A common question a lot of you ask is how to tell the difference between a sheer, jelly, or cream nail polish without swatching it. A few things I do is look at how the color coats the glass in the bottle. Spin it around slowly and wait about 30 seconds– it should be a good indication on how...

Then, polish it off with a finishing spray, like Garnier Fructis Volumizing Crystal Resist Spray ($6, at drug stores), to smooth flyaway strands and help keep a side-part in place. Want to add an accessory? Go for the "Video Games" look with a crown of colourful roses!

Just like you would die if you were to stop eating, your shoes need some nourishing cream. Don't hesitate to be generous in this part. Your shoes must be really hungry. Let's wait 2-3 minutes for the leather to eat peacefully. Use either a soft cotton cloth (like an old t-shirt) or a fine...

In How to Tell a Woman by Her Handbag, Eisman cleverly contends that fashions come and go, but a woman's handbag is eternal, forever revealing her nature--and just maybe her secrets. With forensic precision and cutting wit, Eisman helps women identify their own handbag personas as well as...

Posted by Ron Simms Jr. With friends like these... Dear MISSter Simms, I've been dating my boyfriend for a while now. About a year ago he moved a few cities over from where we lived and I decided to move with him and live together. Of course, we didn't know anybody when we moved, and my...

(Binder clips are important in a boardroom, right?) By definition, blogs (short for web logs) are typically highly opinionated, though not always educated, and according to Wikipedia, which is like a modern day oracle (and may arguably maintain blog-like properties), "More recently...

how to properly layer without looking like a marshmallow. My instinct is always to pile a coat, sweater, and a long-sleeve on top of a tank top in order to brave the elements, but this makes me look like a ten year-old marshmallow. Luckily, this winter I've decided it's time to grow up and...

It doesn't matter how expensive (or inexpensive for that matter) if your clothes don't fit you right, you are going to look cheap and that sucks. The problem is, most women don't actually know if their clothing fits properly. The common myth is that if you get it on your body and it zips –...

How to Tell if You're Turnt, Turnt Up or Turned Down: Turnt was first added to the Urban Dictionary on August 2, 2005 by Erica Peters. It's her only entry, and seeing as the first time I heard the word was in February via a Kanye West remix, I'm going to go ahead and assume "Erica Peters"...

How to enter you say, peering over my shoulder. Well... If you can detect and diagnose an illness in any man close to you, then please send a photograph, diagnosis and description of his affliction to Vintage Style Doctor at TheDoc@VintageStyleDoctor.com The most serious case will be...

 

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