Technique Articles

Nail Art Tutorial: Berry Swirls and Lines
To celebrate the launch of the new JINsoon collection created in collaboration with Goop (Gwyneth Paltrow’s lifestyle and travel site and e-commerce brand), manicurist founder Jin Soon Choi showed...
Nail Art Tutorial: Glittery Red Bow
Follow along as Jana Duzanec, an educator and nail artist, shows you how to do these red bow nails step by step.   1. Build the nail extension  as usual and on the tip, add gold/champagne...
Nail Art Tutorial: Christmas Sweater Nails
Dress up nails in something festive – and prep clients for all their holiday parties! Try out this step-by-step tutorial from MARS the Salon. » [pagebreak] 1. Apply a base coat.2. Apply a pale beige...
Nail Art Tutorial: Icy Blue Swirls
Snowy, icy, and sophisticated, every tech needs to try out this design from Croatian nail tech Jana Duzanec. Click through to see step by step how it’s done. » [pagebreak] 1. Build the nail...
35 Christmas Nail Tutorials
Christmas is coming up, and your clients want something festive to celebrate with! See step-by-step tutorials for any of these designs by clicking on them. If there’s still nothing you see, click “...
Nail Art Tutorial: Snow Flurry Nails
Nail artist Sheryl Macauley shares how to do glittery flurry of snowflakes on nails. »
Brew Up a Relaxing Beer Pedicure
As a competitive nail salon, you have to stay one step ahead of your competition. Start by offering creative, intriguing pedicure services. How about a beer pedicure? You heard us. Beer is not just...
Nail Art Tutorial: 3-D Christmas Tree Nails
Nail artist Michelle Piro shares how to do a sparkly 3-D tree and add balls of acrylic as ornaments. »