June 17, 2013
This polish collection celebrates 50 years of James Bond with six new Liquid Sand shades inspired by the Bond girls.
This polish collection showcases six radiant colors from SpaRitual.
April 19, 2013
Designer Nail Art System allows you to easily create polish swirl designs in multiple colors in just minutes.
Kathleen M.M. Ringwood-Wood of Poughkeepsie, N.Y., takes regular flocking from her local craft store and puts it right on top of wet polish.
November 2, 2012
Redbook Mag, in its November 2012 issue, featured two new eco-friendly polish brands: Scotch Naturals and Sula.
October 25, 2012
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.
August 29, 2012
This video from the NAILS Troubleshooter series shows MaeLing Parrish using a makeup sponge to dab different colors of polish onto the nail to make a unique design.
February 13, 2012
Jamie Hess of Valentine’s Salon & Day Spa in Greencastle, Pa., is seeing lots of clients who love to get neon nail polish on their toes.
December 19, 2011
Angie Roman of Chicago shows how she makes these marbleized butterfly designs that have fluttered their way into becoming a client favorite.
September 3, 2011
Celebrity nail artist Jenna Hipp gives readers a step-by-step cheat sheet on how to give "Fall's Mega-Hot Mani"
July 27, 2011
Republic Nail makes nail art easier with its Long Pen.
July 25, 2011
With LCN’s Magnetic Nail Polish you can create unique nail art using the magnets that come with this dynamic polish set.
June 30, 2011
Robin Moses from Florence, Ore. shares step-by-steps on creating her summer camp-inspired art.
June 29, 2011
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With all the little kiddies heading off to camp this summer, we asked three nail artists to give us their take on the summer camp theme.
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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Flocking Flurries: 3-D Textured Nail Art Products16 photos
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