Technique Articles

Nail Art Tutorial: Gel Polish and Acrylic Tiger Stripes
Mix mediums: gel polish and acrylic paints to easily create detailed nail art -- once you've cured your polish, you can fix and perfect your acrylic designs without having to redo the whole nail....
Nail Art Tutorial: Etching
Give nails a unique effect by letting base colors peek through to the surface! See how Tanya Sisson from Nail Girl Salon used CND Shellac to create this design. » [pagebreak] Step 1: Set up your...
Nail Art Tutorial: Gold Satin Studded Manicure
Put your best nails forward with a subtle, sassy design using OPI Love.Angel.Music.Baby. and the studs and crystals included in the Gwen Stefani Signature Shade boxed set. [Video: OPI]
Nail Art Tutorial: OPI Mono-Chrome Stripes
Putting matte alongside chrome makes nails really interesting to check out in the light! Try both of OPI's new Gwen Stefani finishes -- the black satin 4 In The Morning and mirror-like Push and...
Nail Art Tutorial: Gwen Stefani For OPI Glitter And Onyx
Every girl dreams of glitter! Make clients' friends jealous by creating OPI glitter and onyx manicures. Watch below to see how you can recreate this same look with In True Stefani Fashion and the...
Nail Art Tutorial: Teal Jewel Nails
Dive into a new style of nail art! Sarah Self of The Nail Workshop demonstrates how to create these gorgeous tips. Click through to see. »[pagebreak] Supplies needed: Gelish Deep Sea Gelish Top it...
Nail Art Tutorial: Stiletto Bling Nails
Take your nail designs over the top! Manicurist Tammie Alvarado shows how to do this stiletto manicure. Click through to see. »[pagebreak] Products needed: OPI Absolute Liquid OPI Crystal Clear OPI...
Nail Art Tutorial: Gwen Stefani For OPI Studded Manicure
We have No Doubt you'll want to try this mani. Inspired by Gwen Stefani and using the limited edition Signature Shade Boxed Set, OPI shows how to combine bright color and 3-D pieces for perfect...