Posts tagged "manicures"

What Are Hump Nails & Why Are They A Thing?

I am shocked and I am horrified. I have no words for what I have just accosted my eyes with. Hump nails, also called bubble nails, are created by layering…

College Candy | August 4, 2015 - 4:45 pm

Beauty IRL: It’s Okay To Feel Bad About Your Manicures

Luxury is never cheap. …

Megan Reynolds | May 13, 2015 - 1:00 pm

Governor Cuomo Orders Emergency Measures Against Nail Salon Hazards

Just days after the New York Times’ devastating and illuminating two-part opus on the nail salon industry in New York, change is already afoot. Now, the Times reports that on Sunday,…

Megan Reynolds | May 11, 2015 - 10:40 am

#Problematic: Cheap Pedicures, Dad Bods & Sugar-Bombing Adam Levine

It’s almost mid year, and you know what that means? This is the moment we all shine. Half of a year is pretty much extinguished, you are aging, the cat…

Chloe Stillwell | May 8, 2015 - 3:00 pm

Beauty Test Drive: Dermelect’s “ME” Nail Lacquer Is Chip-Free (For A While Anyway)

I have a mild obsession with any type of nail “system” that involves magic combinations of top coats and secret polish formulas. While I happily fork over cash for pointless purchases in other…

Claire Hannum | April 1, 2015 - 10:00 am

30 Hideously Festive Manicures That Are Ruining Christmas

Hey girl. Bad news. Your heavily decal-ed, excessively red-and-green, badly doodled nail art is ruining Christmas. Not to be a Scrooge, but that melty-faced Santa on your thumb might as…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | December 11, 2013 - 10:00 am

34 Festive Holiday Manicures That Aren’t Hideously Tacky

It needs to be said: nail art, especially around the holidays, goes too far. Little pinky Santas and toe-thumb Rudolphs or all 10 fingers painted to look like wrapped presents,…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | December 9, 2013 - 9:00 am

Well Played: Julianne Hough & Olivia Munn Get Their Nails Did

If you were worried about how Julianne Hough was doing since the end of her contractual relationship with Ryan Seacrest ended, well, worry no more. By all accounts, she seems…

Julie Gerstein | April 4, 2013 - 4:20 pm

Oh Great, UV Lights Used For Gel Manicures May Cause Skin Cancer

Gel manicures are fairly new, and like many things, they come with a host of pros (like staying glossy and chip-free for over 2 weeks) and cons (we know…

Rachel Krause | March 9, 2013 - 1:00 pm

30 Easy Ways To Ruin Your Manicure

I consider myself something of a connoisseur of ruining manicures. Super cheap salon manicures, at-home manicures, high-end spa manicures: no matter how I acquired my freshly painted nails, I’ve smeared,…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | February 26, 2013 - 9:00 am

An Inner Monologue For Every At-Home Manicure I’ve Ever Done

The scene: 8:30 p.m pretty much every Tuesday, my living room.

Alright, I’ve got my glass of wine poured, yoga pants on, “Parks & Rec” cued up on…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | November 5, 2012 - 9:00 am

Katy Perry Nails Her Obama Endorsement

Katy Perry performed at a concert to support Obama in LA this weekend, and obviously she rocked a customized presidential manicure, complete with teeny tiny photos of Obama’s beaming smile.

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | October 9, 2012 - 2:40 pm

Serial Manicure Ruiners Can Now Invest In A Stylish Set Of Fingernail Covers

At this point I should know better than to get my nails done, because every single time I leave the salon with a fresh manicure, it’s inevitably ruined by the…

Rachel Krause | October 3, 2012 - 12:20 pm

Now Your Hands Can Be A Coloring Book

One of the saddest parts of being an adult is the lack of opportunities to use crayons, which is why I’m so stoked about this pack of Crayola nail polish,…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | August 6, 2012 - 11:40 am

The 15 Best Nail Art Blogs

One of the best things about being online editors is that we get to spend hours perusing the web for inspiration (even though this may not be best for our…

Stylelist | July 27, 2012 - 5:10 pm

Quiz: Guess The Crazy Celeb Nail Art!

French manicures, simple red polish, and even super vampy shades are for manicure traditionalists. Those who want to make a style statement from head-to-toe and to the tips of their…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | June 29, 2012 - 8:00 am

Chart: Things That Actually Remove Your Nail Polish

Winona and I agree: Nail polish remover isn’t always the best at, you know, actually removing nail polish. Instead, we’ve found that your average quotidian activities like oh, typing, sleeping…

Julie Gerstein | March 28, 2012 - 9:40 am

Get Nailed With Simcha: Straight Off The New York Fashion Week Runways

To my Frisky peeps, I’m Simcha. But did you know I have a nail art alter ego? Yep, you can also call me Miss Pop. For the past couple of years,…

Simcha | March 1, 2012 - 2:00 pm
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