Barre My Soul
1 / 6
You Callin’ Me a Lyre?
2 / 6
Don’t Touch My Tutu!
3 / 6
Care to Danse?
4 / 6
My Pointe Exactly
5 / 6
Pirouette My Whistle
6 / 6
Who said looking like a ballerina requires years of blistered feet and pas de bourrées? Now, thanks to OPI's latest SoftShades collection, inspired by the New York City Ballet, it's as easy as a quick trip to the salon. "The beige, pink, and white lacquers bring to mind classic ballet slippers, tutus and leotards, while the sheer lilac and gray add muted color to ballet's traditional pink," said OPI Executive VP Suzi Weiss-Fischmann.
1 / 6
2 / 6
3 / 6
4 / 6
5 / 6
6 / 6
These cool blends of smooth matte-finish polishes with slick chrome details have been catching our eyes lately and we had to share. Sexy and sophisticated, the matte/chrome look is a must-wear any time you want to steal the spotlight with a flick of your finger.
Do you ever find yourself lingering in the nail polish aisle at Ulta only to walk away with a ho-hum color or nothing at all? Finding the cutest on-trend color that suits your personal style preferences can be tricky and tiring. Why not let someone else do that work for you--and deliver it to your door? We've rounded up the best monthly subscription boxes that will do just that--deliver adorable polishes and nail tools right to your front door each month.
Never underestimate the power of a cute manicure. When LHJ.com editors asked readers and bloggers to show off their fave polish shades, the rainbow of photos they sent brightened our day and made us want to run home and do our nails!
The cost of getting and maintaining a professional manicure can be expensive, and DIY nail art is time-consuming and requires skill. Luck for you, many brands offer nail strips in myriad designs and colors. Check out the brands that make the best at-home nail wraps.
Gold is a girl's favorite color, right? From accent furniture to jewelry, gold has made a major comeback in recent years, and there's no better way than a fresh manicure to show our love for the warm color. Get out your tools, and give these gold nail designs a try.
Cross your makeup-obsessed BFF off your shopping list, we have 25 beauty products that they are sure to love. Everything from the newest holiday lipsticks to the latest highlighter palettes, we have all the up-and-coming trends you need to find the perfect gift (and maybe a new makeup obsession of your own).
If you're like me, a manicure is not a long-lasting beauty treatment. As hard as I try to keep my nails looking pretty, dishes, work and well, life, often leave my nail color chipped and in disarray within a few days of a salon visit. But with the influx of new at-home gel nail kits on the market, you can now have a salon-quality manicure for up to two weeks for a fraction of the price it would cost in a salon. And it's easier than you think.
Nail gurus, rejoice! This uber-amazing glow-in-the-dark nail polish is going to be your next new nail obsession.
Whether you're serving up stuffing or standing under the mistletoe, your nails need to be on point. Our holiday nail polish guide will help you pick the best polishes to give or put on your wish list. From classic reds to festive prints, this will be a holiday to remember.
Nail polish strips are awesome. They let you have fun, festive nails even if you have nary a shred of artistic ability. Once you get the hang of it, it's actually really, really simple! And once they're applied properly, they last a long time and give you infinite options for fierce nails. “Nail polish strips are so trendy right now that you can find all sorts of different colors and different patterns,” says Sephora PRO team member Sara Biria. Here's how to apply polish strips--the right way.
Painting your the nails on your right hand (or left for you lefties) just got so much easier.
Known as the “First Lady of Nails” and the woman responsible for such classic polishes as I'm Not Really a Waitress and Tickle My France-y, Suzi Weiss-Fischmann is the Executive VP, Artistic Director, and all-around creative force behind OPI's legendary and coveted nail lacquers. She does it all--from creating the shades to bestowing on them their unique monikers, that, let's face it, keep us coming back for more as much as the new colors do. We caught up with Suzi for a Q&A about choosing collections and names, as well as which polish is her all-time favorite.
If it seems like you just paid for that mani-pedi and the polish is already chipping or flaking, then you'll want to try these pro solutions for making nail polish last longer. A few tweaks to your nail care routine is all it takes to extend the life of your manicure.
These Instagrams are every nail-lover's dream come true. Follow these accounts to get your daily dose of acrylic heaven.
Just can't find that perfect shade of pink? No worries. Minnie from YouTube channel cutepolish shows that making your own nail polish is easier than you'd think.
Today's at-home gel polish systems offer you a convenient way to get salon-quality nails without leaving your living room. We tried out three of the most popular kits on the market to see how they stack up and if they're really a smart investment.
Nail polish remover is truly a lifesaver, but this video proves there's more than one way to use your acetone.
In honor of the Bond Girls, OPI has cracked the glimmer code. Named after the most glamorous of the bunch, these shades will give your nails a supercharged sparkle to catch the summer sun.
No, you shouldn't just peel it off. Learn the right, damage-proof way to remove shellac or gel nail polish between salon visits.