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Q&A with Vivian Xue, Nail-Care Expert

Who doesn’t love getting their nails done? Whether it’s a manicure or pedicure, sitting in a nail salon getting pampered is one of our favorite ways to relax and indulge. But how do you know if a nail salon is safe and clean before you book your...
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Spa 101: Tipping

A trip to the spa is the outcome of needing some much-needed relaxation time, so we understand that when your service is complete you are in a state of post-bliss euphoria from your hot stone massage that is until you are jolted back to reality when the front...
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4 Nail Designs that Are Perfect for Spring

Spring is finally here! The sun is shining (sometimes), the flowers are blooming (allergy season is in full swing), and we’re ready to break out our sandals and dresses! Spring is the perfect time to get a manicure and pedicure and help your nails recover...
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Is Your Weekly Manicure Ruining Your Nails?

Before you schedule your next manicure, read these expert tips from nail specialist, Dr. Dana Stern.  There's nothing we love more than escaping to the nail salon for a fresh manicure and pedicure. But did you know always having nail polish on your fingers...
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5 Shades to Celebrate Your Single Status

With heart-shaped candies drowning the aisles of drugstores across the country, it’s hard not to acknowledge that the Hallmark holiday of the year is almost here. And while some of us eagerly await a day of over-the-top gestures and pre-fix dinner dates,...
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How to Fix a Broken Nail With a Tea Bag

We love winter: beautiful white snow, delicious soups and cups of hot chocolate, and tons of sales. The only things we don't love about winter? Dry skin and brittle nails. When you've managed to grow long and healthy nails in the winter, a broken nail...
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Favorite Find Friday: Haven Spa

This holiday season, visit Haven Spa for all of your manicure + pedicure needs. Spa: Haven Spa Service: M.E. Manicure + Pedicure  Why we love it: From the wall of high-end nail colors (everything from Deborah Lippman to Essie) to the luxurious...
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Best of Beauty 2016 Giveaway

We've rounded up our favorite 2016 finds for our BIGGEST beauty giveaway.  We get to test beauty products all year round. That means we try, tease, spa and experience the best that the industry has to offer. Even though we own more face serums than an...
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Add Glitz and Glamour to Any Look With This Sparkly Mani DIY

With the craziness of the holidays behind us let's take some time to pamper ourselves and think about all the exciting things 2016 has in store. There's no better way to kick off the New Year than with an easy, sparkly manicure. It's sure to add some glitz...

Spa 101: Appointment Prep

Basically, everyone views their salon or spa appointment as their chance to live out their favorite romcom makeover scene and while hairstylists and estheticians definitely have magical powers, they are plenty of things they wish you knew before your...