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Salon-Modded Nails: Award-Winning Nail Art Made Wearable

The extravagant designs of nail art competitions aren't always practical for everyday wear, but they can be amazing inspiration for wearable nail art. Learn how the industry’s top nail artists take their award-winning designs down a notch for everyday clients.

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Gold Granite Nail Art Tutorial

Learn to execute a festive sparkle over a marble effect.

Behind the Scenes: Tribal Nail Art

Last year’s NAILS’ Next Top Nail Artist second runner up, Danielle Costantino, has a few tricks up her sleeve when it comes to mixed-media nail design.

Fantasy Nail Art for a Good Cause

Danielle Costantino of Gel Essentialz in Cranston, R.I., creates a fantasy nail for the Gloria Gemma Foundation in Gelish's NAILS NTNA Season two challenge.

Trend Watch: Brocade

Tapestry comes alive with the sumptuous texture of this fabric.

White Rose Nail Art

Danielle Costantino of Gel Essentialz in Cranston, R.I., shows how to make this white rose nail art.

Follow Friday: Danielle Costantino

NAILS Next Top Nail Artist season two second runner-up Danielle Costantino is someone worth following, and here's why.

Next Top Nail Artist: Season 2 Finale

In what was a tighter-than-imagined race, here are the competition results in the NAILS Next Top Nail Artist: Season 2 finale.See the final challenge fashion runway-inspired nails for Libertine.Hear our Top 3 in a Miss America-style Q&A.See all 10 weekly nail art challenges.Check out the nail art from NTNA Season 1.

Who Will Be Named NAILS Next Top Nail Artist 2015?

After 10 grueling weeks of competing, three talented ladies are putting their best nails forward in the final challenge. On January 25 at ISSE Long Beach, one of these artists will be crowned NAILS Next Top Nail Artist.

Next Top Nail Artist: Final Nails Q&A

NAILS Next Top Nail Artist: Season 2's final challenge asked our Top 3 to design five sets of 10 nails to be presented to Johnson Hartig for his fashion label, Libertine. We chatted with each contestant about two of their designs.DANIELLEPart 1: Check-in Report | Part 2: Final Nails | All Five DesignsLAVETTE:Part 1: Check-in Report | Part 2: Final Nails | All Five DesignsLEXI:Part 1: Check-in Report | Part 2: Final Nails | All Five Designs