Why Chrome is the Ideal Color for the Catwalk
Imagine you’re a manicurist backstage at Fashion Week tasked with choosing a nail that says, “1920s art-deco period [mixed with] the progressive 1970s.” How do you encapsulate both those very unique...
Nail Art Tutorial: 50 Shades of Grey Manicure
Just in time for the movie release, MARS the Salon in Los Angeles demonstrates how to get the perfect 50 Shades of Grey manicure to fulfill your wildest manicure fantasies. »[pagebreak]1. Apply a...
And the Next Viral Nail Art Trend Is...
Even if Fashion Week isn’t your “thing,” you have to admit that some of the biggest nail trends from the last few years saw their inceptions on the runway (think texture, matte nails, negative space...
Real Fashion Week Tech Use Tips!
Faux tips may not be one of the most requested services in the salon, but if you do work for Fashion Week, they’re a lifesaver. Techs during Fashion Week often have to do nails for dozens (if not...
Mastering the Nude Nail Could Boost Your Career
If you’d ever be interested in working as a manicurist for magazines or commercials, knowing how to create a good nude nail is key. Don’t get us wrong, we love amazing nail art – but often movie...
Brand New Polish and Gel Collections Inspired by Cinderella
As if we weren’t already thrilled about the release of Disney’s live-action Cinderella film, Morgan Taylor and Gelish have just released collaborative Cinderella-inspired collections to push our...
How to Prevent Kids from Taking over Your Salon
You likely have clients who come to your salon with their little munchkins. While some are perfect angels, there are definitely always others who are not. You want to maintain a certain type of...
Cuccio Kicks Off NYFW with Men's Manis at Gilded Age AW 15
Cuccio kicked off NYFW with men's manis at the Gilded Age presentation held at the Refinery Rooftop. Led by Elaine Watson, the team gave manicures to each of the 20 male models using a variety of...