Technique

Nail Techs: How Do You Do Your Own Nails? Nail Techs: How Do You Do Your Own Nails? As a nail tech, you do manicures for other people all day long. But when you go to polish your own nails – especially those on your non-dominant hand – it’s an... more »
Nail Art Tutorial: Opals and Stripes Nail Art Tutorial: Opals and Stripes Shimmering opalescent nails are perfect for clients seeking something eye-catching. The elegant shine pairs well with everything from pastels to metallics. Sarah... more »
Nail Art Tutorial: How to Apply Transfer Foil With Hair Glue Nail Art Tutorial: How to Apply Transfer Foil With Hair Glue Nail tech Denise Heavner from Jefferson, Ohio has a hack that will allow you to skip the gel process before applying transfer foil. Traditionally to apply transfer... more »
Nail Art Tutorial: How to Sculpt White Acrylic Roses Nail Art Tutorial: How to Sculpt White Acrylic Roses Learning how to sculpt flowers as a nail tech isn’t just a fun party trick – it’s also a valuable skill that can help you increase the price of your nail art... more »
Nail Art Tutorial: Blue and White Flowers Nail Art Tutorial: Blue and White Flowers Up your nail art skills by tackling this blue French, done by nail artist Andrea Weber (Nagelstudio Nails by Andrea). She explains how to do the manicure with gel:... more »
Nail Art Tutorial: Metallic Blue and Gold Gel Nail Art Tutorial: Metallic Blue and Gold Gel Nail artist Maria Mann of StyleFactory in Dresden, Germany mixed blue and gold for a mani reminiscent of shimmery island waters. Here's how. »[pagebreak]What you’ll... more »