Tag Archives: Nails

Favorite Summer Nailpolishes

Nails are my least favorite beauty ritual. I hate polishing them myself, and I hate getting manicures even more. I can’t sit still, and they always smudge the second I leave the nail salon! Still, I feel naked without polish. … Continue reading

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OPI Summer ’12: Vintage Minnie Mouse

This post is dedicated to Danielle, the biggest Disney lover I know. This summer, OPI is paying homage to the original screen siren: Minnie Mouse. The Disney lady steals the spotlight in “Vintage Minnie Mouse,” a 4-piece collection inspired by … Continue reading

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Spring’s Prettiest Nailpolishes

Spring is just around the corner, and I’ve been lightening up my nails for a few weeks now to get in the spirit. Now till Labor Day is, in my opinion, the best time to play with your nails! The … Continue reading

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Pretty As A Pin

Pinterest has become a full-fledged obsession for me. From fashion ideas to home decor and recipes (and so much more), it’s got everything you need to craft inspiration boards that curate what speaks to you. But one of the most … Continue reading

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Let Your Inner Artist Out By Water Marbling

Image via All Lacquered Up I’m quite late to the game on this, but I recently heard about water marbling, the (new-to-me) nailpolish application technique that takes nail art to a whole new level. It gives you funky, tie-dyed-esque designs … Continue reading

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Gel-ous: A Fling With OPI Axxium

My nails are my biggest embarrassment. I find myself folding my fingers into my palms and tucking them under my legs when sitting far too often. Every time my nails start to grow past my fingertips, I inevitably start picking … Continue reading

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A Little Sparkle

This week, I added a little twist to my standard manicure. I dusted the tip of my ring fingertip with glitter. It’s a fun way to embellish your ring finger (or any finger of your choice) with just a hint … Continue reading

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Summer Beauty Survival Guide 2011

Summer is a tough season for looking your best. Although (fake) tans and natural sun-kissed highlights are super flattering, dealing with woes like frizzy hair and suburn can really bring you down. Not to mention heatwaves that make you sweat … Continue reading

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A New Twist on the Summer Manicure

Photo courtesy Astrid Stawiarz/Getty Images Summer is a great time to experiment with nailpolish you’d normally be too timid to try. Vibrant tropical-inspired hues and electric hues are perfect for lazy summer days. And if you hate it, just swipe … Continue reading

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New Obsession: Calgel Nails

When I saw the ridiculously sparkly gold nails in the photo above on Cupcakes & Cashmere, I contacted blogger Emily right away to ask her what polish she used. Turns out it wasn’t a polish at all, but Calgel, a … Continue reading

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