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We’re all about a good nail wrap: they’re super easy to apply, we can get detailed nail art without really trying , and we can use them for pedicures and then immediately put on socks and go to the gym without dealing with smushed up polish later.NCLA already has wraps in tons of chic and quirky patterns – but now the possibilities are infinite. The Los Angeles based brand just released a new app that will allow you to snap a photo or upload an image to their site – to turn into your own...
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Meet Mohrayma Chavez, indie polish guru behind Sassy Cats Lacquer – and creator of thermals that sell out (multiple times) the weekend they’re released!Us: How long have you been making your own polish? Mohrayma: I opened sassy cats lacquer in the end of July 2013, I make one year pretty soon, I am excited.Sparkler, swatch by @bluevelvetlacquer of bluevelvetlacquer.blogspot.comWhat’s your “day job”? I am an account sales consultant at a major cell phone company. I love talking and interacting...
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Mildred Rivera, nail technician at Jasmine Nails, Tanning and Spa had hers done by tattoo artist John Jachimiak.Nail art is fun, but some choose to show off their love of nail polish in a more permanent way. Get ideas or just marvel by clicking through this gallery of tattooed nail artists. » Have a nail or beauty themed tattoo to share? Email your submissions to us at semick@creativeage.com!Sarah-Beth Oliver, cosmetologist specializing in nails at Cypress Nail & Hair Studio: “In love...
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There might be five different TLC shows about wedding dresses, but bridal nails shouldn’t be overlooked – especially since fingers are where that shiny sparkly ring will be! At MARS the Salon, Hiroko Fujikawa and her team of experts have created a must-have design that pairs a subtle French with detailed lace and gold for perfect elegance.Step 1: Apply a base coat. Step 2: Paint a beige French tip on all nails. Step 3: Paint a white lace pattern above the French tip with a fine tip...
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During the month of August, we’re hosting both a daily giveaway and three nail art contests all to celebrate the colors we designed for Nailtini. Nailtini is a polish brand that offers a monthly subscription service – The Lacquer Cabinet – which mails out three polishes designed by a nail artist or blogger each month, plus empty bottles for mixing your own formula! To see the gorgeous colors Nail It! magazine came up with for the August Lacquer Cabinet box, click here.Scroll down for the...
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Select Your State or RegionWant your salon in the directory? Email your salon's name, address, phone number and a photo that best represents your salon's nail art to semick@creativeage.com.North AmericaUSAAlabamaAlaskaArizonaArkansasCaliforniaColoradoConnecticutDelawareFloridaGeorgiaHawaiiIdahoIllinoisIndianaIowaKansasKentuckyLouisianaMaineMarylandMassachusettsMichiganMinnesotaMississippiMissouriMontanaNebraskaNevadaNew HampshireNew JerseyNew MexicoNew YorkNorth CarolinaNorth...
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Win China Glaze's The Giver collection! 5 winners will score the China Glaze The Giver collection, based on the newly released film! The set includes a ray of shades from a gray scale glitter to a vivid apple red. ENTER HERE ON FACEBOOK. » HURRY, giveaway ends August 26, 2014 at 11:59 PST. Due to mailing restrictions, entries will be limited to U.S. only.
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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 much else to do but wait. Essie is looking to spice up those moments with their new futuristic Essie Color Boutique – like a vending machine but way more chic.The Essie Color Boutique will be able to supply you with all the top colors from Essie for polishing – plus nail art how-tos to give you ideas...
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Each weekday, Nail It! selects one gorgeous nail design from followers. Click through to see each day's pick. » *If you would like to enter, submit your original nail art photos to art-sub@creativeage.com, or tag photos on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram with hashtag #nailitdaily.August 2: Adults can still have dinosaurs on their nails, right? Love this quirky scaly guy by @creativenailchick.August 1: Our nails of the day by @kolormekarma may be floral, but they're totally unique!July 31...
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Meet Angela Clark, the entrepreneur behind the indie Gloss ‘n Sparkle.How long have you been making your own polish? My store has been open for over two years but I have been mixing polishes and ‘frankening’ for a while, I remember trying to make the perfect vampy purple/red for myself back in the 90’s as a teenager!What’s your “day job”? I work in retail/fashion as well as being a single mother to a beautiful nearly 7 year old boy.A Face in the CrowdDo any of your polishes have a totally...
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