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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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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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Beat The Heat, At The Lake and Lemon Limeade glitter toppers courtesy of @madamluck If you are seeking a polish that will add some spice – it’s gotta be Laquerlicious. The indie’s creator, Michelle Neasbitt, puts almost as much glitter as dedication into each and every shade. To see what makes her brand unique, we talked to her one-on-one.Us: What’s your “day job”? Michelle: I’ve been a licensed nail tech for 20 years and I’m also a salon owner.How long have you been making your own polish...
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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.July 18: We love a good pattern. Today it's a tweed by @nailove2807.July 17: Argyle made cute! Art by @nailsbygift using Wistonia stamping plate Call Me Golfer.July 16: A gorgeous, royal purple and regal gold!...
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Get your tough-girl face on! Inglot is partnering up with Disney’s Broadway hit The Lion King to bring you a beauty collection inspired by sunsets on the African Savannah. We love this set because every color has a bronze-undertone: totally flattering for summer. The eye and lip shades are natural and wearable for everyday, so you’re guaranteed to hit pan on all of them. The whole set includes: Freedom System Eye Shadow Palette #606, #108R, and #329, Face Blush #40, Freedom System Lipstick...
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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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For each issue, we select 3 themes (below) and ask our readers to submit their best nails to match! For our November/December issue, we will be accepting nails of the themes listed below before August 4, 2014. They can be hand painted or embellished.Please follow these instructions to submit your looks:1. Send your nail look WITH and WITHOUT your watermark; images must be high-res. 2. Email them to nailit@creativeage.com. 3. Include your full name, city and state (or country, if outside U.S.),...
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Win the China Glaze Off Shore collection! Whether hitting the surf, paddle boarding along the coast, floating down a river or lounging poolside, the season calls for good times and nails drenched in the hottest colors that are sure to make a splash. This set has them all: the China Glaze Off Shore. 10 winners will get the chance to score the entire collection this week by entering below! ENTER HERE ON FACEBOOK » HURRY! Contest ends Tuesday, July 22nd at midnight Pacific Time!
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Need a hit of color, stat? Turn to Color Club Poptastic. This punchy bunch of neons strays from the norm: the first four shades have a soft, luminescent shimmer to them that amps up the brightness. Plus, the formula for each is super smooth, leaving each nail with the opaque glossy finish that makes brights pop.Tip: Lay these down as a base color, let dry, and apply striping tape in a desired pattern. Paint black polish over top and peel off striping tape. The result? Eye-catching rainbow...
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If there were any one collection this season that brought our thoughts directly to a peaceful day on white sands, it would be SpaRitual Drift. Even the name of the set suggests a lazy afternoon by the water. Drift features colors found in the frosted, semi-translucent pale greens and blues of sea glass. Multi-dimensional when layered, they catch the light just like in the shallow waters of the ocean. Additional colors mimic the sun-bleached hues of shells, coral, sand and the treasures found in...
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