The first signs of spring might be the daffodils breaking through the soil - but showing off luscious pastel tipped manicure is another way to welcome warmer weather. Here are the best trends and colors in nail polish for spring 2013. The Not-So-Proper Pastels Put away those old ideas about pastels being prim. This year’s crop of colors is cream-based and not as polite. Think a shade beyond lilac, a soft yellow with a brighter burst of sun and soft mint green. ButterLondon’s spring ... Continue Reading
Try one (or all) of these three spring nail trends!
It is now easier than ever to go green with beauty products – even nail polish
Not long ago the world of nail polish was ruled by highly-infused chemically-based formulas. If you wanted a no-chip lacquer you were going to have to deal with the “toxic trio” containing formaldehyde, dibutyl phthalate (DBP) and toluene. Today it is a whole different story. You no longer have to suffer with weak formulas that create easily chipped nails, limited colors and dull, boring pigments. A bevy of brands are on the market today that produce high-quality nail lacquers that ... Continue Reading
Learn ways to sparkle and shine this New Year’s Eve.
New Year’s Eve is just around the corner and whether you’re celebrating at a big bash or hosting an intimate get-together at home, it’s the one night of the year where sparkle is always appropriate. Even if you normally shun sequins, you really should reconsider - at least this once. After all, if you can’t shine on NYE, when can you? Take a read through the descriptions below - from shimmer-shy to all-out-dazzle - and figure out which one works best for you. Sheen If you’re a ... Continue Reading