Technique Articles

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...
How to Apply and Remove Essie Gel
Now that Essie has introduced their line of Gel in a huge range of colors (which you can see here) with a system that makes nail health a priority, the question is, how do you apply it? Click through...
Nail Art How To: Striped Halloween French Nails
‘Tis the season for Halloween manicures! Clients coming into your salon this week will be wearing their tips through until Halloween, so it’s an especially good time to show off all the festive...
Orly Shares Tutorial for Gray and Black Matte Glossy Nails
Gray and black doesn't have to be boring. Orly showed us how to create this mani with a matte glossy finish, but didn't forget to brighten it up with glitter detailing! Check out the steps they take...