Close

KUPA

Premiere Orlando 2019

Premiere Orlando took place at the Orange County Convention Center June 2-3. 

Read more

Ashton Harlan Wins Season 6 of NAILS Next Top Nail Artist

After a grueling battle, Ashton Harlan was crowned winner of NAILS Next Top Nail Artist Season 6 on Saturday, June 1 at Premiere Orlando.

New KUPA E-file Features Bluetooth Capability

KUPA’s long awaited keynote today revealed the MANIPro Passport Plus, the latest e-file from the brand. The machine was inspired by high-end luxury items such as designer perfume and a Montblanc pen. The new machine is digital, as opposed to analog.

Top Tips for Dips From Jess Alexander-Snyder

Kupa educator Jess Alexander-Snyder has these tips for working with dip powders.

Who Will Win NAILS Next Top Nail Artist Season 6?

After six months of competing, Ashton Harlan, Carly Snyr, and Nixxi Rose will battle it out in one final challenge. The winner will be crowned NAILS Next Top Nail Artist at Premiere Orlando, during the NTNA Social. 

Nail Art Studio: Denim & Floral

This floral design pops against a distressed denim background.

NAILS & CND Announce Top 3 Finalists in Next Top Nail Artist Season 6

The Top 3 competitors in NAILS Next Top Nail Artist Season 6 will go to Orlando, where the final champion will be chosen. 

On My Mind: Competitive Nature

Executive editor Beth Livesay discusses competitiveness between manufacturers in the nail industry. 

NTNA S. 6 Challenge 8: Toxic Frog Triptych Nail Art (Nixxi)

For NTNA Challenge 8, sponsored by Kupa, contestants were asked to create a carved triptych (set of three) design on nail tips, placed on an actual hand for the final look. Here is Nixxi Rose’s entry. See all five entries here.

NTNA S. 6 Challenge 8: Koopa Troopa Nail Art (Carly)

For NTNA Challenge 8, sponsored by Kupa, contestants were asked to create a carved triptych (set of three) design on nail tips, placed on an actual hand for the final look. Here is Carly Snyr’s entry. See all five entries here.