Technique Articles

WATCH: How to Use Different E-File Bits
When you’re new to e-filing, the power of the tools and the wide selection of bits available can be a little overwhelming. But with proper education on how to use each shape and size piece, you can...
Technique: How to Apply Kiara Sky Gel Polish
Glitter-obsessed clients won’t be able to resist Kiara Sky Gel Polish. Each sparkling shade delivers full coverage sans the extra step of applying a base coat. Cure for 30 seconds under an LED light...
Nail Art Tutorial: Rock Star Glitter Manicure
Nail artist Jess Alexander demonstrates how to get glitter-covered stiletto “rock star” nails using KUPA Inc. Gelfinity products for shine and Artfinity Glitter Effects for brilliant sparkle. Watch...
Nail Art Tutorial: Cinco de Mayo Nails
For those fashionistas that want to celebrate Cinco de Mayo without eating the high-calorie chips and dip or wearing a bulky poncho and sombrero, MARS the Salon has created a festive nail design for...
Nail Art Tutorial: Painted Roses
Using a thick art gel nail artist Jana Duzanec created this beautiful purple rose design. Finishing with a stunning relief pattern, this look is interesting to the touch as well as to the eye. Check...
Nail Art Tutorial: Gypsy Maze
This simple step-by-step tutorial from Caption Polish will allow you to make chic, geometric nail art quickly and easily. Though their nails will be an intricate maze, your clients will feel like...
Nail Art Tutorial: Front Row Flare
Caption Polish put together this step-by-step tutorial for a sophisticated nail look that's surprisingly easy and reminiscent of modern art. It's the perfect look for trendy and artistic clients....
Nail Art How To: Orange and Black Light Elegance Nails
The lauded Micaela Wallgren of Svea Naglar has done it again! This talented tech based in Sweden explains how to get a fall-ready orange and black design that fades towards the lunula. See which...