From raising their children to be successful citizens to raising the bar in the industry through spectacular nail services, nail techs who double as moms deserve to be celebrated. For Mother’s Day, we asked our readers to share family photos of their kids and their manicures.

Wendy Valenzuela, Mexico City  @wendylechatnails

Talia Sander, Sculpted Gel Nails by Talia, Alberta, Canada @TaliasNailTales

This mom made her daughter a T-shirt that says “My Hero Does Nails and I Call Her Mommy.”

Leila Monroy, Edinburgh, Scotland

Andrea Castaneda, Belissima Nail Bar, Palmdale, Calif.  @belladreiia


Tasha Hankerson, The Polish Room, Orlando, Fla. @nailsbytashalynn @thepolishroomfl

This mommy tech and her daughter had matching manicures!


Suzie LaRose, Suzie’s Designer Nails, Castlegar, British Columbia, Canada @suziesdesignernails


Katie Dale, Katie Dale Make Up and Nail Artist, Wolverhampton, England @katiedalemakeupandnailartist

Jennifer Van Cleave, River’s Edge Salon, Pendleton, Ore. @jennyvancleave


Eva Jenkins, Extraordinary Nails by Eva, Bellevue, Neb. @nailtech11

Joliessa Seguin, Las Vegas  @lovejoself


Crystal Hoang, Crystal’s Nail Scene, Woodbury, Minn.  @crystalsnailscene

Jamesina Rawleigh, 406 Hair, Kalispell, Mont.

Amber Espinoza, San Jacinto, Calif.  @mommiesneednailstoo

Sheryl Windrem, Esthetics by Sheryl, Omemee, Ontario, Canada  @estheticsbysheryl

Kellie Lopez, Kelz Nailz & Designs, Cedar Rapids, Iowa @kelz_nailz42

Happy Mother's Day from NAILS Magazine!

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