Aiming For Perfection: Beauty & Style Expectations vs. Reality

Aiming for Perfection Expectations vs. Reality

By Brigitte Evans

The universe surely has one heck of a sense of humor. How else to explain all those times we took it upon ourselves to achieve greatness and ended up looking like something you would find in a meme. Yes, our lack of skill may have something to do with it, but how is it that things look so good when we see them on someone else, and then when we try them, it’s a wretched mess? It has to be the universe standing in our way, it simply has to. Among numerous life fails, we have handpicked the ones that are the most relatable, and once you see one of them you can’t help but laugh along thinking ‘well, at least I’m not alone’. Continue reading

13 Bold Nail Art Designs That Are Perfect For Summer

By De Elizabeth

Summer is officially in full swing, and with it, all of the bright colors imaginable. Meaning? It’s definitely time to think about a neon manicure — one that’s just as bold as your favorite bikini or sundress. Even those who love black nail polish all year round can get behind a vivid rainbow of fingertips, especially if it means sunshine, the beach, and ice cream. Ahead, check out some ideas for your next summer mani — you’ll want to hit the salon in no time.  Continue reading

6 Ways to Embrace the Marble Trend

By De & Kate

Marble is everywhere lately. It’s on phone cases, laptop cases, notebooks, makeup compacts, and even nails (yes, nails). Gone are the days when you’d just see marble on someone’s floors or countertops; now, it’s a fashion statement. And honestly, if you can’t beat ’em, join ’em. Even if you’re a little skeptical, we bet you can be turned into a marble fan in no time at all. Here are some ways you can rock this trend in your everyday lives (and be a walking Instagram post waiting to happen).  Continue reading

13 Festive Manicures Perfect For the Holidays

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By De Elizabeth

Half of the fun of the holiday season is definitely the clothes and the makeup. When else can you wear a ton of sequins, endless amounts of velvet, and sparkles for days? As Thanksgiving approaches, which will bring us fully into the ~Holiday Season~, we’re rounding up some festive inspiration for your next holiday manicure. Here’s some nail art ideas to get your inner fashionista going. Continue reading

20 Manicures That Are Perfect For Fall

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By De Elizabeth

Spring and summer manicures are great and all, but we are all about the darker colors – which are perfect for fall. There’s something about the shades of blue, gray, and black that go with almost every warm fuzzy sweater scarf or flannel button-down shirt. In honor of being fully immersed in fall weather at this point, here are 20 manicure ideas that you’ll want to steal throughout the colder months. Continue reading