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Kitties And Kawaii! Top 5 Places To Score Amazing Nail Art

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    Nail art is not just a trend anymore. Bedazzling your claws and brightening your tips isn't a "thing" done by aficionados, but is now (like the name implies) an actual art. Like lips, eyes, and hair, the care of your nails has officially taken the center-stage. Long gone are the demure days of french manicures and solid hues. Today, South Florida females are getting more adventurous with their finger nails. From Kawaii (3-D nail art popular in Japanese Harajuku culture) to a Christian Louboutin-inspired mani plus Swarovski bedazzled tips, the options are endless in the 305. So ditch your "red" or "nude" and show some 'tude with one of these five stellar salons. One thing you can bet on is that these label-loving gals create nails as flashy and show-stopping as their cars, pumps and personalities.

    Here are our top five Miami salons for head-turning hands. Click through to see five spots to get nailed!

    Photo: Courtesy of Midtown Nail Bar
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