Technique - Topic : Behind the Scenes

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Behind the Scenes: A Student Wins, a Nail Artist Emerges

July 31, 2013  | Demo

A student wins, a nail artist emerges: When we met Ashley Gregory at America’s Beauty Show (ABS) in Chicago, she was a nail student who had just won the International Nail Technician of the Year division in the Stars Photo Competition.

Keywords: acrylics   animal print nail art   Behind the Scenes   CND   Cuccio  

Behind the Scenes: Pretty Pinwheel Nails From April 2013 Cover

April 2, 2013  | Demo

Light Elegance educator Darcy Olin shows you how to get this month's cover look.

Keywords: Behind the Scenes   colored gels   cover techs   edge nails   Light Elegance  

Sculpting in the Year of the Snake

February 11, 2013  | Demo

To help VietSALON Magazine celebrate the Year of the Snake, Kupa's Sindy Mark combined real snakeskin with faux snakeskin designs and sculpted a 3-D snake on oval acrylic extensions using Artfinity and Divinity products from Kupa.

Keywords: 3D nail art   animal print nail art   Beautiful Nails   Behind the Scenes   doing nails for photo shoots  

Behind the Scenes: Our Pearl Anniversary Cover Nail Art Look

February 7, 2013  | Demo

We tasked nail tech Tom Bachik with creating nails to celebrate our “pearl” anniversary without being too literal.

Keywords: 30th Anniversary   Behind the Scenes   doing nails for photo shoots   Minx   Tom Bachik  

Behind the Scenes: Butterfly Toes

December 1, 2012  | Demo

Slow and Steady for July 2012's Cover: Cover tech Holly Schippers shows how to create the July 2012 cover of NAILS.

Keywords: animal print nail art   Behind the Scenes   doing nails for photo shoots   Holly Schippers   Iowa  

Behind the Scenes: Our Very Own Bond Girl

October 25, 2012  | Demo

When the new James Bond film, Skyfall, comes out this month, the newest Bond girl will be seen wearing two shades from OPI’s Skyfall Collection — Skyfall, a rich maroon shade on the top of the nail, and GoldenEye, a shimmering gold painted on the undersides.

Keywords: Behind the Scenes   OPI Products   photographing nails   polish   polish techniques  

Cover Look: NAILS October 2012

October 17, 2012  | Video

NAILS Magazine's October 2012 cover features MaeLing Parrish, Hand and Nail Harmony's dean of education, creating a Chihuly-inspired effect using Gelish soak-off gel-polish.

Keywords: Behind the Scenes   doing nails for photo shoots   Gelish   gels   photographing nails  

Behind the Scenes: A Work of Art

October 1, 2012  | Demo

Inspired by artist Dale Chihuly’s sculptural glass works (particularly the ceiling piece Fiori di Como in Las Vegas’ Bellagio Hotel and Casino) we asked Columbus, Ohio-based nail tech MaeLing Parrish to recreate the design for this month’s cover model. 

Keywords: Behind the Scenes   doing nails for photo shoots   Gelish   layering techniques   photographing nails  

Behind the Scenes: Create the June 2012 Cover Color Block Nails

June 14, 2012  | Demo

Holly Schippers creates color block nail art for NAILS' June 2012 cover. Here's the step-by-step.

Keywords: Behind the Scenes   CND   color blocking   FingerNailFixer  

Behind the Scenes: Feeding the Hunger (May 2012 Cover Nails Step-by-Step)

May 1, 2012  | Demo

Terri Silacci creates flame patterned nails inspired by Tthe Hunger Games for NAILS' May 2012 cover. Here's the step-by-step.

Keywords: Behind the Scenes   learning new techniques   nail art  

Behind the Scenes: Reflections of an Artist (April 2012 Cover Nails)

April 1, 2012  | Demo

Maggie Franklin creates blue raindrop nail art with Swarovski crystals. Here's the step-by-step.

Keywords: Behind the Scenes   embellished nail art   learning new techniques   Maggie Franklin   nail art  

Behind the Scenes: Creating the February 2012 Cover

February 6, 2012  | Article

Gorgeous nails, good composition, and a photogenic reptile — those are what earned Rolla, Mo.-based nail tech Sarah Petersen a coveted spot on this issue’s cover.

Keywords: Behind the Scenes   learning new techniques   nail art   OPI Products  

Behind the Scenes: December 2011 Cover Shoot

November 23, 2011  | Demo

Learn how to do December's cool textured cover.

Keywords: Behind the Scenes   CND   colored acrylics   learning new techniques   nail art  

Behind the Scenes: October 2011 — Living the Dream

October 4, 2011  | Demo

Learn how to do October's fun cover with Shellac.

Keywords: Behind the Scenes   CND   fashion   gels   nail art  

Behind the Scenes: Create a Softer French Look

April 19, 2011  | Demo

Akzéntz's educator Gina Silvestro created this soft gel French look for our May cover. Find out how you can do these nails.

Keywords: Akzentz   Behind the Scenes   French manicures   gels  

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