Aya Miyako of Marie Nails 0

Name: Aya Miyako

Salon: Marie Nails, Koreatown, CA

Instagram: aya84ichigo

What inspires your designs?

Simplicity, and pictures from Instagram, or magazines.   

What's the most "out there." non-traditional material you've incorporated into a manicure?

feathers, lace (but I found it very difficult to work with). 

Describe a favorite manicure you've performed?

I'm a traditionalist- French sculpture.  A true set of pink and whites. 

What's a favorite trick you've learned?

Patience, practice, not giving up, and continued education, for there's always room for improvement.  

What's the most unique request you've received from a client?

a ding ling and a gigantic bow.