Technique Articles

Jin Soon Choi Shows Off How to Create a Rich Runway Look
To create a look that complemented the Derek Lam Fall/Winter 2015 collection, Jin Soon Choi looked to deep, rich hues for inspiration. The luxurious burgundy chosen by Choi creates a warm look that...
2 Exclusive Runway Looks from Essie at New York Fashion Week
Fashion Week is an inspiring event from the stunning outfits to, of course, all the gorgeous nail art that the models wear on the runway. Sometimes it can be difficult to create that chic, runway-...
Nail Art Tutorial: 50 Shades of Grey Manicure
Just in time for the movie release, MARS the Salon in Los Angeles demonstrates how to get the perfect 50 Shades of Grey manicure to fulfill your wildest manicure fantasies. »[pagebreak]1. Apply a...
And the Next Viral Nail Art Trend Is...
Even if Fashion Week isn’t your “thing,” you have to admit that some of the biggest nail trends from the last few years saw their inceptions on the runway (think texture, matte nails, negative space...
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...
Mastering the Nude Nail Could Boost Your Career
If you’d ever be interested in working as a manicurist for magazines or commercials, knowing how to create a good nude nail is key. Don’t get us wrong, we love amazing nail art – but often movie...
Nail Art Tutorial: Light Up Galaxy Nails
If a traditional galaxy nail isn't enough, add on this little light up device to give it something extra! Nail artist Tony Ly shows NAILPRO how it's done with these easy to follow instructions. »[...
Nail Art Tutorial: Valentine's Day Hearts
Natalie Minerva (aka @nail_swag) debuted her new line of art gels (named Toyko Swag Colored Art Gel) to us right in the NAILPRO offices – and showed us exactly how to create a cute heart print for...