June 1, 2010
When I went online to check out the winners of the CND Nail Style Competition, I had to doublecheck the name of the first-place winner. When I confirmed that it was really my name, I just started jumping and screaming — I’d just won an all-expense-paid trip to New York Fashion Week!
May 6, 2010
Victoria's Secret model Doutzen Kroes packs light for her many work trips, going for summery, bright colors. She likes L'Oreal Paris Pro Manicure Nail Colour in Apple of My Eye.
May 5, 2010
At the Chanel pre-Oscar dinner, Rachel Bilson wore Chanel's Particulière polish.
Beyoncé carried a bright red frilly hobo and had matching red nails with a dark ensemble to a charity event in London. To replicate the look, her manicurist suggests L'Oreal's Apple of My Eye.
For the InStyle Hair cover shoot, manicurist Ashlie Johnson used Spa Ritual lacquer in Epiphany on Amanda Seyfried's nails.
"I love pink nail polish," says Dianna Argon, who plays ex-captain of the cheerleading squad on Glee. Teen Vogue features Chanel Le Vernis Nail Colour in Mistral.
Tennis star Serena Williams is training to be a nail tech, and one of the things she's learned is to tip manicurists more!
May 1, 2010
Serena William's decision to become a certified nail tech coincides with creating a nail collection for HairTech.
April 30, 2010
According to Glamour, shiny metallic nails will attract attention. For a lighter look, try clear glitter polish like this CoverGirl Boundless Color Nail Sparkle Topcoat in Disco Dazzle.
March 8, 2010
Shape guest editors Kristin Cavallari of "The Hills" and Jennifer Garner, a star of "Valentine's Day," pick their favorite beauty products.
March 5, 2010
For L.A.M.B.'s spring show, Gwen Stefani says style was "a modern twist on the 80's." This means quiffs, short white nails, and bright turquoise lids, according to Elle.
March 1, 2010
When Shauni Kelly was creating Hot Heads Barbershop and Cool Claws Nails in Albuquerque, N.M., she wanted to take the “rock star pedicure” service to the extreme — by tying the entire pedicure room decor into the “rock star” theme.
February 10, 2010
Shape magazine shows Beyonce wearing Minx nail accessories in its February issue and tells readers to give the "no-drying-time-required, long-wearing mani/pedi" a try.
February 2, 2010
Celebrity manicurist Lisa Logan, who works on stars like Mary J. Blige and Beyonce, shares nail favorites and tips.
Manicurist Tom Bachik did supermodel and TV host Heidi Klum's nails for the February cover of Instyle. Duplicate the look by using Victoria's Secret Beauty Rush polish in Tutu.
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