Technique Articles

Nail Art Tutorial: Floral French
Flowers are a widely requested design all year long! Click through to see the tutorial for these tips by nail tech Rena Smith. » [pagebreak] Supplies needed:Buffers and filesNail formsAcrylic...
How To Make Your Salon's Own Brand Of Nail Polish
Have you ever thought about creating your own line of nail polish to retail at your salon? It can be a fun way to have clients take a piece of your salon home with you. Tiffany of indie polish brand...
Nail Art Tutorial: Cherry Bomb Nails
Just like the firework, Jessica's cherry bomb nails explode with color, shine, and dazzle. Click through to see her tutorial and what tools you'll need. »[pagebreak] Supplies needed: OPI Danke-Shiny...
Nail Art Tutorial: Candy Cane Striped Nails
Give your clients a sweet surprise – a peppermint mani! Click through to see nail tech Amy Morphey show you how to create these gel polish stripes and snowflakes. » [pagebreak] Supplies needed:...
Nail Art Tutorial: Striped Christmas Tree Nails
"You're never fully dressed without a manicure." That's the motto of manicurist Shannan Cieara, better known as The Nail Dresser, of The Dressing Room Nail Bar in Suitland, MD.Today, she shows us how...
Nail Art Tutorial: Dazzling Winter Nails By KUPA
Known for it’s high-quality products, KUPA is a go-to for clean and polished holiday designs. KUPA Star Educator Yire Castillo shows how to do a take on a traditional French that looks just like...
Nail Art Tutorial: Gelish Matte French Manicure
As a tech, it's your duty this season to amp up those French manicures, whether perfecting your pink-and-white skills or trying different takes on the design. Just for the occasion, Gelish showed how...
Nail Art Tutorial: Two-Tone Sculpted Gel Roses
Gina shows you how to use Akzentz Gel Art Powder to create two-tone sculpted roses! Watch the full video on the next page. » [pagebreak]   See more on gelessentialz.com. [Courtesy of Gina...