In my first installment for Nail Talk Radio, the show at Nanette Lepore was all about ‘rebel glam’ and the nails proved the point. I love layering, especially over a good glitter. This essie combination gives an old gold, rock n’ roll feel that’s all at once loud and muted. Try it on your clients as a party finger, or really go all out with all ten digits.
If I had a nickel for every time someone gambled on “it can’t happen to me” when they decided to have their nails done based on bargain pricing, well… I’d be one wealthy nail tech. The very thing that an individual went to a salon to achieve (which is the appearance of healthy and beauty) is what is at risk whenever the elements of “clean” are disregarded out of (more…)
Hi, this is Hillary (aka Solessence). As a fashion week veteran, I’ve reported and photographed trends during shows, admired collections from front of house, and worked the flip side, preparing model’s nails backstage for the same runways. I am thrilled to be bringing trends directly to you for Nail Talk Radio under the newly minted “Recreate the Runway”, where I’ll deconstruct nail fashions and make them salon ready for you. I’m leaving for New York…What questions do you have that I can answer for you? Post in the comments below! Interviews, giveaways and techniques all coming to you soon. Stay tuned.
With vast educational, beauty, and fashion opportunities for today’s nail professional, the choices can become info overload at times. Incorporating technology has also been a factor in changing how our industry communicates with the professional and the goal of this blog is to simplified the trends that are accessible to us and maximize its full potential!