October 11, 2016
One look can be executed in three ways. Learn the techniques behind each and find out what makes them structurally unique.
October 7, 2016
To create that perfect and crisp smile line, it’s all about your brush work.
September 11, 2016
Yire Castillo shows how to sculpt acrylic nails and create a pink chrome nail design using cosmetic grade pigments.
June 21, 2016
Naio Nails educator Kirsty Meakin shows how to create a bridal nail design, sculpting with acrylic. Click here to watch part two.
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.
January 15, 2016
Kirsty Meakin shows how to make an extreme ballet slipper shape design using acrylic to make a 3-D bow. See part one here.
Kirsty Meakin shows how to make an extreme ballet slipper shape design using acrylic to make a 3-D bow. See part two here.
January 4, 2016
Suzie Moskal has a a lot of fun creating this futuristic look, edge glitter acrylic nails. She covers nail forms, acrylic application, shaping, e-filing, hand file techniques, and top coat.
December 15, 2015
Kirsty Meakin shows how to sculpt an acrylic stiletto nail.
May 9, 2015
Suzie Moskal demonstrates how to build a Stiletto Nail with acrylic and then creates a beautiful Henna design.
March 6, 2015
Kupa's Yire Castillo demonstrates how to sculpt beautiful pink-and-white nails with the Divinity Acrylic System. Click here to see Part 2 showing how to apply the watercolor floral design.
January 28, 2015
An Artist With Global Reach: This month's cover features delicate watercolor nails in acrylic by Ez Flow's Allie Baker-Bennett.
April 1, 2004
This month, readers ask about sculpting, the difference between cuticle products, and the effect of medications on nails.
Clients with common nail problems such as short nail beds, ski jump nails, and flat nails may never enjoy beautiful natural nails. But with the help of a little acrylic and the proper application you can create the illusion of flawless nails. Here we show you some techniques for camouflaging nail imperfections.
October 1, 2001
Top competitors and educators share their tips and techniques for shaving time from the acrylic maintenance service.
Nailing the Color of the Year 201623 photos
A Light Finish: The Latest in LED Gel Lamp Technology27 photos
Home-based, but not home-bound best describes Koziol, owner of The Little Nail Shoppe of Rehoboth (Mass.) and eduction coordinator for R.G....
What are reasonable terms for a non-compete contract?
How do I announce to my clients that I will be moving to a new salon?
The new products I’m using are adding time to each appointment. How do I adjust my schedule?
Why isn’t my Gelish application curing properly?
What’s the cause of the pinkish-red oval area on the pad of my client’s toes?
Featured Products & Promotions | Advertisement
How big is the U.S. nail business? $7.3 billion. What's the average service price for a manicure? Dig into our decades' deep research archives.
VietSalon is a Vietnamese-language magazine and the sister publication to NAILS. Click the link below to sign up for a FREE one-year subscription.
Get a free preview issue and a Free Gift