October 2018 Issue

Nails: Halley Fortenberry

Photographer: Ehsan Zarrin

Model: Katie Boone

Pure Cotton Ovals

October 2, 2018

Made of soft 100% pure cotton, this ergonomically designed 3” oval fits the shape of your hand.

I Love London Collection

October 1, 2018

This collection adds three gorgeous new colors to the Options collection. It features elegant shades inspired by London: Tea Time, Aurora Onyx, and London Fog.

Lac It! Gel Polish

October 1, 2018

En Vogue's Lac It! Advanced Formula gel-polish features a 100% gel base which limits product separation and provides excellent pigment saturation for brilliant color. 

Pusher Nail Wand

October 1, 2018

This three-in-one pusher can also be used as a scraper, pincher, holder for nail gluing, or to make the perfect c-curve. 

Crystal UV/LED Gel

October 1, 2018

Mia Secret's Crystal UV/LED Gel is a clear UV/LED gel that can be applied using different tools, such as wood sticks or a dotting tool.


October 1, 2018

Ugly Duckling's 48w Ugly Duckling Gel Lamp was designed to give a reliable cure for all the company's gels.

Wild Earth Collection

October 1, 2018

Celebrate the beauty of nature with this fall colleciton from CND. 

Serengeti Soul

October 1, 2018

Available in both IBD Just Gel Polish and Advanced Wear Pro Lacquer, the Serengeti Soul collection was inspired by the lush landscape of the Serengeti.

En Vogue Kit Includes Gel Essentials

September 26, 2018

The En Vogue Simply Pro Kit is designed for tips, fills, and overlays.

How do you fill a full set of colored acrylics when a client wants a different design?

September 25, 2018

When you do a full set of acrylics using colored acrylics, what do you do when the client comes for a fill and wants a different nail design?

5 Things You Should Know About E-files

September 24, 2018

Whether you’re a veteran e-file user or you’re thinking about taking the plunge for the first time, you’ll want to hear this powerful argument in their favor, as well as some valuable tips on how to shop for and maintain your unit.

Behind the Scenes: Gothic Gold Acrylic Nails

September 18, 2018

Inspired by runway looks from CND for Libertine, Halley Fortenberry created this glimmering gold set that calls to mind the intricate shapes and precious metals found in Gothic art and architecture.

On My Mind: Caring, Not Scaring

September 18, 2018

The truth is, there are a lot of scary topics within our industry.

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