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Pedicures

Waiter, There's a Toenail in my Soup!

Elaine Ambrose | Posted 12.15.2014 | Comedy
Elaine Ambrose

Due to stress, deadlines, and too much caffeine, I had attacked my fingernails like a crazed wolverine, leaving bloody stumps that were too painful to use to shampoo my hair. Of course, this was on a day when I had a Very Important Meeting with some Very Important People at a Very Private Club.

And She Walked Happily Ever After With or Without Nail Polish

Dr. Steve Rosenberg | Posted 12.09.2014 | Healthy Living
Dr. Steve Rosenberg

Ladies, what happens when you take your nail polish off and see your toenails turning yellow, getting chalky, flakey and thick with whitish markings o...

Why You Should Treat Your Feet The Way You Treat Your Face

Lauren Mikler | Posted 06.17.2014 | Style

It's finally time for our tootsies to see the light after months of hibernation. With your first pedicure of the season likely booked and your ope...

An Open Letter to THAT Woman At The Salon

Jessica Ciencin Henriquez | Posted 06.28.2014 | Women
Jessica Ciencin Henriquez

When you walked into this salon and brayed, "Who do I have to scream at to get a pedicure around here?" I thought, surely, she's joking, and I laughed at your poorly-executed humor. Then you clapped your hands twice, to ensure your request was heard. And it was.

Undoing My Nails: Starting the Movement to Keep Nails Naked

Dana Mark | Posted 06.11.2014 | Women
Dana Mark

The allure of the together-woman, the grown-up, was powerful. Maybe after a coat of Delicacy I'd really become that calm, mature woman I longed to be.

Loving Your Feet

Trish Kinney | Posted 03.29.2014 | Women
Trish Kinney

These amazing feet of mine have never complained, just kept on giving day after day, decade after decade.

Multi-Colored Nails: Saving Grace or Trendy Waste?

Joanna Popper | Posted 06.30.2013 | Style
Joanna Popper

I now had three different colors distributed on my ten fingers. It was an easy fix of a multi-hue mini-rainbow of blue and green. At the Awards show that night I got lots of compliments on my multi-color nails. I may have been perfectly on trend, but I wasn't sure how I felt about them

Feet: From "Barbed-Wire" to "Baby Soft"

Dr. Susan Taylor | Posted 04.27.2013 | Black Voices
Dr. Susan Taylor

Now that spring is about to spring, it's time to take a serious look at your feet and toes. There are a lot of beautiful sandals out there and I would bet that your toes and heals are not ready for prime time.

The 10 Grossest Airplane Incidents Witnessed By Flight Attendants

Sara Keagle | Posted 03.24.2013 | Travel
Sara Keagle

A first class passenger took off his soggy socks and dried them by putting them over the air vent above his seat. Passengers all the way back in coach complained about the smell.

Confession: I Have A Pedicure Phobia

Raydene Salinas | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style
Raydene Salinas

I waited 26 years to get a pedicure.

City Cracks Down On Overpriced Manicures...For Men

Posted 05.23.2012 | New York

In post-metrosexual America, plenty of dudes (see: Charles Barkley) are getting manicures, pedicures and waxes. And for years in New York, salons ...

How Barbra Streisand's Manicure Made an Impact on My Life

Samira Asemanfar | Posted 07.08.2012 | Style
Samira Asemanfar

But there are those of us who end up learning the tools to turning this crazy fixation on beauty into more than just a mindless addiction. So, I went about my way starting Bellacures to tend to one's hands, feet and ultimately, heart.

PHOTOS: Elephant Pedicures!

The Huffington Post | Posted 12.29.2011 | Style

Previously, the wildest pedicure we'd ever heard of was the male pedicure -- which, to be fair, ain't that crazy. But now we've seen it all: elepha...

Summer Beauty Rehab: 5 Fixes For Sun-Damaged Hair, Skin & Nails

| Heather Wood Rudulph | Posted 09.26.2011 | Los Angeles

Summertime and the livin' is easy. ... Until you look in the mirror in September. We're blessed with gorgeous summers in LA (so far), so we can't help...

Brazil's Emerging Middle Class Choose Unusual Paths To Success

csmonitor.com | Julia Michaels | Posted 07.20.2011 | World

A paper cap corralling her long, curly hair and a white paper mask muffling the lilt of her salon gossip, Meire adjusts a neon ring of light and peers...

Prudent Pampering: How to Choose a Healthy Nail Salon

Glenn D. Braunstein, M.D. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Glenn D. Braunstein, M.D.

For many women, the manicure and pedicure is a relaxing treat. Just be sure that you don't get more than you bargained for: an infection or nail fungus.

Your Spring Pedicure Palette

Ysolt Usigan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Ysolt Usigan

It's time to show off your beautifully pedicured toes. As for what to choose at the nail salon -- toss those navies, blacks and reds that we adored this past fall and winter. For spring and summer, it's all about muted hues, pastels and bright shades.

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Harold Ford Is Barely Making It Without His Merrill Lynch Salary

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Harold Ford is looking to assert some middle class bona fides with the New Yorkers who would propel his out-of-state candidacy for the U.S. Senate sea...

Create Your Lux Spa Experience...At Home!

Felicia C. Sullivan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Felicia C. Sullivan

The days of pampering -- the crystal chandeliers, sculptural gardens, and decadent fountains of the spas we once patroned -- now appear ridiculous, borderline obscene.

Sole Mates

Jerry Zezima | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Jerry Zezima

She said that most men don't understand why women love to pamper themselves by getting pedicures, adding: "Usually, guys pamper themselves by buying more expensive beer."