Nail Art Tutorial: Edgy Galaxy Nails
Sarah Elmaz of Get Buffed Nails has remixed the galaxy nail by pairing it with studs and a pointed shape. Try out the same look on your clients. Here’s how to get her galaxy effect. »[pagebreak] What...
Nail Art Tutorial: Berry Swirls and Lines
To celebrate the launch of the new JINsoon collection created in collaboration with Goop (Gwyneth Paltrow’s lifestyle and travel site and e-commerce brand), manicurist founder Jin Soon Choi showed...
Nail Art Tutorial: Glittery Red Bow
Follow along as Jana Duzanec, an educator and nail artist, shows you how to do these red bow nails step by step.   1. Build the nail extension  as usual and on the tip, add gold/champagne...
6 Ways to Promote Your Salon Without Bragging
There’s a fine line between self-promotion and bragging. According to business coach and author Barbara Pachter, “Bragging is obnoxious boasting, and people do it to let you know how great they think...
Nail Art Tutorial: Christmas Sweater Nails
Dress up nails in something festive – and prep clients for all their holiday parties! Try out this step-by-step tutorial from MARS the Salon. » [pagebreak] 1. Apply a base coat.2. Apply a pale beige...
5 Keys to Productive Employees
You offer commissions, give Christmas bonuses, run sales contests – whatever it takes to keep your staff motivated. However, according to Managing People: A Practical Guide by Byron Lane, you’re...
Nail Art Tutorial: Icy Blue Swirls
Snowy, icy, and sophisticated, every tech needs to try out this design from Croatian nail tech Jana Duzanec. Click through to see step by step how it’s done. » [pagebreak] 1. Build the nail...
Vu Works His Magic at OPI As Art Event
This past week, OPI held an OPI As Art event with nail artist and Educator Vu Nguyen to show off the wide range of nail art effects that can be created using OPI’s new Hawaii collection of polishes...