Nail Artist Q&A: “Nailed Down!” with Zitian Zhang

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Welcome to NAILPRO’s Nailed Down! where we “nail down” nail artists and technicians from our User Galleries and get to know them and their amazing work!

This week we visit New York City.

Meet Zitian Zhang:






Where do you work?
I am the owner of NYCT Nails, Inc.


How would you describe yourself?
Creative and a master of my skill.


Tell us about how you got started in the nail industry.
Through help from my supportive family.


What/Who inspires your work?
My mother. 🙂


Are there any tool(s) you can’t live without?
Definitely my acrylc brush.


Do you have a favorite technique or style?
I like to be creative, so I enjoy both 3D nail art and fantasy nail art.


What is the funniest/craziest nail story?
Once it took me 20 minutes to finish a full set. Another time I did 38 full sets in a day. For a competition, I worked for 2 weeks, day and night, to finish a set of fantasy nails. I won the competion!


What tip can you offer to other nail technicians?
Practice makes prefect!



You can find Zitian Zhang on the web:
In the NAILPRO User Gallery: Zitian Zhang
Email: [email protected]
Instagram: nyct_nails
YouTube: zitian Zhang


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