Nails
Thu 02.19
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Christian Louboutin Now Has 31 ‘Spiked’ Nail Polishes

Inspired by his notoriously high heels, Christian Louboutin launched a nail polish in – what else – his signature red hue. The $50 polish was such a smash hit that just a few months later the brand released a whopping 31 shades.

Fri 02.13
Butter London Glitter Scrubbers Textured Remover Wipes

Butter LONDON Glitter Scrubbers Textured Remover Wipes

Who didn’t go through a Deborah Lippmann glitter nail polish phase?! Mine lasted a solid two years. I couldn’t get enough of Happy Birthday and her black polish with red flecks. If only butter LONDON Glitter Scrubbers Textured Remover Wipes had existed back then.

Tue 02.03
Nails inc by Victoria, Victoria Beckham

Nails inc by Victoria, Victoria Beckham

Here’s hoping Victoria Beckham launches a full range of makeup and skincare because I don’t doubt it would be as impeccable as Tom Ford’s. Case in point, her just-released collaboration with Nails inc. Look at the bottle of her polish!! How chic!

Mon 02.02
Jamberry Nails Heart Health Awareness Nail Wraps

Jamberry Nails Heart Health Awareness Nail Wraps: The Heart of the Matter

February isn’t just a month associated with hearts because of Valentine’s Day. It’s also Heart Health Awareness Month!

Wed 12.24
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Essie Second Shine Around Top Coat: Make Your Manicure Last

The key to a longlasting manicure is all in the top coat and manicurists often recommend re-applying your top coat every other day to lengthen the wear of your manicure. Often however I find that my nails will start to chip shortly after re-applying my top coat because the polish gets too thick…

Tue 12.16
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Frugal Snob: & Other Stories Launches Stateside

Unlike COS which has been around for awhile now across Europe and Asia, Swedish brand & Other Stories – which like COS is owned by H&M – just launched overseas about a year ago and recently in the US with a retail store in NYC and an online web shop.

Tue 11.18
Essie Launches Limited Edition Winter Collection

Essie Limited Edition Winter Collection

Two things have completely changed my DIY manicures. One, I’ve been using cuticle oil almost daily to keep me cuticles moisturized. All you do is brush a tiny bit of the oil on the base of your nails and massage it into your cuticles – you shouldn’t need clipping if you do this consistently (I’ve been using this one from essie).

Tue 10.28
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Frugal Snob: Nuance by Salma Hayek Nail Polishes

To launch the newest polishes for her Nuance line, Salma Hayek sent out candy sushi that tied into the new shades…

Tue 09.23
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Fall 2014 from Giorgio Armani Beauty

Giorgio Armani launched his new limited edition beauty collection, Fade to Grey, on the Fall 2014 runwayicon. The products were all tested out backstage and while Armani has had a successful cosmetics line for awhile it was only recently that I started using his products. I was lured in by the gorgeous packaging.