L'Oréal Paris nail expert Tom Bachik gave us the inside scoop on getting glamorous nails. We caught up with Tom earlier at the Cannes Film Festival, where he was busy working with the beauty company's ambassadors Doutzen Kroes, Eva Longoria, and Jane Fonda! Tom filled us in on how to get Cannes-level glamour at home and also shared how it's possible — and easy — to add pampering to your at-home manicure routine. On Allie: H&M jacket and Zara top.
Japanese gel nails have fueled both the nail art and gel manicure trends that have hit salons across the globe, and in case you're looking to get your own gel nail art treatment, we have helpful tips to make the most of your next appointment. I hit up SpaNail in New York City to experience Japanese gel nail art first hand. The intricate designs and hand-painted details are just the tip of the iceberg. The gel formulation lasts for as long as you want to wear your nail art with a shiny finish that keeps your manicure looking fresh. Not all gel manicures are created equal, so to learn how get the most out of a Japanese gel nail art session, when you keep reading.
Oscar de la Renta may be known for fashion, but this Summer we are most excited about the designer's new nail varnish offerings. We first spotted the three floral shades on the Spring 2013 runway, and now they're finally available for purchase. See how they look out of the bottle, and get an easy nail art idea that combines all three colours.
With celebrities dressing up for various red carpet affairs, it's easy to be inspired by their polished styles — right down to their manicure choices — for your own wedding day! We've rounded up some of our favourite nail colour options and nail art details worthy of wearing to a wedding. Bridesmaids and guests will love these looks too.
If you're pounding the pavement in search of a better (or even your first) job, it's only a matter of time before you're called in for a job interview. And believe it or not, your beauty look has a lot to do with whether or not you land your dream job.
The key is to understand the importance of first impressions. Your goal should be to convey your competence, neatness, and attention to detail — and all of those things can be communicated through your appearance. More importantly, when you feel confident about your appearance, you'll be able to focus on presenting your qualifications and experience. So for some practical tips that you can use before your next job interview, just keep reading.
When it comes to Cannes Film Festival, some people are focused on the actors, others on the fashion, but we are zooming in on the manicures. The glamorous dresses call for equally exciting nail designs. Get an up close look at the best nail art and polish spotted in the South of France.
Zooey Deschanel is the queen of quirky nail art designs. With New Girl as funny as ever, Zooey always finds a way to makeup us laugh with her slapstick comedy. Hopefully this roundup of her best manicures will keep you smiling and inspire an impromptu trip to the salon — even some DIY nail sessions at home.