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Sally Hansen I Heart Nail Art Textured

  “Why do you need so much nail polish?” my gay roommate would ask me.  He was baffled that I had more than one of each color.  Painting my nails is a form of self expression and a ritual I partake in each week.  So I was stoked when Glam Media asked me to participate […]

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American Women Spent $768 million on Nail Polish in 2012

In one of commedian Chris Rock’s stand-up routines, he jokingly exclaimed, “Women be shopping! Women be shoping!” And the surprising fct is that women in fact do shop, for a lot of nail polish that is.  According to WWD, American women spent $768 million dollars on nail polish in 2012.  Yes you read it right. […]

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Buy the Chanel Spring Couture 2013 Nail Polish Now

We love instant gratification so much that being able to buy the nail polishes shown on the Chanel spring couture 2013 runway is giving us heart palpitations.  Sure it’s just nail polish but it’s Chanel and the collection is pretty.  The classic, ladylike nails were free of nail art, which the French fashion house embraced […]

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H&H Nail Adornments for A Bit of Glam

We’re currently obsessed with The Box Boutique, a shopping website based in London.  They’ve got in stock a collection of couture clip-on nails that we’re swooning over big time.  Made by H&H, the nail adornments are statement makers.  The collection comes in textured gold brushed leaves, stoned coral nails and even roses.  The nail adornments […]

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Introducing Essie Sleek Stick Nail Wrap Collection

Essie nail polish just launched a line of nail wraps it’s calling Sleek Sticks this month.  Available in 12 designs with enough flare to get you hands noticed, the Essie Sleek Stick Nail Wraps are perhaps one of the easiest ways to dress up your finger nails without spending hours at the salon or worse, […]

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China Glaze Tranzitions Nail Polish Collection

Take your DIY nail art to the next level in January with the new Chinal Glaze Tranzitions Nail Polish collection.  Available in six shades, each color goes on smoothly and changes into another shade with the swipe of the accompanying clear top coat.  I know what you’re thinking, “how is that possible?”  Don’t ask how […]

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Get Nailed: Gingham Nails at Kate Spade Spring 2013

Nail art is here to stay ladies, and if you haven’t gotten with the program yet, I suggest you look to the Kate Spade spring 2013 show for inspiration.  Created by nail guru Deborah Lippmann, the nails for the Kate Spade girl this spring is long, pointy and colorful with a gingham print.  Lippmann created […]

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Step-by-Step Guide to Achieving Makeup & Manicure from Chanel Fall 2012 Couture

Steps 1 & 2:  Start with a clean base, focusing on the lids to create a blue/gray mettalic eye.  First dust Chanel Ombre Essentielle Soft-Touch Eyeshadow in Furtif across the upper lash line through the crease and dragged underneath the lower lash line. Steps 3 & 4: Next, apply a “bulky” scrawl of black liner, […]

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Try a Trend: Magnetic Nail Polish

I’ve been obsessed with nail art as of late and have found myself spending hours on YouTube watching nail tutorials.  Of all the coolest nail designs you can do at home by yourself is using magnetic nail polish to create swirls and unique designs.  Magnetic nail polish create 3D nail art designs in some really […]

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Nail Polish Tutorial: Black and White Dots

TOOLS: Base Coat (using Wet ‘n Wild Wild Shine Clear Nail Protector) White Nail Polish (using NYC Long Wearing Enamel in 135 French White) Black Nail Polish (using Wet ‘n Wild Wild Shine Nail Color in ) Top Coat (using NYC Long Wearing Nail Enamel 271) Nail Polish Corrector (using SinfulColors) STEP 1 Smooth and […]

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Avril Lavigne Designs Sally Hansen Salon Effects Polish Strips

Singer and fashion designer Avril Lavigne is jumping into the nail art game with a deal she just inked with beauty brand Sally Hansen.  Lavigne has designed 12 rocker chic nail polish strips for Sally Hansen.  If you aren’t familiar with nail strips, they are the latest trend in the nail polish industry.  Users get […]

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Get Nailed This Fall Part II: Stripes

Stripes “Stripes are a trend that is slightly more time consuming, so save it for the weekend or a stress-free night. Even though they take a little longer to apply, the look is complicated and beautiful, and looks very well put together in any situation. Whether you’re at brunch or out for a night on […]

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