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  • 5 Creative Ways To Display Nail Art

    Nail art displays are largely up to you based on your own preferences, but you should also consider how they fit into the overall theme of your business. For example, if you run a very modern and sleek nail salon with a young clientele, you might want...
  • How Nail Techs Can Break Into The Nail Art Market

    Nail art, once a niche and a skill that few manicurists had, is now mainstream and a staple in every salon. Competition is fierce amongst salons and nail technicians to snag clients who are willing to pay premium bucks for these miniature masterpieces...
  • 3 Ways To Price Your Nail Art

    Nail art is a hot ticket in every salon these days and knowing your worth in the market and how to charge for it is crucial. Ensuring that you are not only covering your costs but also accounting for the time it takes to do designs, is important to your...
  • 5 Holiday Nail Supplies Your Table Needs

    For nail techs, the holidays can be a stressful time of year. The demand for holiday creativity is high, while clients’ salon time and budgets are limited. So before the festivities begin, set aside some time during your day to take inventory of...
  • Could Steam Be Your New Go-To Removal Process?

    Now that long-wear lacquers and gel polishes are here to stay, nail care professionals are seeking healthier, less damaging methods to easily remove product from clients’ nails. Moreover, nail care brands are increasingly creating removal techniques...
  • Halloween Nail Art Tutorial

    Halloween kicks off a season of fun holiday-themed nail art. Clients decide to get into the spirit by adding something extra onto their manicures or pedicures that match the season. Here are 5 different ideas for Halloween nail art by Hannah Rox It. Let...
  • Wire Work Nail Art Trend

    Wowing us with diamond nails and shattered glass nails, Eun Kyung Park , the founder of Unistella Salon in Seoul, South Korea, has done it yet again. But this time the nail art queen left nail artists everywhere spellbound. Park debuted her latest...
  • National Ice Cream Day Nail Art Tutorial

    This upcoming Sunday, July 16 is National Ice Cream Day and all of July is national ice cream month! Use this sprinkle-inspired nail art tutorial by Hannah Rox It to celebrate. Our recommendation is to choose a day or one week where you offer this yummy...
  • Pastel Gradient French Tip Manicure Tutorial

    Ask any nail tech what nail style clients request most often, and you'll usually hear one reply: the French tip manicure. From everyday wear to special occasions, the French tip look is both classic and feminine. To celebrate the official start to...
  • Career Spotlight: Angel Williams, Editorial Manicurist Part 2

    Published examples of Angel William's work In Part II of the interview with Angel Williams, Editorial Manicurist, I talk to Angel the educator about The Editorial Manicurist (TEM) seminar she teaches annually, getting an agent, and what it takes...
  • Career Spotlight: Angel Williams, Editorial Manicurist Part 1

    For many manicurists, getting from behind the table to in front of the camera is a challenge, but veteran nail technician Angel Williams has managed to make that elusive jump from salon to the big time and is now one of the industry’s most sought...
  • The Negative Space Nail Trend

    Negative space designs have become more and more popular as options for different looks have circulated the web and social media. People have gotten adventurous with their nails and self-expression, making artwork diverse and inspiring. As a nail artist...
  • Step-by-Step: Matte Leopard Nail Art

    This fun and sophisticated nail art tutorial comes from Nail Tech, Aletha Vissar (@ dutchnailss ): What you'll need to achieve this style A basecoat A nail polish color of your choice that dries to a matte finish (if you don't have a...
  • Creative Valentine's Day Nail Art

    Red nails for Valentine's Day are sweet, but we challenge you (and your clients!) to think beyond the basics this year. In honor of Valentine's Day coming up, we've rounded up a handful of the best nail art on Instagram. If you're...
  • Step-By-Step: Marble Nail Art

    Put your browns, grays and all other dark colors away because it's spring and it's time to bring out the bright colors! But what do you do when you have so many amazing bright colors to choose from? Don't you worry! This simple nail art...
  • Helping Clients Choose The Right Red Polish

    I love red everything, whether it be a classic red lip or manicure, but all reds are not created equal. From burgundy to fire engine red, making sure you help clients find the right red polish to complement their skin tone is key. Once you find the perfect...
  • Holiday Manicure Hacks

    It’s hard to believe it, but here we are again...just days away from Christmas! With the holiday season comes the demand for more bright, festive and sparkly manicures, but giving your clients a beautiful, seasonal look doesn’t have to be...