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Nails Shine in TNT Dramedy "Claws"

A nail salon isn’t just any setting for TNT’s new dramedy "Claws." The darkly humorous crime drama features professional nail designs that reflect events in the show and even play into the plot. Nail techs play an important part behind the scenes as well as onscreen.

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Nail Salon Dramedy Gets Picked Up by TNT

Stay tuned for "Claws" on TNT.

NTNA S.3 Winner Winnie Huang's Audition Tape

Applications are now open for NAILS Next Top Nail Artist Season Four! Apply here: www.nailsmag.com/ntna2016. In the meantime, enjoy Season Three winner Winnie Huang's audition.

Sisters & the Stereotypical Nail Tech

Tina Fey and Amy Poehler's latest film, Sisters, sheds comedic light on the life of a nail tech.

The Catfish Mani/Pedi

Actor Spoken Reasons thought he was receiving a very trendy mani/pedi from celebrity nail tech, Footnanny. The over-the-top beauty treatment included a tub of catfish, which turned out to be part of a prank.

Sh*t Nail Polish Addicts Say

If you've been anywhere near a computer in the last month or so you've probably seen one of the many versions of the "Sh*t Girls Say" Internet meme. We found this funny video on the YouTube channel PlasmaSpeedo. We have to admit, it's pretty funny and we think you guys will get a big kick out of it.

Ask The Manicurist (Sept. 2009)

The manicurist-aka Rebecca Seals has returned! Sit back for a chuckle while she reprimands clients who use and abuse their techs.

Ask the Manicurist: December 2008

Ho ho ho. Tee hee hee. The Manicurist — aka Rebecca Seals — offers her unique take on holiday happenings at the salon.

Ask the Manicurist

You first met The Manicurist — aka Rebecca Seals — in our April issue and judging by your response, you enjoyed her “pull no punches” attitude. Here’s her take on free repairs, last-minute changes, long-winded excuses, and other headaches of daily salon life.

Ask the Manicurist: Client's Awkward Questions by Someone Who Knows!

Tired of biting your tongue where your clients’ misdeeds are concerned? Let The Manicurist tell it like it is. This beauty industry veteran doesn’t pull any punches when it comes to salon etiquette and client complaints. Share these pages with your clients — if you dare.