy pigment, loose glitter, and art paints.
Lauren Wireman shows how to create this geode-inspired look in hyper speed. Click here for a slower, detailed tutorial on creating the look.
June 17, 2015
Tammy Taylor shows how to use the new Peace-Hope-Love Prizma Powderz Collection. "This collection was inspired by the people around the world that help make this world a better place to live; a percentage of all proceeds will be donated to help the Rwanda Peace Plan," says Taylor. "Peace" is a navy blue with shimmer, “Hope” is a cool soft white with shimmer, and “Love” is a bright pink with shimmer.
June 16, 2015
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June 16, 2015
This tutorial shows you how to encapsulate glitter acrylic to add dimension and shine to get a hot look.
June 11, 2015
Jen Fetty of Middleton, Idaho, shares how to embed dried flowers for a nail look that’s meant to be worn outdoors.
June 3, 2015
This acid-free primer dehydrates the nail completely preparing it for bonding and adhesion.
May 28, 2015
Art Is Passion: For this month’s bridal-themed cover, we asked Sabella Snyder to create gorgeous sculpted nails with a modern negative space art look.
May 18, 2015
After prepping the nail and performing a Gelish manicure using two of the new Hello Pretty gel-polish colors, create this 3-D acrylic flower using ProHesion acrylic products.
Gisela Marti uses Tammy Taylor acrylic nail products to sculpt the nail and Tammy Taylor Gelegance gel art paint to create the intricate design.
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