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About CND

Founded in 1979 and based in Vista, CA, CND (Creative Nail Design, Inc.) is the global leader in professional nail, hand and foot beauty - including CND® SHELLAC® brand 14+ day nail color. Deeply committed to advancing the nail care industry, CND devotes significant time and resources to product research and development, education and customer support. CND is an industry-leading advocate for the role of nail care in personal beauty and fashion.

mission

To be valued globally by the beauty professional and their clients as THE resource for innovative and reliable nail products and services. Learn what this means to CND.

heritage

The nail industry’s most innovative company began in a dentist’s office! Discover the history behind CND.

leadership

CND’s leadership team exemplifies the company’s core values and is inspired daily by our customer – the beauty professional. Meet the CND VIPs.