celebrity manicurist

Ali Magliveras essie australia nail director

With 20 years of experience, Ali Magliveras is one of the most respected professionals in the Australian beauty industry. I met Ali first time at MBFWA in 2014. Like some kind of nail fairy, she was quickly painting nails here and there, answering questions, posing for photos, always impeccably professional and always smiling in the READ MORE

Mei Kawajiri aka Nails By Mei ciaomanhattan2012

With pop art illustrations, miniature geometric prints, detailed portraits and 3D sculptures, nail designs created by Mei Kawajiri really justify the term ‘nail art’. In fact ‘nail fine art’ would be more appropriate to describe these hand painted, photo-realistic images painted without stencils or stickers. In 2012 Mei left her Tokyo salon to pursue her dreams in New READ MORE

Mia Rubie Superflynails owner of Sparkle San Francisco nail salon

If you see a stunning mix of bright colors, intricate patterns and 3D embellishments you’re probably looking at a Mia Rubie nail design. Somehow she makes this crazy mix of prints and colours work. For most of us, attempting this mix of styles would look like a crash in a nail art shop but she pulls off READ MORE

Electra Miss G's Nail Lounge

Australia Day was just yesterday, so it’s time to celebrate our local nail artists! When I visited the Gold Coast last year, the two names on everybody’s lips were Nicole from Adore Girls Parlour and Electra from Miss G’s Nail Lounge. Both are young, hard working and incredibly talented. We published Nicole’s Nail File last READ MORE

nicole hague Adore girls parlour

Adore Dolls Parlour is one of the most popular nail art salons in Australia. Located on the sunny Gold Coast, these guys have won hearts and nails of many. Their clients have included Lorde and Snoop Dog. They are young, fearless and super talented! No wonder clients are willing to fly interstate just to get READ MORE