Mani of the Week: Featuring Jinsoon and Nail Rock

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The white manicure is all the rage right now.  While I would want nothing more that to rock a clean white manicure, it is a bit of a challenge because of the length of my nails. If I cut my nails down a bit I could confidently wear an all white polish but as they [...]

Mani of the Week: DIY 4th of July Fireworks Nail Art!

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America’s birthday is one of my favorite days of the year! It stands for a smorgasbord of soooo many wonderful things — summer, BBQ’s, family, friends, fireworks and best of all….4th of July Fireworks Nail Art! To get the party started, I have a super easy tutorial that brings the sparkling fireworks straight to your [...]

Summer Trends with Target, OLAY, COVERGIRL and PANTENE

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  Prepare to fall in love with Target all over again! If you haven’t visited the beauty aisle at Target lately, prepare for a jaw-dropping, OMG, how-the-heck-did-they-do-that experience. The cosmetics aisle has been majorly revamped, and honey — it is fabulous! Complete with crisp, bright lighting (selfies, anyone?), backlit shelving and beauty signage that truly [...]

Mani of the Week: Summer-Ready Color Blocked Nails

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It’s finally JUNE! Which means Summer is no longer a figment of your imagination- YAY! I absolutely love pairing unexpected colors together to make one hot Summer look. Enter my good friends Mr. Teal and Mrs. Purple. GUYS! This Urban Outfitters teal (appropriately named, flip flop) is one of my favorite colors of the season. [...]

Mani of the Week: Polka Dots Using Morgan Taylor Nail Lacquer

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I recently received about 4657 bottles of Morgan Taylor Nail Lacquer (a slight exaggeration but let’s just say it was a lot.)  The polishes are so pretty that I was momentarily paralyzed with joy. I wanted to wear them all at once, so, having to choose one from the bunch was like torture.   For [...]

TheStylisted: A New On-Location Beauty Service

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If the title doesn’t lure you in immediately, seeing a picture of my blow out that I received from TheStylisted service will do it. At this point, blow dry bars are a dime a dozen, popping up in every major city faster than Starbucks (ok maybe not THAT fast). Last summer I had to go [...]

Mani of the Week: DIY Nail Art Based on Olivia Munn’s Met Gala DVF Dress

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Up until last week, I’ve always said Kate Hudson was the queen of the perfect yellow dress. That scene in “How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days,” made me – and every teenage girl I knew – obsessed with finding THE yellow dress to wear to prom. However, it’s 2014 and there’s a new [...]

Mani of the Week: Featuring Deborah Lippmann Spring Buds

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Give me all the pastel polishes! Ok, well maybe not the typical ones as much as the more obscure colors. I am drawn to them like a moth to a flame and Deborah Lippmann Spring Buds, a pale pastel green, was no exception.   Deborah Lippmann colors are a staple in my nail collection because of how [...]

Mani of the Week: Featuring Under Where by Essie

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How do you know when you have a winning manicure? Is it when you take every opportunity to admire your nails?  Maybe it’s when all the beauty lovers you encounter pay you compliments. Then again,  it might be when a random security guard says “I love your nail polish!” and goes on to explain why. [...]

Mani of the Week: Pastel and Neon Nail Art from Jin Soon Choi

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You might see this manicure and think “Easter egg “and you would be right.  Celebrity manicurist, Jin Soon Choi, created this adorable nail art design as the perfect easter manicure but I’m so in love with it I thought I’d share it as this week’s Mani of the Week.   How-To: 1.       File and shape [...]