Technique Articles

Nail Art Tutorial: Sassy Blue Flames
Spice things up with a flaming hot manicure by Nailpro Cup champion Lynn Lammers. We like that these break away from classic red and orange Hot Wheel car flames - the blue and white instead gives...
Nail Art Tutorial: Neon One Stroke Flowers
June Gilbert of Urban Angel Spa in Liverpool isn’t afraid of nail art. This fully-qualified blue-haired beauty has 19 years of experience in the beauty industry, so we were thrilled when she...
Recipe: Refreshing Citrus Pedicure
Heather at Top of the Pines Hair & Nail Salon in Lakeside, AZ offers her clients a premium pedicure service that can’t be turned down during the summer months. Freshly sliced oranges and/or...
Essie Will Now Be Available at the Airport
Ever find yourself waiting at the airport for four hours? Aside from getting a little buzzed at the overpriced bar and huddling by the nearest electrical outlet with your phone, there’s usually not...
Nail Art How To: Hawaiian Nails (August 2014) Behind the Nail Pros
The August cover pays tribute to the warm water and tropical foliage of Hawaii! As a nail artist and a dweller of the island herself, Shannon McCown Nakamura covered these pipe-shaped nails with one-...
Nail Art Tutorial: Racy Gold Lettering
OPI showed off the power of their new Ford Mustang with monogrammed nail art. Clients can try out this same look with their own initials emblazoned on their tips. Watch OPI’s tutorial below for...
Nail Stamping Tips for Nail Techs
Nail stamping has gotten BIG, and if you aren’t already using it in your salon – you should check it out. Stamping allows you to quickly create detailed works of art. The process is faster than hand...
Nail Art Tutorial: Gold Foil and Roses
Design a classy manicure covered in regal purple roses and gold fit for a queen! Jana Duzanec, an educator and nail artist, shows you the step by step using products from Jet Set Beauty. »[pagebreak...