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The new Shellac shades everybody’s talking about

CND’s Craft Culture collection combines raw and earthy nail colour shades that are perfect for autumn manicures. Choose from six Shellac shades, eight Vinylux versions and five CND Additives for a new season update that will appeal to all clients. “This season, smoky red oranges, deep reds and weathered blues capture the unique character of custom made goods,” says CND Co-founder and Style ...

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NEW PRODUCT: OPI Retro Summer 16 collection

OPI’s new Retro Summer Summer 16 collection delivers six fresh new shades with a vintage beachside resort feel. From ice cream parlour pink, sunny yellow and citrusy orange to clear-sea coloured blue, it will make a perfect update ahead of summer holidays and wedding season. Available 1 May. Lacquer: £5 + VAT; Special edition lacquer: £6.50 + VAT; GelColor: £14.95 + VAT; Tel: 01923 240 010; Opiuk.com

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NEW PRODUCT: Lecenté summer glitter collection

Lecenté has launched its summer glitter collection, with seven sparkling new shades sure to brighten up manis and pedis for clients’ holidays. The vivid range offers up two Stardust shades, two Iridescent and three brand new Strand glitters, with rectangular glitter strands which sit flat against the nail reflecting light for a statement sparkle. From £3.99-£6.95 + VAT each; Tel: 0333 000 700; Sweetsquared.com ...

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NEW PRODUCT: Gellux Feel the Vibe collection

Inspired by Rio’s upcoming Olympic Games, Salon System’s new Gellux shades – the Feel the Vibe collection – combines pops of colour, soft pastels and neon brights ideal to update mani and pedi services for summer. £11.95 + VAT each; Available from wholesalers nationwide  

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NEW PRODUCT: Crystal Nails SS16 Crystalac collections

Crystal Nails has released its SS16 Crystalac collections inspired by springtime flowers and lighter, warmer days. Choose from Three-Step Crystalac for extreme durability and vivid colours, or One-Step Crystalac for softer, lighter shades including new trend colours Rose Quartz and Serenity. £15.95/Three-Step; £14.80/One-Step; Crystalnails4u.co.uk        

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NEW PRODUCT: OPI Brights ‘Alice Through the Looking Glass’ collection

OPI is celebrating the May 2016 release of Disney’s Alice Through The Looking Glass with a new Brights collection inspired by the film’s whimsical characters and settings. From tea-party perfect pastels to vivid cerulean blue and magical shimmer shades, the 9-strong colour offer is ideal for imaginative manicures this spring. Lacquer: £5 + VAT; Special edition lacquer: £6.50 + VAT; GelColor: £14.95 + VAT; Tel: 01923 240 010; Opiuk.com  

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NEW PRODUCT: Yours Loves Sascha Gossen

Dutch nail art company Yours Cosmetics has collaborated with Netherlands-based CND education ambassador Sascha Gossen on a new professionally-developed ‘Stamping System’ perfect for use in salon. The line offers 15 cutting-edge nail designs with a quick and easy four-step application ensuring high quality results in minutes. The collection also includes a stamper and scraper tools. £4.25 +VAT/per plate; Tel: 0845 210 6060; Sweetsquared.com    

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NEW PRODUCT: The Bridal Party collection by All That Jazz

All That Jazz’s new limited edition Encore Selection collection The Bridal Party offers a palette of soft and glamorous shades to take brides-to-be from engagement to their big day. From pastel and neon pinks to champagne shimmer, the new shades offer a romantic refresh for your colour selection ahead of wedding season. £5.83 + VAT each; Tel: 01708 465 900; Allthatjazzuk.com

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NEW PRODUCT: CND Creative Play Nail Lacquer

Creative Play is the newest nail lacquer collection from CND, offering a palette of 80 colours across 10 different finishes to cater to clients after frequent colour changes with minimal fuss. Formulated with micronized pigments, the short-wear three-step system delivers smooth, uniform application with high-gloss and richly saturated colour. Available from May. Tel: 0113 217 3800; Sweetsquared.com 

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The quickest colour finish

*SPONSORED POST For clients after the latest seasonal colours and a super-fast finish for their nail extensions, look to Crystal Nail’s Royal Gel hard gel colours – they’re so highly pigmented that they normally only require one coat and also cure without a sticky layer to remove. Step by Step 1. Shape and buff your nail extensions 2. Apply a ...

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