Technique Articles

Brilliant Runway Looks from Morgan Taylor Nail Artists
Morgan Taylor made a big splash at the New York Fall/Winter 2015 Fashion week. Their nail artists, Gina Edwards and Danielle Candido created looks for no less than eight shows, and each one was as...
Ombre'd Love at Leanne Marshall
When creating two nail looks for Leanne Marshall, INGLOT nail artists Mahasin Phillips and Jami Zoglio were inspired by the romance that encapsulated them when they first saw Marshall’s collection....
This new nail design is for those clients of yours who are always looking for something new and exciting. Provide them with something inventive and nature-inspired with this black marble gel manicure...
4 Things Nail Bloggers Are Already Doing That Can Help Your Business
As a pro, even though you’re doing tons of nails everyday, somehow there’s still a misnomer that taking any sort of shortcut to make your job easier is cheating. While being able to create lovely...
Waves are Made at the Novis Show
Casey Herman for China Glaze turned to the bold waves and ruffles that dominated the Novis Fall/Winter 2015 collection when she was asked to create nail art for the show. Using this inspiration as a...
How to Turn Nail Polish into Gel Using Gelibility
You undoubtedly have far more colors of nail polish than gel, and probably don’t have matching gel colors for every regular lacquer shade in your collection. That’s when you need Gelibility – it’s...
Thread-Like Stripes Tie the DEGEN Show Together
Casey Herman for China Glaze created stunning stripes and bold colors to bring together the Fall/Winter collection at the DEGEN Presentation at New York Fashion Week.Working off DEGEN’s rainbow...
Eye-Catching Jewel Blue at Costello Tagliapietra
Drawing from the jewel tones and sheen fabrics used in Costello Tagliapietra’s Fall/Winter 2015 Collection, Julie Kandalec for Essie created an eye-popping blue nail look. The shimmering Aruba Blue...