would rather throw away perfectly good cosmetics as soon as the season changes than continue using them until they get over. While I definitely advocate throwing out cosmetics that have crossed their expiry date, I also think that we should make the most of what's left before we reach that...

! Photo Credit A true sign that you're entering the real world is watching the number of keys on your key ring increase. Since keys all tend to look similar, this can quickly become quite confusing! My solution? Paint the tops of your keys with your nail polish with designs that remind...

With the annual Tokyo Nail expo sending nail art exploding onto the fashion world, finishing your nails has become as important as the purse or ring you choose to accessorize your outfit. More and more media coverage has elevated nail polish to new proportions, quickly becoming the finishing...

we choose to wear can sometimes serve as more than just a trend. They say you are what you eat but, when it comes to style, what you wear can be an expression of who you are and how you feel. But going beyond the closet, your true colors can come through in other ways, such as your nail...

All experienced this: put a can of cream of shaving in the shower, use once and the next thing they know there are rings of rust in his bathtub or shower, they always take down and they are generally filthy. However, if paint some Polish clear all about parties at the bottom of the can to...

Wondering why your nail polish doesn't last as long as some of your friends? If you love a good soak in a hot bath frequently, that might be the culprit. Long soaks in hot water (also if you take long, hot showers) softens the nail polish faster than normal, making it more prone to thin...

Whether you're heading to the salon to get your tootsies groomed or DIYing it, you probably have quite a few nail polish bottles scattered around your house (or buried underneath your bathroom sink in a wicker basket). If you haven't taken a look at those precious OPI or Essie bottles in...

She taught me this when we were about 10 years old and just starting to play around with nail polish. I don't know where she got this trick from, but it sure does work! Basically, it's just putting cold water on your nails after painting them. Once your nail polish is partially dry, run cold...

I have a seriously difficult time making my nail polish look nice when I do an at-home manicure—my non-dominant hand always ruins it! Any training tips? Since few of us are ambidextrous and gifted at polish application, I wouldn't sweat your skill set. Leeanne Colley, Revlon's nail expert for...

Improvements aside, many continue to have unpleasant, however more earthy, scents. Some removers are following in the direction of Anna Sui's and Revlon's scented nail polishes, creating pleasant-smelling formulas, from Ciate's chocolate-themed "Choc Pots" to Deborah Lippmann's refreshing...

 

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