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InternatioNAILS: Japan Gallery

Take a look at the passion and flair shown by Japanese nail techs.

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[InternatioNAILS] Japan: Global Trendsetters

Known for developing nail styles and techniques that later spread throughout the world, the island nation understands the connection between nail art and fashion. Gel nails are popular, and the Japanese gel application technique may soon arrive in the United States.

Jessica Vartoughian Honored by Japan Nail Association

Jessica Vartoughian was honored with the Japan Nail Association’s Certificate of Gratitude in November for her outstanding contributions to the Japanese nail industry.

Learn Japanese Nail Art Techniques — For Free

Japanese nailist Jasmine Oshima has released “How to be Creative With Nail Art,” a downloadable e-book that reveals five simple steps to becoming a more creative nail artist.

Marinello Schools of Beauty’s 9th Annual International Competition

Marinello Schools of Beauty won the 9th Annual International Competition held May 12 at the Marinello San Francisco campus.

Day 96: Easter Egg Nail Art

Cecilia Bustamante, Okinawa, JapanLora FastnachtKimberly Martin, Studio C Salon & Spa, Auburn, Maine

Aloha from Hawaii

Hannah Lee reports from the Japan Nailist Association's third annual Japan Olymp Pics. This year, it was in Honolulu, bridging the gap between Japan and the United States..

The One-Hour Princess

How seven salons use indulgent pedicure services to increase their profits.

As I See It: Celebrate Regional Differences

Cuccio Naturale Expands Distribution

Product manufacturer sees opportunities in Pakistan and Japan.