Technique Articles

Nail Art How To: Fall Floral French Nails
For clients getting their nails done in time for Thanksgiving, create a bronze and black flowery French design! This awesome C-curve and artwork was created by Yvonne Retz for this month's issue....
Nail Art How To: Black, White, and Bead Nails
Black, white, and gold are classic holiday colors, and the string of beads here makes this manicure elegant for formals or parties when clients are looking for something special. Madjennsy walks us...
Nail Art How To: A Winter Story Nails
As cold weather approaches, it's time to hone your skills with snowflakes and sparkle! Anna Neroznak of RDCorp shared how she created an entire winter scene using a few decals combined with gel. See...
Nail Art How To: Holiday Gold Foil Nails
Put down your pumpkin spice latte! The holiday season is fast approaching, which means glitter, gold, and sparkle is encouraged now more than ever. SO Gel Nails Educator Jayme Reber combined a rich,...
Nail Art How To: Fall Blocking Japanese Hime 3D Bow Nail Art
Now that Halloween has passed, it's the perfect time to update your nail art to something less spooky and something more autumnal. Nail tech Silvina Galdame created this fall appropriate manicure...
How To Apply a Feather To A Gel Nail
Take your nail art to the next dimension! SO Gel Nails gives a quick tutorial on how to apply a feather to a gel nail. Watch below. [Video courtesy of SO Gel Nails]
Nail Art How To: 3D EyeBall Candy Design
For Halloween, nail tech Silvina Galdame created a colorful, candy-inspired manicure featuring bright colors, chunky glitter, and 3D eyeball appliqués. The overall effect is vivid and unique - watch...
Nail Art How To: Black and Pink Cross and Eye Gel Halloween Nails
Inspired from KENZO Fall/Winter 2013 EYE Collection, Rebecca of Secret Chamber Nails created a fab gel manicure we've truly got our eyes on. Just in time for Halloween, hone you nail art skills and...