Technique Articles

Top 7 Natural Ingredients to Incorporate into Your Services
The new movement? Using all-natural beauty products! Why go out and buy extra beauty supplies when you have plenty of ingredients already at your salon or house? Using natural ingredients is an...
How to Use the Shooting Star International Multi-Pro Nail Spa
Remove gel polish and acrylics with ease using Shooting Star’s new Multi-Pro Nail Spa. The system employs a rotating brush to speed up removal, and massages the hand while it simultaneously cleans...
How to Use the Artistic Nail Design Rock Hard Liquid & Powder Kit
After the successful launch of Artistic Nail Design’s Rock Hard Gel, the company is excited to introduce their Rock Hard Liquid & Powder Kits. Build strong, natural-looking enhancements with the...
Nail Art Tutorial: Bunches of Roses
Paint the roses red! And orange. Follow along as La Mesa manicurist Julie Parker demonstrates how to use INM to achieve this floral design. »[pagebreak] Step 1: Sculpt the nail using Out the Door...
Nail Art Tutorial: Floral Manicure
Joey, Educator at Nacho & Dai Nail Tech Academy in China, explains how to do this pretty design. »[pagebreak] Here's what you'll need. Step 1: Apply the nail forms.[pagebreak] Step 2: Use IBD...
Nail Art Tutorial: Mia Secret Arrowhead Nails
Wow judges at nail competitions with a unique nail shape: the arrowhead. Learn how to create the shape using products from Mia Secret. »[pagebreak] Step 1: Prep the natural nail. Apply extra long...
How To Apply Bio Seaweed Gel UNITY All-in-One Colour Gel System
If you're looking to simplify your gel application, try out the Bio Seaweed Gel UNITY All-in-One Colour Gel System. A base coat, top coat and nail strengthener are all built into just one bottle,...
Nail Art Tutorial: 3-D Orange Party Nails
Follow along as Rachel of Nookie's Nail Lounge demonstrates the technique to achieve these celebratory orange flower petal nails. »[pagebreak] Step 1: For the extensions I have use NSI Acrylic...