Posts tagged "manicures"

Blowin’ Money Fast

Ever noticed how the minute you get your hands on some money, you find a ton of things you’d like to spend it on? Well, that’s the inspiration behind “Blowin’…

Annika Harris | September 9, 2010 - 1:50 pm

How To Give Yourself A Funky Reverse French Manicure

One of the hottest manicure trends of the past few seasons has been the reverse French manicure. This tip-trend turns the traditionally demure pink and cream color combo on its…

StyleList Home | August 8, 2010 - 1:30 pm

Enough With The Alexander McQueen Tribute Products

That fashion designer Alexander McQueen committed suicide earlier this year was tragic enough. That a group of vultures are using his death to line their pockets with cash is plain…

Susannah Breslin | July 30, 2010 - 2:40 pm

Forget Plain Matte Nails, Texture’s Where It’s At

I had a hard time comprehending matte nails when the trend took off last year. I mean, isn’t the point of a manicure to make your nails shine? Then add…

Annika Harris | July 20, 2010 - 2:50 pm

Viva La Nail Polish

As summer heats up, so do our nail polish colors. Orly’s Viva Collection includes four vibrant, Latin-inspired shades to celebrate the season. Head to the beach with dark blue La…

Lauren Gold | June 11, 2010 - 1:50 pm

Revlon Offers Nail Polish You Can Sniff

When I was a kid, I loved those smelly markers so much that I refused to color with them for fear they would run out of scent. Obviously, they eventually…

Bianca Posterli | June 2, 2010 - 4:40 pm

Which Celebrity Paints Her Dog’s Toenails?

Celebrities like their pets as glamorous as themselves. Who painted her pooch’s toenails hot pink? Read more

StyleList Home | May 27, 2010 - 8:15 pm

Think Twice Before Drying Your Nails At Salons

Personally, I loathe the little hand dryers at nail salons because I see them as a breeding area for germs. But most of the time, I’ll suck it up in…

Bianca Posterli | May 26, 2010 - 4:20 pm

How Do We Feel About Chocolate Brown Nails?

This has definitely been the year of embracing off-beat nail polish colors, and, generally, we were pretty open to the taupes, grays, and jades that caught our eyes on the…

Leonora Epstein | March 18, 2010 - 11:40 am

Hang Nails At Gareth Pugh

Models wore chain-embellished clothes at the Gareth Pugh show in Paris earlier this week, so nail pro Marian Newman for Creative Nail Design extended the look to their nails, too.

Catherine Strawn | March 5, 2010 - 3:10 pm

Textured Nails: Cool Or Crazy?

During New York Fashion Week, we saw a couple of sets of textured nails, and the three-dimensional trend has continued at London Fashion Week. J. Maskrey, known for skin jewelry…

Catherine Strawn | February 22, 2010 - 2:20 pm

Serena Williams Is Enrolled In Beauty School!?

The ol’ backhand must be getting a little rusty if Serena Williams is training for a second career as a nail tech. The tennis champ recently enrolled in a 240-hour…

Lauren Panariello | February 17, 2010 - 8:10 pm

Poll: Do You Match Your Fingernail Polish To Your Toes?

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Annika Harris | February 17, 2010 - 5:10 pm

How To Make An At-Home Manicure Look Professional

While I was backstage at New York Fashion Week, I got to chat with Nonie Creme, the founding creative director of Butter London. (In case you’re not familiar, Butter London…

Catherine Strawn | February 16, 2010 - 8:00 pm

Dashing Diva Gives Minx Nails A Run For Its Money

Minx Nails pretty much cornered the market on metallic nails the minute it burst onto the scene because no polish could compete with its high-shine foil-like quality. But now Dashing…

Annika Harris | February 13, 2010 - 2:31 pm

Poll: Which Nail Shape Do You Prefer?

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Annika Harris | February 8, 2010 - 12:40 pm

The Frisky Gets Minxed

Minx Nails became a favorite among celebrities and fashionistas for its bold patterns and metallic colors. But now, they’re offering a new line of nail coverings that are…

Annika Harris | January 21, 2010 - 6:00 pm

Pinking Shears Manicure, Anyone?

We’ve featured a lot of weird manicures here, but these pinking shears nails really take the cake. I’m not sure who created this, er, look, or how they did it,…

Susannah Breslin | January 21, 2010 - 1:15 pm

Check This Out: The Daily Nail Blog

What is it with bloggers and their year-long challenges? Twelve months to thin, cook all of Julia Child’s recipes, wear the same dress everyday, survive 365 days in Paris. (That…

Leonora Epstein | November 11, 2009 - 6:20 pm

The Frizzy Hair/Nice Nails Trade-Off

Humidity makes your hair look like ass, but British researchers have discovered Mother Nature’s awful mugginess is actually optimal for growing nails that don’t split! Air with 55 percent humidity…

Jessica Wakeman | August 27, 2009 - 3:50 pm