Nail Art: Kawaii Nails
“Kawaii,” which literally translates into “cute” in Japanese refers to a whole genre of nail art focused on cartoonish characters, gaudy embellishments, and the color pink. As this foreign style is...
Nail Art Tutorial VIDEO: Embellished Gold Ring Manicure
CND tends to outdo everyone else at Fashion Week, creating dramatic one-of-a-kind nail art designs that require as much planning as the clothes themselves. Watch and learn how you can recreate this “...
Learn how to create this sweet and sassy leopard print and bow nail art. Nail artist Melanie Nguyen guides us step-by-step to creating the look! Supplies:-OPI's Samoan Sand-OPI's San Tan-Tonio-...
Comparing Compensation Plans
Are you getting paid what you should be? Whether you’re looking to switch jobs or are just starting out in the industry, it is imperative to know what you are worth, and the factors that determine...
Jennifer Lopez's Personalized Manicure
Tom Bachik has long been the go-to manicurist for Jennifer Lopez. So when the pop icon needed some over-the-top digits for her new "I Luh Ya Papi" music video, she went straight to the acclaimed nail...
Nail Art Tutorial: Red Rose Nails
The pressure of Valentine's Day may be over, but you can give your clients a romantic nail design any day of the week! Follow along as tech Amy Henderson shows you how. »[pagebreak] Step 1: Choose a...
Nail Art Tutorial: Bright Mosaic Nails
Saturate nails in bright colors like navy, red, and gold! Follow along as Anna Neroznak shows you how to create this look. » [pagebreak] 1. Buff nail surface.2. Use a pencil to create outlines for...
6 Tips For Working With Hard Gel
If you’re expanding your services, you’ll definitely want to invest in both types of gels, both hard and soak-off, to address the needs of different clients. Before you get started, see these 6 tips...