News & Events

CND Celebrates Spike Jonze at Opening Ceremony’s Fall/Winter 2015 Show
Fashion Week is stealing all the spotlight recently, but one show really caught our interest. At the Opening Ceremony Fall/Winter 2015 show, CND’s Kodak-inspired nail art celebrated the early works...
When Eskimos Meet Nail Art...
This nail trend is really taking off! We first saw this on the Tadashi Shoji runway, and now the diagonal French has made an appearance at TIBI Fall/Winter 2015 – this time created by manicurist and...
Why Chrome is the Ideal Color for the Catwalk
Imagine you’re a manicurist backstage at Fashion Week tasked with choosing a nail that says, “1920s art-deco period [mixed with] the progressive 1970s.” How do you encapsulate both those very unique...
Real Fashion Week Tech Use Tips!
Faux tips may not be one of the most requested services in the salon, but if you do work for Fashion Week, they’re a lifesaver. Techs during Fashion Week often have to do nails for dozens (if not...
Sally Beauty Supply Launches HUGE Nail Wall and Travelling Truck!
Soon, all Sally Beauty Supply stores will get a major upgrade – a 12-foot Nail Studio Wall! While their stores already had an extensive supply of nail products, the new wall will include an...
Nails from the 2015 Grammys
The Grammys are one of the best awards shows for beauty! Artists already accustomed to experimenting with avant garde styles come together on the red carpet to show off their best selves. Here’s a...
Need It: The Ring Thing Color Palette
The next tool you need in your kit is here! Empower Nail Art, in collaboration with  Holly Schippers (known as the FingerNailFixer) just introduced the Ring Thing, a metal ring that acts as a...
Introducing Orly EPIX Flexible Color
Orly EPIX debuted at ISSE Long Beach this January, and the news is salon-changing! It’s a new 2-step system that offers flexible color, which means it easily bends with the nail instead of chipping....