Claudia is a house nail artist at D'Licious Nails Nail art and lash studio

House Nail Artist

Claudia Castorena

Claudia is the first House Nail Artist at D’Licious Nails. Her style is one that is influenced in part by the Japanese nail art scene.  She has been working at mastering craft and has taken classes to get better at doing nails, she is a Swarovski certified nail artist and certified at using Kokoist gel on nails.

Artist Skill Level

Manicuring

5/5

Hard Gel

4/5

Acrylics

4/5

Aprés Gel X

4/5

Nail Art

4/5

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Claudia is a versatile artist that is able to use acrylics to create the nails you want. She is comfortable using Aprés Gel-X to do quick extensions. She loves doing detailed nail art in any shape or can do a simple gel manicure to help your hands look amazing. 

30 Min

$ 25
  • Gel polish removal and clean up or short acrylic removal (EMA)
  • Kids mani with polish and simple nail art
  • Nail art add on(simple design)
  • Nail Fix

1 Hr

$ 50
  • MMA removal
  • Gel manicure

1 Hr 30 Min

$ 75
  • Gel manicure with nail art
  • Semi hard gel manicure
  • Aprés gel extensions
  • Acrylic Fills

2 Hr

$ 100
  • Semi Hard gel manicure with nail art
  • Aprés gel extensions with nail art
  • Sculpted acrylic nails

2 hr 30 Min

$ 125
  • Acrylic extensions with nail art
  • Sculpted acrylic nails with nail art

3 Hr

$ 150
  • Nails with extra nail art and detail
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Artist Portfolio

Here are Claudia’s latest designs. She can help make your nails look as great as these.

#Claudia1HR

In one hour she can do a gel manicure with simple nail art.

  • Cute gel manicure for the fall🍁🍂used @kokoistusa  E-218 smoky persimmon and E-83 amber micro glitter. #dliciousnailsbyclaudia #claudia1hr #elpasonails #elpasonailartist #gelnails #gelmanicure #elpasogelnails
  • Valentine’s Day themed art 💕gel manicure 💅🏼. #dliciousnailsbyclaudia #claudia1hr #gelmanicure #elpasonails

#Claudia1HR30

In one hour and thirty minutes, she can do simple extensions using acrylic or Après Gel-X extensions.

  • Surround yourself with nail polish, not negativity 😉 #claudia1hr30 #hardgelnails #dliciousnailsep #elpasonails #naillife #nailporn
  • Pink Marble gel manicure🤍 #claudia1hr30 #pinkmarblenails #elpasogelnails #dliciousnailsbyclaudia #elpasonails #houseartist #heyelpaso #nails2inspire #itsallgoodep #havefunwithit
  • Moon manicures will always be one of my favorite looks. Love this combination of pearl and gold😍 this is a gel manicure a 1 hour and 30 minute service. #dliciousnailsbyclaudia #claudia1hr30 #gelmanicure #gelnails #elpasonails #elpasonailartist
  • Tortoiseshell!!!😍 one of my most favorite nail art techniques to do🤗 gel manicure for 1 hour and 30. #dliciousnailsbyclaudia #claudia1hr30 #gelmanicure #gelnails #elpasonails #elpasonailart #elpasogelnails
  • I love this shade of blue😍 gel manicure using kokoist bonding duo as the base. #dliciousnailsbyclaudia #claudia1hr30 #gelmanicure #gelnails #elpasonails #elpasonailartist
  • I forgot to post this gel manicure I got to do a few days before Halloween! I love the smokiness of it🤗 this was a 1 hour and 30 minute appointment.  #dliciousnailsbyclaudia #claudia1hr30 #gelmanicure #gelnails #elpasonails #elpasonailartist #elpasogelnails
  • Princess Jasmine nails. Gel manicure with marbling. #dliciousnailsbyclaudia #claudia1hr30 #gelmanicure #gelnails #marblenails #elpasonails #elpasonailartist #elpasonailstudio
  • Gel manicure on short natural nails🤗loving this amethyst look! #dliciousnailsbyclaudia #claudia1hr30 #gelnails #gelmanicure #amethystnails #elpasonails #elpasonailsalon #elpasonailartist #nailartist
  • This has been a popular look lately🤗 gel manicure with marble detail. This took 1hr and 30 minutes. This type of marbling technique is very detailed and has a lot involved in creating it. I also built the base coat pretty good too🤗#dliciousnailsbyclaudia #claudia1hr30 #gelnails #gelmanicure #elpasonails #elpasonailsalon #elpasonailartist
  • Gel manicure done by house nail artist Claudia @artisannails #dliciousnailsbyclaudia #claudia1hr30  #gelmanicure #915nails #elpasonails
  • Gel manicure with a bit of sugaring🤗 I removed the previous gel color before starting. This took me an hour and a half. #dliciousnailsbyclaudia #claudia1hr30 #elpasonails #elpasonailstudio #itsallgoodep #gelmanicure #gelnails
  • Loving this look and client nailfie so much. I love creating marble and stone looks with depth. No flat one dimensional marble here 🤗 #dliciousnailsbyclaudia #claudia1hr30 #gelmanicure #allgel
  • Check out this marble technique gel manicure done by our house nail artist Claudia @artisannails #dliciousnailsbyclaudia #claudia1hr30 #gelmanicure #marblenails #elpasonails elpasonailsalon
  • Brand new set using the Apres Gel-X system. We used the short stiletto full cover extensions to achieve this look. No cutting or reshaping was done🤗 This only took an hour and 20 minutes to achieve! #dliciousnailsbyclaudia #claudia1hr30 #apresgelx #apresnails #gelnails #elpasonail #elpasonailartist

#Claudia2HR

In two hours she can sculpt and create nails with an extra touch of art

  • First stone look gel manicure since I’ve been back!🤗we had to rebuild the base with semi hard gel, since it’s been two months. This set should should grow out nicely. This took two hours to build a structured base and to do the marbling. #dliciousnailsbyclaudia #claudia2hrs  #gelmanicure #elpasonails #elpasonailartist
  • This structured gel manicure, done with semi hard gel by our house artist Claudia @artisannails the benefits of this manicure help your nails grow out. It’s flexibility also feels like your own nails! #dliciousnailsbyclaudia #claudia2hrs #gelmanicure
  • Loving these Jade nails 💕 semi hard gel fills and jade nail art. 2 hour service. #dliciousnailsbyclaudia #claudia2hrs #gelmanicure
  • Loving this floral print. Started off with semi hard gel fills, and used a foil to get this pattern. Total appointment time was 2 hours🤗#dliciousnailsbyclaudia #claudia2hrs #gelnails #gelmanicure #elpasonails #elpasonailart
  • Loving these pink shades. Gel manicure with a structured base. Used kokoist platinum bond duo. Helps to grow out your nails! This was a 2 hour appointment:) #dliciousnailsbyclaudia #claudia2hrs  #gelmanicure #gelnails #elpasonails #elpasonailart
  • Nice and sparkly gel manicure💅🏼 this is a  2 hour service #dliciousnailsbyclaudia #claudia2hrs #elpasonails #elpasonailartist #elpasogelmanicure #elpasogelnails #gelmanicure
  • Client brought in a picture of an existing manicure and we recreated it. I used kokoist’s Gelip extension system to create length. It’s similar to the apres gel -x, but with this system you can do fills and not need to soak off like with apres :) it’s definitely a nice way to grow out your natural nails 💅🏼 #dliciousnailsbyclaudia #claudia2hrs #elpasonails #elpasonailartist #gelnails
  • Beetle juice inspired gel manicure. We started off with removal of a previous gel manicure. #dliciousnailsbyclaudia #claudia2hrs  #elpasonails #gelmanicure #gelnails

#Claudia2HR30

In two hours and thirty minutes she can do nails with more nail art work.

  • My nails from last week:) did a meticulous manicure followed by semi hard gel fills. A soft gradation (ombré) and some gold pieces and tiny Swarovski 🤗 this would be a 2 hour and 30 minute service. #dliciousnailsbyclaudia #Claudia2hr30 #gelnails #elpasonails #elpasogelnails
  • Gel manicure on natural nails!🤗 this was a two hour appointment, since there was some encapsulation and gem application involved. #dliciousnailsbyclaudia #claudia2hr30 #gelmanicure #gelnails #elpasonails #elpasonailartist #itsallgoodep #elpasogelnails