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28 Glam Wedding Manicure Ideas That Totally Nail It

The Huffington Post | Kelsey Borresen | Posted 02.05.2016 | Weddings

After nailing down the wedding dress, makeup, hair, dress and jewelry, there's one final component of a bride's big day look -- the nails! Whether you...

The Most Basic '90s Manicure Is Back

Refinery29 | Posted 02.01.2016 | Style
Refinery29

But it's not what you think. We've seen French manicures all over the runways for the past few seasons now -- but basic they are not. Gone are the...

7 Things That Might Happen If You Stop Getting Manicures

PureWow | Posted 02.01.2016 | Style
PureWow

There's something so dang satisfying about having perfectly trimmed and polished nails. But if you're trying to save a few bucks or have noticed that ...

28 Days Of Dope Manicures To Inspire Your Next #ManiMonday

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 01.04.2016 | Style

The hashtag #ManiMonday is solid motivation to step up your Instagram skills. Whether you post photos of freshly painted nails in soft and demure...

Man Up and Man-scape

Mary McLaurine | Posted 12.23.2015 | Comedy
Mary McLaurine

One word: dentist. When you're at a holiday party engaging women in witty banter, the last thing you want is for them to be wondering -- disgusting tartar build-up, or deviled egg leftovers? Either way -- ewwwww.

A Quick Fix For Your Sad Cuticles

The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 02.01.2016 | Style

When it comes to maintaining your health, don't underestimate the importance of your cuticles. The small layer of skin not only protects the developin...

Yes, Chemicals In Nail Polish Can Leach Into Your Body

The Huffington Post | Anna Almendrala | Posted 10.23.2015 | Healthy Living

Everybody knows there are dangerous-sounding chemicals in nail polish, but many of us think our limited contact with wet polish is too minimal to caus...

A Foolproof Way To Do Your Own French Manicure

The Huffington Post | Chanel Parks | Posted 09.15.2015 | Style

Yes, nail art is still a popular trend, but a back-to-basics look is just as stunning. Enter the French manicure, which is often associated with prom...

The Secret To Perfect Polka Dot Nails Is Inside Your Toolbox

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 09.14.2015 | Style

We are amazed at how imaginative manicurists are, particularly backstage at New York Fashion Week. Forced to work within tight time constraints as mod...

4 DIY Home Manicure Must-Haves

Health.com | Posted 09.02.2015 | Style
Health.com

There's nothing quite like a fresh manicure to finish a look. Here are our picks for the top polish, base coat, top coat, and nail treatment.

Astoria Characters: The Woman All Set for Success

Nancy Ruhling | Posted 08.11.2015 | New York
Nancy Ruhling

The fingernails on Jamuna Gurung's hardy hands are just the right length: Short enough to do work, long enough to be stylish.

6 DIY Nail Hacks For The Perfect Manicure

Glamrs | Posted 08.10.2015 | Style
Glamrs

When it comes to painting our own nails, lets face it, things can get a little messy sometimes. We've discovered six amazing tricks that made the whole manicure process much easier for us.

Of Nails and Moms: Should I Take My Daughter to Get Her Nails Done?

MotherWoman | Posted 07.10.2015 | Parents
MotherWoman

I believe it is possible to do both -- to be committed to addressing the inequalities and injustices in the world, while embracing all that this world has to offer. As mothers, we can enjoy a manicure, respect the hard work of those who provide these services (and pay a just wage for it), and we can pass on this enjoyment and respect to our children.

Manicures, Miscarriages and Mayhem

Kecia Gaither, M.D., MPH, FACOG | Posted 07.07.2015 | Healthy Living
Kecia Gaither, M.D., MPH, FACOG

Since my medical school training, medicine as an art has expanded itself. Among its many facets has emerged the field of epigenetics -- or simply pu...

Between Us Friends...

Marcia Liss | Posted 05.25.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss

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Brighten Up This #ManicureMonday With These Amazing Nail Art GIFs

The Huffington Post | Chanel Parks | Posted 09.25.2015 | Style

If there's anything that can make your Monday better, it's bright and colorful nail art -- OK, and maybe a couple cups of coffee. Even though the ...

Grand Theft Automated

Robert Kuttner | Posted 05.17.2015 | Politics
Robert Kuttner

Exposés like the Times' series on nail salon workers, and the other investigative research that came before it, can help shift consciousness. But what's also required is a power shift. A true transformation will require a broad social movement with the power to bring government back on the side of working families.

5 Empowering New Ways to See Your Unique Beauty

Rachael Yahne | Posted 08.07.2015 | Style
Rachael Yahne

I'm a cancer survivor, and during chemotherapy, I lost every strand of hair on my head. When chemo starts, it's not as if every hair on your head falls out simultaneously.

How a Style Star Accessorizes for a Music Festival

Ada Polla | Posted 05.04.2015 | Style
Ada Polla

It's that time of year. Music festival time. I have been spying on the beautiful people attending Coachella and Jazz Fest via Instagram, which inspired this piece on jewelry do's and don'ts for festivals.

Nails, Nails, Nails (Gel, Shellac, Silk Wraps)

Christine Martitz | Posted 05.20.2015 | Style
Christine Martitz

After having had each one of them done -- some even at a variety of different salons, I started to investigate more deeply into the differences between them and which would be best for me.

The Secret to a Lasting Marriage: Manicures

Aimee Heckel | Posted 02.21.2015 | Weird News
Aimee Heckel

She must have taken the surprised expression on my face for judgment, about the secret she kept from her husband.

Instagram Street Style Heads Indoors In The Winter

The Huffington Post | Megan Mayer | Posted 12.14.2014 | Style

This week on Instagram we saw beautiful close up shots of braids galore and nail art that would make a manicure enthusiast out of anyone. Of cours...

17 Dark Nail Polishes That Aren't Black

The Huffington Post | Chanel Parks | Posted 11.26.2014 | Style

Outside of reds and sheer nudes, black is a classic manicure color. But in the dreary days of fall and winter, the darkest shade in the game could get...

How to Take a Picture of Your Nails Post-Manicure

Jen Glantz | Posted 12.23.2014 | Women
Jen Glantz

Snapping a picture of your freshly manicured nails and posting the photo on Instagram is truly an art. It's harder than taking a selfie. There should be a name for this kind of thing.

The Unexpected Fall Nail Color You Should Be Wearing

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 10.13.2014 | Style

When faced with the difficult task of choosing a nail polish color at the salon, our eyes are immediately drawn to red, burgundy or navy. These shades...