Technique Articles

Nail Art Tutorial: Cinco de Mayo Nails
For those fashionistas that want to celebrate Cinco de Mayo without eating the high-calorie chips and dip or wearing a bulky poncho and sombrero, MARS the Salon has created a festive nail design for...
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...
Nail Art How To: ‪Street Style (May 2014) Behind the Nail Pros
Nail tech Francis Mangano came all the way from Venezuela to share her own technique for building 3-D flowers. The result was brilliant springtime blossoms among fluttering butterflies and perfect...
Nail Art Tutorial: Ombre Glitter Sunset
Franziska used products from nailmania.dk and stunning glitters to create this gradient look! Follow along as she shows you how. » [pagebreak] 1. Prepare the nails and place the nail forms. Make...
Nail Art Tutorial: KUPA Springtime Design
KUPA Star Educator Yire Castillo demonstrates how to create this gorgeous springtime design. Watch below! [Video: KUPA]
Nail Art Tutorial: Sunset Leopard French
Offer clients these fierce fingertips with leopard spot detailing and a sassy warm-colored French tip! Click through as Josefin of Studio 16 salon in Sweden shows how to achieve the look. »[pagebreak...
Nail Art Tutorial: The Plastic Wrap Technique Using Gel
There’s no need to stick to a one-color manicure due to time or patience. This pastel pattern is gorgeous, and all you need to do is dab a few extra colors on. Get out your gel polish (Dianna used...