Technique Articles

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...
Neiru Shows How to Paint Straight Lines on Nails
They’re all over Instagram: thin, precise, perfect stripes in nail art. Those with the ability to create them (like @nail_swag and @nailguytv) have tons of followers and loyal clients. So…how do you...
Nail Art Tutorial: Fire Opal Foil Nails
If you’ve never heard of a fire opal before, it’s a red-orange iridescent stone (A few are shown at the beginning of this video) PERFECT for nail art inspiration. Watch and see how nail artist Denise...
Nail Art Tutorial: Sculpted Summer Flowers
There are tons of different techniques you can use on clients this summer: glitter, rhinestones, sculpted flowers, ombre - the list is nearly endless! Practice all of them simultaneously with this...
Technique: Two Ways to Emboss Nails
Find out two ways to emboss nails: one with foil, the other with glitter. See the full steps here. »