News & Events

The Glossies: An Entry-Level Nail Competition
Calling all competition newbies! NAILPRO Competitions presents The Glossies: An Entry-Level Nail Competition. The brand new event allows nail technicians, students, and beauty professionals who have...
New Nail Polish Will Detect Date Rape Drugs
Here’s the new thing you need to pack in your bag for college: Undercover Colors nail polish. Four young undergraduate men at North Carolina State University are working on creating a lacquer that...
Meet Mimi Wilson, Founder of International Nail Art Day
Last year, one simple post made by nail artist Mimi Wilson (@nailsbymimi) that announced August 3, 2013 was International Nail Art Day got tons of attention. Hundreds of bloggers, nail artists, and...
The New Nail Podcast You Need to Keep Up On
Are you looking for new art ideas to try on nails, tips for nail care, or the latest trends? Hosted by Tia of Iced Lacquer and Courtney of Swatcher, Polish Ranger, the brand new podcast, Nail...
Come to Ki Nail Bar's Celebration with KUPA
Will you be in or near Los Angeles Sunday, August 10th? Well, head over to Ki Nail Bar to welcome them as a member of KUPA HAUS – an exclusive family of Kupa-certified salons and training centers....
 Christian Louboutin Wows With Designer Polish Bottles
While a little on the pricier side for most salons, Christian Louboutin's new nail polish is certainly making headlines in nail news. The iconic shoemaker started the trend after designing one of his...
The Nail Industry Book You Need: Nail Masters
If you want helpful pointers from experts within the nail industry, check out Nail Masters! Nail Masters is the first book of its kind in the industry. It brings together well-versed techs and salon...
How to Choose the Right Ventilation System for Your Salon
Nail technicians are exposed to potentially hazardous chemicals every day. The dust and vapors generated from products are close to the breathing zone of you and your clients and can cause a variety...