Posts tagged "nails"

This Is What Lena Dunham Is Doing In Preparation For The Emmys

"Zooey Deschanel and I have been e-mailing all morning, like, 'Can you believe the women that we are getting mentioned in the same breath as?' Also, we’re planning our Emmy nails … She’s got a lot of nail style. I mean, I have a couple ideas, too … I want to shock the world with…
By: Rachel Krause / July 20, 2012

A Meth Manicure For “Breaking Bad” Fans

Happy "Breaking Bad" Season Premiere Day! I'm pretty sure this "BB"-inspired manicure would look amazing with a hazmat suit. [Deviant Art]…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / July 15, 2012

Get Nailed With Miss Pop: Ice Cream & Caviar

If you ask me, the best part about summer is all the seasonal ice cream shops that pop up. Even though I’m an adult (barely), I still can’t stop my cone from melting all over my hands. So, it seemed natural to recreate that drippy deliciousness on my fingers, this time with my collection of…
By: Simcha / July 13, 2012

Get Nailed With Miss Pop: Stud It Up!

This summer, I’m all about the studs. And not just the shirtless ones at the beach (although I would also like to get my hands on some of them too.) For my beauty expert buddies at Lifebooker, I bedazzled some series nail hardware. Check out editor Anna’s done up digits— hope she’s not…
By: Simcha / July 5, 2012

Get Nailed: “Baby, You’re A Firework” Nail Art How-To

America, land of the free, home of the brave DIY nail artists like you, gurl. So, get out your metallic polishes because we’re gonna salute this nation. And what better way than with some sparkly firework fingers?
By: Simcha / July 3, 2012

These Charlotte Olympia Kitty Cat Nails Make Me Reevaluate My Position On Nail Art

Paging Miss Pop: I need these nails, stat! The lovely Elizabeth of fashion and DIY blog Moveslightly combines my two favorite things in the world, beauty and cats, into one squee-worthy package. These kitty nails, inspired by a pair of Charlotte Olympia flats, aren't just adorable — they also look pretty doable, provided…
By: Rachel Krause / July 3, 2012

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 fingers have embraced over-the-top nail art designs, shapes, and decals. But can you identify which celebs are flaunting the bold manicures in this slideshow? Take…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / June 29, 2012

16 Examples Of Crazy Pop Culture-Inspired Nail Art

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By: theBERRY / June 23, 2012

Get Nailed With Miss Pop: Rockin’ Rockaway Beach Nails

It’s the first day of summer. Time to hit the beach! I can’t make it out ‘til this weekend, but my nails are so already there. Here are my “Seaside In Aguadilla” nails, the design I reference in the new July Issue of Marie Claire (check me out on page 162!).
By: Simcha / June 21, 2012

Dog Nail Polish Is Totally A Thing Now

You were worried, weren't you, that your dog was going to completely throw off your outfit. Well, never fea, we've got a solution! Dog nail polish is now a thing, so matching your purse to your pooch won't be a problem again. Developed by the pet grooming company Warren London, the Pawdicure Polish Pens come…
By: Julie Gerstein / June 19, 2012

A Polish Color To End All Polish Colors

Summertime is all about the colors on your nails and, girl, have I got the color for you: Anardana, from the Thakoon for NARS collaboration. Gorgeous, right?  This color is professional enough for work, sexy enough for a night of dancing under the stars, and girly enough for a picnic in the park. But if…
By: Jessica Wakeman / June 19, 2012

Get Nailed: Kelly Kapowski Fantasy Nails By Miss Pop

Love our girl Simcha, aka Miss Pop, and her nail art skillz as much as we do? Then you'll want to watch the first tutorial video for Urban Outfitters! Find out how to do "Kelly Kapowski Fantasy" nails that would make Lisa Turtle totally jealous. [Urban Outfitters via Miss Pop]…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / June 18, 2012

Beauty Test Drive: Dermelect ME Peptide Infused Nail Color Treatment

I'm not going to lie: I get a manicure once a week. It's a luxury, yes, but for me it's a necessary one that's worth the $13 and twenty minutes of dry time. You see, I err on the side of, ahem, nonchalant when it comes to my "look" — I think Kate Moss, you…
By: Rachel Krause / June 16, 2012

Get Nailed With Miss Pop: How To Get Neon Ombre Nails

I just got my polished paws on Deborah Lippmann’s  Run The World (Girls) summer mini set. With this many hawt neon shades at my fingertips, I just had to take ‘em for a spin with an ombré fade. It’s a look right off the Spring 2012 runway. But the best part is, it’…
By: Simcha / June 14, 2012

Get Nailed With Miss Pop: “Mad Men” Nail Art

I’m baaaaaaack! You know I could never really leave you, baby. So you can catch me, Simcha — also known as Miss Pop Nails -- doing up digits every week exclusively for The Frisky. Each Wednesday, aptly nicknamed Hump Day, I’m going to be showing you how to Get Nailed with my hawtest new nail…
By: Simcha / June 7, 2012

Princess Eugenie Chooses Patriotic Nail Art To Celebrate The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee

I am not qualified to talk about the Queen's Diamond Jubilee, because I know literally nothing about it except for this very factual article I read on Vice. What can I say? I'm incredibly American in my ignorance. But oh my god, you guys, a royal wore nail art! Okay, so it was Prince…
By: Rachel Krause / June 6, 2012

How To: Get Awesome Ombre Nails

You're probably totally over ombre hair -- but have you tried ombre nails yet? We're really feeling this trend, which can be done at home in six easy steps. We spoke with Red Carpet Manicure nail technician Danielle Candido who gave us a step-by-step guide to getting the perfect pink ombre manicure. She…
By: Julie Gerstein / May 24, 2012

Beauty Test Drive: Avon Nailwear Pro Nail Polish

Next time the Avon lady comes a-calling, I'm not going to buy any nail polish from her. Avon sent the Frisky office some of their spring/summer products and I have to be honest, I was pretty disappointed with their Avon Nailwear Pro polish. (You've been seeing me wear it in the color Coral Reef…
By: Jessica Wakeman / May 19, 2012

Let’s Take Britney Spears For A Mani

This is what Britney Spears' nails looked like at the recent FOX upfronts. No wonder she was  trying to keep her hands concealed. Those paws are all gnawed and busted.  I'm pretty sure she can afford a manicure. Get that girl to the salon … for our sake if not for hers. How will we…
By: Ami Angelowicz / May 17, 2012

Our Top 10 Nail Color Picks For Summer 2012

Every year I look forward to summer's vivid, unabashed nail polish shades, but this season's selections are especially blazing — eye-searing, in fact. We've been seeing a major upswing in all things neon since winter, and colors just keep getting brighter and brighter. Where fashion goes, nails follow suit, and isn't it wonderful? Nothing…
By: Rachel Krause / May 16, 2012