Technique

How to Do Backfills and Fills for Gel French Manicures How to Do Backfills and Fills for Gel French Manicures There are two ways to rebalance French gels. One method involves carving out the free edge with an electric file and then applying new product. This method is... more »
Nail Art Tutorial: One Stroke Flower Nails Nail Art Tutorial: One Stroke Flower Nails You’ll need colored acrylic powders, acrylic paint, and a brush to create the design, on top of the supplies to sculpt your traditional French. After filing but... more »
Greg Salo Demonstrates Reverse Application Greg Salo Demonstrates Reverse Application The Young Nails Reverse French application is the process of building the body (pink) of the nail first, and then adding the free edge (white). Often this technique... more »
6 Quick Tips for Using Nail Files 6 Quick Tips for Using Nail Files Files are a staple in every tech's toolbox. Check out these six basic tips to get the most out of them!1.) Keep your files clean and dry so that they’ll last a... more »
5 Steps For High-Shine Nails 5 Steps For High-Shine Nails What girl doesn’t appreciate something shiny on her finger? Up the wow-factor instantly on every manicure by following these simple five steps for increasing nail... more »
Nail Art Tutorial: Candy French Manicure Nail Art Tutorial: Candy French Manicure Kimmie Kyees, manicurist to stars such as Katy Perry, showed us an easy way to get a glittery French that looks just like a candy necklace! Follow along as she... more »