May 2, 2016
Transparent, see-through acrylic is a popular look and Suzie Moskal breaks it down in this detailed tutorial showing how to create 3-D encapsulated acrylic nails.
April 25, 2016
This video shows how to create a transparent nail with encapsulated gold leaf. It is a very simple but very effective design.
September 3, 2014
In this video from the NAILS Troubleshooter series, nail tech Lorena Marquez shows how to create handmade acrylic stones for nail art.
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.
September 21, 2012
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Embed crushed shells and fimo clay slices into orange acrylic to create this fun design by Lorri Silvestre.
December 27, 2011
Forever French Nail Systems has come out with a new design for nail art using its colored acrylics and a touch of lace.
November 21, 2011
In keeping with this holiday season, skilled nail tech and team Odyssey competitor Tammi Merritt shows how she uses pieces of broken Christmas ornaments to make shimmering and sparkling nail enhancements.
November 17, 2010
We asked fans on our Facebook page (www.facebook.com/nailsmag) to send us a picture of the most interesting thing they’ve ever embedded in a nail. From beads and feathers to hay (yes, hay!), here’s a look at a few of the images we received.
March 1, 2010
Clients who love nail art will adore your unique and durable embedded creations. Traditional clear acrylics are not the only way to go- you can also use tips, gels, or "instant embedding" techniques.
February 1, 2010
Nails by Leticia Lujan, Attitudes with Style, Bakersfield, Calif.
December 7, 2009
Nails by Angel Smith, Young Nails educator
August 1, 2009
Get the step-by-step for nail artist Mare Horak’s signature style.
July 28, 2009
Nail art encasing mylar flakes,irridescent powders,glitter and findings in acrylic nail with Nailpopits USA.
February 1, 2009
UK-based nail tech Sam Biddle used an encapsulation technique on NAILS’ February 2009 cover.
January 12, 2009
Put some flower power in your next set of acrylic or gel.
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