Technique Articles

Technique: How to do Basic Pink-and-White Acrylic Nails
From prepping and priming the nails to applying product and putting the finishing touches on a completed set, there’s a reason why acrylic pink-and-whites remain a difficult service to perfect (and a...
Nail Art Tutorial: Matte White & Rose Gold Short Acrylics
Sometimes short nails are the more practical choice, especially for those of us who use our hands at work, but short nails don't need to be boring! Learn how Tracy makes her short acrylic nails...
Nail Art Video Tutorial: Easy Matte Black Floral Acrylic Nails
Tracy's tutorial for black matte nails feature a floral water decal design, making this look a bit easier to achieve than some of her other nail designs, but just as lovely. For more from Tracy:...
Nail Art Tutorial: Ombre Tribal Acrylic Nails with Bling
Tracy is a talented nail artist who has been posting how-to videos via her Youtube channel based on her own designs for a little under a year. In this video, Tracy creates ombre acrylic nails with...
Nail Art Video Tutorial: Ombre Flowers and Lace Acrylic Nails
Tracy, a vlogger with quite a few nail design tutorials, dazzles us once again with these pink flower nails. These nails feature a more advanced ombre acrylic flower design and incorporate a fun use...
Nail Art Tutorial: Lifelike Gel Butterflies
With spring just about to hit, it's time to start looking for fresh and unique nail art for you clients. To help you out in your quest, nail artist Jana Duzanec shows how to create amazingly lifelike...
Leona Lewis's Elegant Half Moon Mani
The gorgeous Leona Lewis put in an appearance at the 2015 Essence Black Women In Music Event, where she stood out by wearing a powerful and edgy all-black ensemble. Balancing out the bold form of her...
Nail Art Tutorial: Snakeskin Design using Mani Q
Young Nails’ Greg Salo demonstrates how to do multi-colored snake skin nails using Mani•Q Color. He starts by adding color down the center of the nail and black on either side. Watch the whole video...