Essie GEL Training in New York

You heard right! Essie is coming out with a gel (aka No Chip). Releasing in salons in October, the 36 shade line has keratin technology infused with Vitamin B5 and E to condition your nails and keep them happy and hydrated. Why the long wait for Essie Gel when all competitors were releasing gel products? Weingarden did not want to release a gel manicure…

Myth: You need to allow your nails to “breath” from nail lacquer.

“Nails are made of up of non-living keratins that if they are left uncoated can flake or delaminate with wear and tear. Thin coating protects and also lets natural moisture and oil to migrate through.”-Angie Wingle CND Educator Ambassador The easiest tip I say for those who are trying to grow out their nails is to make sure they are polished. It not only…

Ginger + Liz

Arlight ladies, awesome deal on Ginger + Liz polishes! Refinery29 is running a special through their site for $40 worth of Ginger + Liz Credit for $24! All of Ginger + Liz’s polishes are Vegan-friendly, and 3-free (free of toluene, formaldehyde, and DBP). I already placed my order, and can’t wait to try my favorite pastel blue shade from them, “Boy Toy.” Purchase the deal…

Evil Eye’s & Cuticle Care

Ladies, please do not do your cuticles before you get a mani. Leave it to the pros because you should cut very minimal amount of cuticle, most people cut too much, and then bacteria can get inside the skin and cause irritation. The best friend tried cleaning up her cuticles a day before hand, and I had to drop some knowledge on her since…

Fashion Night Out: Nails Edition

Okay, so I’m drooling over all the cool nail stuff that was happening forFashion Night Out, and of course bummed I couldnt partake in any of the big events since I don’t live in the Big Apple. Essie did a cool nail bar, teaming up with Teen Vogue. Love the tents with lights, and the all white. Something about all white with pops of color that…

Zoya

So earlier in the month I received my first Zoya shipment, and this was my first time trying their products. I was right away interested  in the polishes when I seen their wide arrange of kick ass colors (Matte, Chromes, Ultra Glitters, Neons: You name is they got it), but then I found out that their nail polish is free of Formaldehyde, Toluene, Camphor and…