Trend Report – Chickettes: Soak-Off Gel Polish Swatches, Nail Art and Tutorials

Category: Trend Report


Trending at Cosmoprof NA: Acrylic Dip/Pour Systems

I had the pleasure of attending the Cosmoprof North America trade show again this year, and spent a little time scouting out some trends and new products.  One of the first things I noticed is that acrylic dip systems seem to be gaining in popularity.  If you’re not familiar,...


CPNA 2015: New Nail Polish Collections & Products

My last two CPNA posts focused on all of the new happenings in the gel polish world, but I managed to also get a few tidbits of information about some new releases in the world of lacquer too!  The term that I probably heard the most while touring the...


Spring 2015 Pantone Fashion Colors – Gel Polish Edition!

Pantone’s Spring 2015 Women’s Fashion Report highlights ten trending colors for the season.  Per their website, “This season there is an emphasis on the cooler and softer side of the color spectrum, with bold color taking a more supportive role as an accent.”  I posted previously about the Pantone...


Gel Polish Colors in Marsala- Pantone Color of the Year 2015

Pantone’s Color of the Year for 2015 is Marsala. “A naturally robust and earthy wine red, Marsala enriches our minds, bodies and souls.”  I have to admit that I wasn’t overly excited about this color choice when it was first announced, and was hoping for something more bold.  But...


Cosmoprof: Technology and Nails

I’ve always been a bit of a tech geek and am usually first in line when new gadgets come out, so I really enjoyed seeing how technology is playing a role in the world of nails during my Cosmoprof trip!  Did you know that you can turn your fingernail...