Tag: nails

It’s Official: Nail Art Is Being Taken Over By White Women

Photo: iStock Black people can’t have anything. I have no problem with white women getting a french manicure or maybe one finger of sparkly polish on their nails, but they’ve been gentrifying nail art long enough. Their latest discovery? “Nail sculptures.” What is a nail sculpture? To us black folks, it’s just jewels and embellishments […]

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How Jin Soon Choi Became the Fashion Industry’s Most Sought-After Manicurist

Not to mention the founder of a beloved New York City nail salon and an eponymous line of polish. Jin Soon Choi. Photo: Courtesy of Jin Soon In our long-running series “How I’m Making It,” we talk to people making a living in the fashion and beauty industries about how they broke in and found […]

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