Technique Articles

Nail Art How To: Striped Snowflake Nails
Welcome winter to your salon (but keep the heater on) with cool blue tips and sparkly snowflakes! Click through as Anna Neroznak shows you how to get this look. »[pagebreak] You'll need Essie Blanc...
Nail Art How To: Foil Collage Nails
When it comes to the holidays, it’s either go all-out with sparkle, or go home! For really shiny manicures, foil is a go-to tool that can have stunning results. See how Bonnie put all her colors...
Nail Art How To: 3-D Gel Flowers
Amp up your sculpting skills by shaping pretty gel nails for clients! Gina Rinaldi-Silvestro demonstrates how to. Check out her video below. [Video courtesy of Gina Rinaldi-Silvestro]
Nail Art How To: Stencil Foil Winter Nails
During the holiday season, shine and shimmer reign! Give clients a dazzling manicure they'll remember, like these tips using gold decals as stencils. Sammi Newell, an Educator for Gel II in...
Nail Art How To: Sparkling Gold and Black
Rightfully know as The Nail Boss, Phuong Luu's finished manicures are always phenomenal!  Get some pointers from the expert as he shows how to create these sparkling black and gold tips. » [...
Nail Art How To: Winter Bridal Nails
If brides-to-be step request a manicure for their cool-weather weddings this season, try this “something blue” beaded manicure by Madjennsy. Watch the video below to see how! Check out Silvina's...
Nail Art How To: Winter Story Nails
If your clients prefers detailed designs, this winter scene by Anna Neroznak will win them over! Click through to see how to do it. » [pagebreak] Step 1: Prep nails as usual (remove natural shine...
Nail Art Tutorial: Ombre Nails
If your client is looking to try something a little different, but still somewhat subtle, it might be time to introduce her to the ombre nail design. Nail artist Karina Abzamilova shares how to...