Technique Articles

Nail Art Tutorial: Sunny Hawaiian Hibiscus
After seeing nail artist, Jana Dunzanec create her beautiful gel butterflies, we just had to find out if she had anything else she could teach us! Jana happily obliged and created this step-by-step...
Nail Art Tutorial: Marble Design With Gel Polish
Elaine Waston, Vice President of Marketing and Sales and Educator at Star Nail International shows how to create this masterful marbled look with a dragging technique and soak-off gel polish. »[...
Nail Art Tutorial: Striped Edge-Shaped Nails
Nail art is on everyone’s minds as of late, but it’s much more rare to find a tech skilled at creating inventive new shapes! Knowing how to design long edge nails like these will hone your sculpting...
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...