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Friday, May 2, 2014 - 17:17
Professional nail tech Brittany Clarke has made Liquid Glam Lacquer a go-to if you're looking for a super shiny, sleek finish! Check out her insights on creating the luxury indie line and take notes if you're considering starting your own!Us: How long have you been making your own polish? Brittany: Since October 2012 What’s your “day job”? I am a nail technician; I work at a Pro-Health Nail Lounge full time during the day.How did you begin creating your own polishes? I established the brand in 2012 because I wanted to broaden the nail polish horizon. A few years ago, there...
http://www.nailitmag.com/nail-designs/liquid-glam-lacquer/indie-polish-spotlight-liquid-glam-lacquer
Friday, May 2, 2014 - 10:30
Every girl needs something from Tiffany’s – even if it’s just the signature teal-blue color! Lucie of Lucy’s Stash put together Picture Polish Tiffany and fine white detailing for a design as intricate and lavish as the jewelry. Watch how the look is created in her video below:See more tutorials by Lucie:Check out more of Lucie's work on her blog, Lucy's Stash.Facebook: facebook.com/pages/Lucys-StashInstagram: @lucysstashTwitter: @lucysstashYoutube: hyoutube.com/user/LucisekBeluha/videosTumblr: lucysstash.tumblr.com[Video/images: Lucie H. of Lucy’s Stash]
http://www.nailitmag.com/?q=nail-designs/lucys-stash-picture-polish/nail-art-tutorial-tiffany-blue-manicure
Friday, May 2, 2014 - 10:30
Every girl needs something from Tiffany’s – even if it’s just the signature teal-blue color! Lucie of Lucy’s Stash put together Picture Polish Tiffany and fine white detailing for a design as intricate and lavish as the jewelry. Watch how the look is created in her video below:See more tutorials by Lucie:Check out more of Lucie's work on her blog, Lucy's Stash.Facebook: facebook.com/pages/Lucys-StashInstagram: @lucysstashTwitter: @lucysstashYoutube: hyoutube.com/user/LucisekBeluha/videosTumblr: lucysstash.tumblr.com[Video/images: Lucie H. of Lucy’s Stash]
http://www.nailitmag.com/nail-designs/lucys-stash-picture-polish/nail-art-tutorial-tiffany-blue-manicure
Thursday, May 1, 2014 - 15:17
If you have some striping tape handy, try this amazingly colorful design by Melissa, better known as Instagram’s @lissamel9. Watch as she takes you step by step to create the look.Other tutorials by Melissa: Check out more of Melissa's work:Nailrotica blog: nailrotica.comInstagram: @lissamel9Facebook: facebook.com/nailroticaTwitter: @nailroticaPinterest: pinterest.com/nailrotica[Courtesy of Melissa Fisk] 
http://www.nailitmag.com/?q=nail-designs/lissamel9-nailrotica/nail-art-tutorial-rainbow-striping-tape-nails
Thursday, May 1, 2014 - 15:17
If you have some striping tape handy, try this amazingly colorful design by Melissa, better known as Instagram’s @lissamel9. Watch as she takes you step by step to create the look.Other tutorials by Melissa: Check out more of Melissa's work:Nailrotica blog: nailrotica.comInstagram: @lissamel9Facebook: facebook.com/nailroticaTwitter: @nailroticaPinterest: pinterest.com/nailrotica[Courtesy of Melissa Fisk] 
http://www.nailitmag.com/nail-designs/lissamel9-nailrotica/nail-art-tutorial-rainbow-striping-tape-nails
Wednesday, April 30, 2014 - 13:59
Put this on your wish list…or your shopping list! Nail blogger and entrepreneur Christina Sheen Kao has totally reinvented the concept of nail art kits. Forget kitschy boxes with chunky glitter and a few rainbow horse decals – the brand new Shine & Sheen nail art kits include real tools, wraps, and polishes that can be used to create sophisticated, geometric  (and even edgy) designs.Since everyone has different tastes, you can select on of the five themed kits to best match your style, ranging from feminine to sassy:Urban Safari – animal print and tribal coolPretty & Preppy –...
http://www.nailitmag.com/?q=nail-designs/shine-sheen/shine-sheen-new-nail-art-kits
Wednesday, April 30, 2014 - 13:59
Put this on your wish list…or your shopping list! Nail blogger and entrepreneur Christina Sheen Kao has totally reinvented the concept of nail art kits. Forget kitschy boxes with chunky glitter and a few rainbow horse decals – the brand new Shine & Sheen nail art kits include real tools, wraps, and polishes that can be used to create sophisticated, geometric  (and even edgy) designs.Since everyone has different tastes, you can select on of the five themed kits to best match your style, ranging from feminine to sassy:Urban Safari – animal print and tribal coolPretty & Preppy –...
http://www.nailitmag.com/nail-designs/shine-sheen/shine-sheen-new-nail-art-kits
Friday, April 18, 2014 - 08:41
Illuminate your look with bright blues, glowing greens, and a gorgeous peacock feather accent. Watch as Mely of @rockyournails shows you how to get nail art to be extra proud of in her video below!Find Mely's art on Instagram @rockyournails!
http://www.nailitmag.com/nail-designs/rockyournails-seche-lor%C3%A9al/nail-art-tutorial-peacock-accent-nail
Friday, April 18, 2014 - 08:41
Illuminate your look with bright blues, glowing greens, and a gorgeous peacock feather accent. Watch as Mely of @rockyournails shows you how to get nail art to be extra proud of in her video below!Find Mely's art on Instagram @rockyournails!
http://www.nailitmag.com/?q=nail-designs/rockyournails-seche-lor%C3%A9al/nail-art-tutorial-peacock-accent-nail
Thursday, April 17, 2014 - 17:43
Antiqued cabinets and torn up jeans each have their place -- but the newest trend you'll want to try is the rusty nail. Rough nails up with a matte finish, paint splatters, and a touch of metal. See how Hana of @nananailart does it. »You will need:Orange nail polishMetallic grey nail polishSilver, gold, or copper coloured metallic nail polishesnail foil of your choicenail studs, charms or embellishments of your choiceStep 1: Paint all nails with 2-3 coats of an orange color and allow to fully dry. You could use crème or metallic finishes, both work well, and don’t worry if the finish isn’t...
http://www.nailitmag.com/?q=nail-designs/nananailart/nail-art-tutorial-rusty-nails
Thursday, April 17, 2014 - 17:43
Antiqued cabinets and torn up jeans each have their place -- but the newest trend you'll want to try is the rusty nail. Rough nails up with a matte finish, paint splatters, and a touch of metal. See how Hana of @nananailart does it. »You will need:Orange nail polishMetallic grey nail polishSilver, gold, or copper coloured metallic nail polishesnail foil of your choicenail studs, charms or embellishments of your choiceStep 1: Paint all nails with 2-3 coats of an orange color and allow to fully dry. You could use crème or metallic finishes, both work well, and don’t worry if the finish isn’t...
http://www.nailitmag.com/nail-designs/nananailart/nail-art-tutorial-rusty-nails
Thursday, April 17, 2014 - 14:24
While the long-lasting qualities of a gel polish manicure are alluring, you likely already have a mountainous collection of traditional lacquers in your stash in all colors and brands. To maximize the potential of the products you already have, celebrity manicurist and fan of Duri Cosmetics Carla Kay shares how to paint an at-home manicure that lasts and shines like gel – but with polish!  1. Kay suggests trying a "waterless manicure,” since placing hands in a bowl of water prior to painting expands the nail bed causing the polish to take longer to dry. Start out with using Duri's...
http://www.nailitmag.com/?q=nail-designs/duri-carla-kay/how-to-make-your-regular-polish-look-like-gel
Thursday, April 17, 2014 - 14:24
While the long-lasting qualities of a gel polish manicure are alluring, you likely already have a mountainous collection of traditional lacquers in your stash in all colors and brands. To maximize the potential of the products you already have, celebrity manicurist and fan of Duri Cosmetics Carla Kay shares how to paint an at-home manicure that lasts and shines like gel – but with polish!  1. Kay suggests trying a "waterless manicure,” since placing hands in a bowl of water prior to painting expands the nail bed causing the polish to take longer to dry. Start out with using Duri's...
http://www.nailitmag.com/nail-designs/duri-carla-kay/how-to-make-your-regular-polish-look-like-gel
Thursday, April 17, 2014 - 12:21
Emmy Rossum is giving us the eye? For the launch of CHOO.08 in Los Angeles, the Shameless actress opted for structure in her belted Kaufmanfranco dress, but got a little playful with her manicure. Though minimalist in color, each of her fingertips sported a tiny eye, similar to the ones used for protection against evil. Manicurist Katie Jane Hughes used Butter London polish to create the look, beginning with a nude nail (Butter London Nail Foundation), and then adding a white half moon (Butter London Cotton Buds) and eye details (with Sprog and Union Jack Black) to the look. Even up close,...
http://www.nailitmag.com/?q=nail-designs/emmy-rossum-katie-jane-hughes-butter-london/emmy-rossums-eye-amulet-manicure
Thursday, April 17, 2014 - 12:21
Emmy Rossum is giving us the eye? For the launch of CHOO.08 in Los Angeles, the Shameless actress opted for structure in her belted Kaufmanfranco dress, but got a little playful with her manicure. Though minimalist in color, each of her fingertips sported a tiny eye, similar to the ones used for protection against evil. Manicurist Katie Jane Hughes used Butter London polish to create the look, beginning with a nude nail (Butter London Nail Foundation), and then adding a white half moon (Butter London Cotton Buds) and eye details (with Sprog and Union Jack Black) to the look. Even up close,...
http://www.nailitmag.com/nail-designs/emmy-rossum-katie-jane-hughes-butter-london/emmy-rossums-eye-amulet-manicure
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 16:29
Delicate as lace, but packed with glitter and embellishments, these fingertips find the perfect balance. Watch @lissamel9's video tutorial for the look below!Supplies used:L'Oréal Paris Never Lacque-ingZoya TomokoNail art brush from Instagram @stylishnailartWhite acrylic paintTriangle studs from Born Pretty StoreNail charm from Daily CharmeCheck out more of Melissa's work:Nailrotica blog: nailrotica.comInstagram: @lissamel9Facebook: facebook.com/nailroticaTwitter: @nailroticaPinterest: pinterest.com/nailrotica[Courtesy of Melissa Fisk]
http://www.nailitmag.com/?q=nail-designs/lissamel9/nail-art-tutorial-antique-lace-design
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 16:29
Delicate as lace, but packed with glitter and embellishments, these fingertips find the perfect balance. Watch @lissamel9's video tutorial for the look below!Supplies used:L'Oréal Paris Never Lacque-ingZoya TomokoNail art brush from Instagram @stylishnailartWhite acrylic paintTriangle studs from Born Pretty StoreNail charm from Daily CharmeCheck out more of Melissa's work:Nailrotica blog: nailrotica.comInstagram: @lissamel9Facebook: facebook.com/nailroticaTwitter: @nailroticaPinterest: pinterest.com/nailrotica[Courtesy of Melissa Fisk]
http://www.nailitmag.com/nail-designs/lissamel9/nail-art-tutorial-antique-lace-design
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 10:04
Get ready for Easter with these adorable holiday nails! This manicure features cute baby animals and a colorful spring palette. Esmeralda from @gorgeousnails1 on Instagram guides us through the steps!Products and Tools:1. Base Coat2. Nail art polish in: black, white, pink, & orange3. Select 5 pastel nail colors4. Dotting tools5. Paint tray6. Top coatSteps:1. Paint a base coat.2. Polish each nail with one of the 5 pastel colors you chose. Each nail should be painted a different color.3. Start with your pinky and move across to the thumb for the nail designs.4. The Wavy Egg:-Use the pink...
http://www.nailitmag.com/?q=nail-designs/easter-nail-art-baby-animal-nails-easter-egg-nails-spring-nail-art-pastel-nail-art

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