At Dashing Diva our mission is to offer magical nail moments by reimagining the traditional salon manicure. We provide women with cutting-edge, trendy and creative nail solutions that deliver salon quality results. Through genius innovation, we deliver transformational products that are fun, quick, safe – and always easy to apply.

What We Sell

Innovative nail care products that maximize quality, comfort durability and styles simultaneously. With the belief that nails are a canvas for self-expression and self-care, Dashing Diva continues to push the envelope, surpassing the salon looks with fun, simple, easy to apply and chic products. Products range from press on gel nails, nail strips, nail art, treatment and gel polishes to patented Virtual Nails and more!

Our Story


Manufacturer First

Headquartered in New York, KMC Exim is founded by John (S.Y.) Chang. We lead the way with 70 product patents, manufacturing 90% of the artificial nails in the whole world!

Diva Defined

Dashing Diva is born bringing art and innovation to the nail fanatics everywhere.



The Royal Treatment

We open the first NYC salon to re-invent the nail salon experience with unprecedented levels of hygiene and sanitation in a unique and “instagrammable” space before Instagram was even a thing. Did we mention the cosmos on Thursday and Friday nights?

Award Winners

New York Magazine names Dashing Diva “Best Manicure Experience” in its annual “Best of” issue.



Dashing Diva Goes Global

We wanted to share our love of nails with the world, so we opened salons worldwide.

Seeing Stars

Beyoncé & Rihanna are spotted coming out of Dashing Diva Salons.



Go Like a Pro

Dashing Diva offers key innovations to the professionals.

Making Virtual Reality

Celeb manicurist Pattie Yankee creates a sensation using our Virtual Nails for Katy Perry’s Smurf design nails.



All Access Diva

We want everyone to put their best nails forward. So, we partnered with some of the biggest designers at NYFW to help nail their look: L.A.M.B, The Arise, Jeremy Scott, Naeema Khan, Badgley Mischka, J Mendel to name a few.

Take Two: Met Gala Mani

Celeb manicurist Pattie Yankee relies on our Virtual Nails again for Katy Perry’s Met Gala look.



Making Magic

We launch MagicPress Press On Gel Nails in Korea making the one second gel manicure possible.

Style Star

Dashing Diva is awarded an Instyle Star Beauty Award for two consecutive years.



Making Magic

We launch MagicPress Press On Gel Nails in Korea making the one second gel manicure possible.

Dynamic Duo

We partnered with rising nail artist, Unistella to bring her unique designs to life.



Store Floor Frenzy

Dashing Diva expands into major retailers Ulta.com, Sally Beauty and Walmart.

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