April's Nails Blog Nail art plus manicure & pedicure news


Video – How to Organize Nail Polish Collection Box

September 26, 2012 at 3:40 AM ET- Looking for an easy way to organize your nail polish, and find what you're looking for quick? Watch this quick and easy tutorial video by Olivia Frescura below:


Fall Candy Corn Nail Art Tutorial Video

September 22, 2012 at 4:57 AM ET - Want to try something a little bit different for Fall and Halloween? Try these candy corn nails by Charis Lincoln for Charisma Star TV.

Products used:

  • Silky Polish Silky Herbal Remedy Base Coat
  • NYX Advance Salon Formula Nail Polish in NPS129 White
  • Shany Cosmetics "Nail Art" Polish in 23 Orange and 8 Yellow
  • Essence Nail Art Special Effect! Topper in "Night in Vegas"
  • Milani Jewel FX Lacquer in 531 Gold
  • Shany Cosmetics Nail Art Jewels
  • Silky Polish Silky Wet-Look Topper

Watch the video tutorial at:

Fall 2012 Candy Corn Nail Art


Glitter Sun Rays Nail Art Tutorial Video

September 21, 2012 at 5:05 AM ET - Discover how to create rays of glitter using thing strips of scotch tape with this video tutorial by Pixie Polish. Products used:

  • Color Club Polish - Base Coat
  • NYC Color Polish - Top Coat
  • Pure Ice Polish - Bite Me
  • Cosmetic Arts Polish - Gold Glitter
  • Sally Hansen Polish - Black Heart

Watch the video tutorial:

rays of glitter 2012 nail art pic


Frankenstein Nail Art Tutorial Video

September 18, 2012 at 9:07 PM ET - Halloween is right around the corner. What better way to celebrate than with these "Lil Frankie" nails. Products used for this tutorial:

  • Double Ended Nail Art Brush
  • Sally Hansen Extreme Wear in Green with Envy
  • Sally Hansen Extreme Wear in Blackout
  • Sally Hansen Salon Polish in All the White Stuff
  • Seche Vite Dry Fast Topcoat


Fall Themed Makeup & Nails Tutorial Video

September 18, 2012 at 8:45 PM ET - New makeup and nail tutorial video using a "Fall Sunset" theme. Colors used include oranges, coppers, plus glitter. Makeup used includes Mac nude cream eyeshadow, Mac "On the Hunt" eyeshadow, Buttercupcake yellow from the "Burning Heart" palette by Sugarpill, Swiss Chocolate from Mac, Sketch burgundy eyeshadow, Lineur Intense eyeliner from L'oreal, Gold nyx glitter, Urban Decay, Tarte Maracuja Miracle Foundation. Nail polishes used are Chic Cipro and Butterflies & Rosebuds from the JulieG brand.

Watch the video:

fall themed makeup tutorial