Technique Articles

How to Do Runway Nails Just Like Kimmie Kyees
She’s already done the nails of Jennifer Lopez, Katy Perry, Rihanna, Nicki Minaj, and more – and now Kimmie Kyees will show you how to do your own. The celebrity manicurist came up with five shiny...
Nail Art Tutorial: Cranberry Fizz
Fall and winter demand seductive shades: pinks, berries, reds. Essie shares how to create a festive dotted manicure that looks just like a glass of Cranberry Fizz. Note:  this look best served...
Nail Art Tutorial: Sparkly Little Owls
A wise nail tech is always learning new techniques – like this gel owl done by nail artist Jana Duzanec. Click through to see every step of the process. » [pagebreak] Products used: Efexclusive,...
Q&A with OPI Educator Chelsea Baart
As the most recognizable professional polish brand in the world, OPI has an equally impressive Educator team. One of those Educators is Chelsea Baart, a highly creative industry veteran with a...
China Glaze's Fan Manicure Kit
With four polishes and the fan brush all included, the new China Glaze Fan Manicure Kit is the perfect polish set to spoil yourself or include in your salon's retail section. Keep simple, feathered...
Nail Art Tutorial: Gel Polish Spider Web
Gel polish is the new nail art medium. Nail tech Becky Carter (@nailsby_becky) shows how to do a long-lasting spiderweb design for Halloween using her IBD gel polish system. » [pagebreak] Items used...
NAILPRO Behind the November 2014 Cover: Fall Brown and Golds
We thought something inspired by fall would be perfect for the November cover! Celeb manicurist Kimmie Kyees went through all her fall shades and came up with two hues to represent the season: a...
Nail Art Tutorial: Quick Halloween Nail Art
Your client wants Halloween nail art, and you have another appointment coming up in just a few minutes. Fill both needs by trying this look from MARS the Salon – a spider web easily stretches across...