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How To Naturally Strengthen Your Nails

There’s almost nothing worse than getting a disgusted or disapproving look from your manicurist once she’s seen the sad state of your haggard, brittle and broken nails. Everything from gel manicures to vitamin deficiencies can destroy their quality,…
By Erin Nicole

The Best Products For Getting Your Nails To Grow

Having a set of a long, strong nails is something all of us desire but not always something we're born with. Now that it's time to show off our digits more than ever, it's important to ensure that we keep our nail beds in tact. For those who don't…
By Andrea Marie

5 Things You Didn’t Know Are Ruining Your Nails

You use your hands for everything, so it’s no surprise your nails are susceptible to major destruction if you don’t give them the right TLC. Here, the things you didn’t know were damaging them and the best ways to soften the blow. Tough As…
By Stephanie Montes

How To Keep Your Nails Healthy In Winter

Every time the temperature drops, we’re quick to change our skincare routines and double up on the lip balms but there’s one important area that is easily forgotten: Your nails. This winter, pay a little more attention to taking care of your hands…
By Stephanie Montes

How To Give Your Nails A Facial

Typically facials are meant to be done on your face, but we’re taking the concept of this spa ritual from our clear complexions down to our nails. Regardless of how many salon visits we make, we never feel fully satisfied with a wash-and-go manicure…
By Stephanie Montes

Go Nude (With Your Nails!)

While over-the-top manicures have been going strong the past few seasons, the spring forecast for your fingertips is a big departure from nail art: nude nails! Rocked on the runways of Altuzarra, Alexander Wang and Monique Lhuillier (among others),…
By The Zoe Report

6 Polishes That Actually Make Your Nails Healthier

We’re about to get really real for a second. Nail polish isn’t exactly “good for you”, but there are some things in life that a girl just can’t give up. In an effort to make our digits look and feel healthier, we searched for the best polishes with…
By Stephanie Montes

How To Make Your Nails Look Longer In 2 Seconds Flat

Longer nails can be superior for a number of reasons—they make your hands look slimmer and more feminine, and are a sign of youth and good health. But that doesn’t mean we’re all capable of growing long, beautiful nails, and sometimes acrylics just…
By Stephanie Montes

Will Powder Dip Nails Replace Gel Manicures?

Don't deny it: You've probably watched those videos of someone's nails being dipped into fluffy-looking powder on Instagram. They're just so fascinating to watch. But it's 2019, and now's the time to try the trend that's been dominating your Saved…
By Taylor Lane

7 Tips For Girls Who Can’t Grow Out Their Nails

Whether you’ve broken, bitten or worn them away, short fingernails are a pain to deal with (not to mention literally painful when they’re too short). But don’t worry: Long, healthy, envy-inducing nails are still within arm’s reach. We called in the…
By Rachel Jacoby Zoldan

I Tried Acrylic Nails And This Is What Happened

Even as a beauty editor, I keep my nails completely bare. The only reason I ever get nail art—or any kind of manicure—is for work. Recently my favorite nail product has been the Formula X prescription set, which is basically a series of clear…
By Stephanie Montes

Understated Nails Are Fall’s Biggest Trend

Just because you opt for a non-color, neutral nail polish, doesn’t mean your manicure will be boring. The nail polish trends on the fall runways are proof that muted colors can, indeed, make a statement. There are small tricks and finishes that you…
By Shannon Nash

Jin Soon’s Tibi Collection Nails It

Eager to score yourself a runway-inspired paint job? Look no further than Jin Soon’s new collab collection with RTW designer Tibi. Taking full mani-control at Tibi’s fall show, the polish professional produced five noteworthy lacquers that are now…
By The Zoe Report

Vitamin Supplements You Should Be Taking For Gorgeous Hair, Skin & Nails

We’re always looking for a quick fix when it comes to our beauty routines, but some things can’t be resolved with a simple swipe of concealer or a trip to the salon. Enter vitamin supplements, which are proven to—as their name suggests—actually…
By Michaela Bushkin

Kylie Jenner Ditches Her Acrylic Nails But The Worst Is Yet To Come

Now that acrylic nails are back in style, leave it to Kylie Jenner to ditch her go-to manicure and opt for something a little more natural looking. While we applaud her for marching to the beat of her own drum, we can only fear for the condition of…
By Stephanie Montes

These Alice + Olivia Press-On Nails Are The Best $7.99 You’ll Spend

Nail art is the unsung hero of fashion month. People tend to focus on the trend-setting makeup looks and hairstyles. The manicures, however, are a science like none other. You haven't seen talent until you've watched a manicurist apply several coats…
By Khalea Underwood

Kourtney Kardashian Swears By This Ingredient For Strong, Healthy Nails

If there's one thing we love about Kourtney Kardashian, it's how many of her beauty secrets she's willing to share with the world. The reality star and mom of three shares tips on everything from skincare to shiny hair secrets to her favorite makeup…
By Andrea Marie

How To Undo Summer Damage To Your Hair, Skin And Nails

Our hair, skin and nails get a real workout in the summer, and not in a good way. From days of intense sun exposure to celebratory nights that involve a lot less sleep, we put a lot of stress on our bodies and therefore our beauty looks. Now that…
By Andrea Marie

This Will Be Spring’s Biggest Manicure Shade, According To Nails Inc.

It’s not uncommon for nail polish trends to come and go quickly—mostly because lacquer is affordable, easy to apply and even easier to remove—but when a certain color hits trending status, it really seems to be everywhere. Our friends at nail polish…
By Stephanie Montes

5 Glam Ways To Rock Red Nails Tonight

Whether you’re headed to a romantic dinner or a corny rom-com with a friend, a fresh manicure will make you feel properly pampered this Valentine’s Day. For a modern take on classic red, try one of these beautiful ideas from the fall 2014 runways.…
By Megan Gustashaw

3 Valentine’s Day Manis That Put Red Nails To Shame

February 14th is all about heart-shaped, pink and red everything—but what if you’re not the lovey-dovey, girly-girl type? We get you. We, too, prefer a chicer approach to the day dedicated to love, especially when it comes to our beauty routine.…
By Stephanie Montes

The Best Products To Detox Everything From Your Hair To Your Nails

As much as we try to eat healthy, protect ourselves from pollutants and limit the amount of chemicals we put in and on our bodies, there’s only so much we can do to stay completely toxin free in this day and age. Enter the best detoxing products on…
By Stephanie Montes

Natural Nails

The prospect of a perfect summer mani-pedi just got that much brighter, literally, thanks to KURE Bazaar’s eco-friendly polishes! Officially debuting on the beauty scene this month, these lovable lacquers come in a rainbow of runway-ready colors to…
By The Zoe Report

Zoe Do: Next Level Nails

The perfect pairing for your fetching fall ensemble? A pretty new paint job, obvi! When avant-garde nail glamour took center stage at this season’s runway shows, we fell hard—and judging by the gold-trimmed opulence at Jason Wu, half-moon stunners…
By The Zoe Report

Sandro Nails The Camel Trench Coat

With two new retail locations in Los Angeles and a seriously gorj e-commerce site for at-home shopping days, French contemporary label Sandro is quickly becoming one of our standbys for cool-girl basics. Take for example this perfect camel trench…
By Megan Gustashaw

Silver-Gray Nails, 3 Ways

We love the edgy-meets-sophisticated vibe of a gray mani and Essie’s offerings for fall 2013 add new life to the look. The NYC-inspired range boasts not one but three new takes on the neutral: For The Twill of It; a holographic olive-gray (a big…
By The Zoe Report

Jessica Biel’s Game-Day Outfit Nails Off-Duty Style

Whether you’re into sports or not, attending a game is an exhilarating experience (the scores, the cheering, the hotdogs!). And with the MLB World Series currently in full swing, the excitement is luring fashion girls to the stadium for date night…
By Amy Lee

Olivia Palermo Nails French-Girl Style For The Summer

Olivia Palermo—who is in the French capital for Couture Fashion Week—stepped out in the quintessential Parisian-chic summer ensemble. By teaming a leg-baring frock with pointed flats, cat-eye sunglasses, a statement cuff and a silk neck scarf, the…
By Jennifer Ash

How To DIY Chrome Nails At Home

Sorry glitter and boring, ol’ metallic finishes, chrome has officially stolen your thunder. Yep, our new favorite nail trend to hit our Instagram feeds is killing the game as far as we’re concerned. With its high-shine finish and mirrored effect,…
By Mansour Mozafari

Kate Hudson Nails This Jewelry Trend Better Than Anyone Ever Has

The lariat necklace is one of the most gorgeous jewelry pieces you can have in your collection—there’s something so subtly sexy about a dainty chain spilling down from your décolletage. However, it always elicits the ‘how much skin is too much’…
By Amy Lee

Cocktail Nails: 5 Nail Polish Ideas For A Night Out

Your manicure and accessories feel extra important when cold weather requires that you are covered from head to toe. Dress up an evening look with one of these five trending nail polish colors, each paired with an oversized cocktail ring. These…
By Shannon Nash

Kate Hudson Nails ’70s Cool With This Affordable Topshop Ensemble

No one rocks bohemian-cool like Kate Hudson (cue the Penny Lane flashback), so when the actress steps out in an affordable and gorgeous ’70s ensemble, we stand at attention. Donning a long corduroy coat (a retro staple made insanely cool) and…
By Laura Lajiness

How Team Zoe Tackles 3 Common Nail Snafus

Keeping your nails looking healthy is no easy feat, especially when you’re constantly changing polish colors and booking one gel mani after another. Luckily we keep our medicine cabinet stocked with The Prescriptions collection by Formula X. These 3…
By The Zoe Report

6 Blush Pink Nail Polishes That Go With Everything

The best part of the barely-there nail polish trend is that it’s easy to wear and works with everything. Blush pink is a great color for a working girl since the lacquer doesn’t really show chips the way darker polishes can. Blush pink is not only a…
By Shannon Nash

5 Nail Colors You Can Wear Head To Toe

If it’s good enough for the runways in Paris, it’s good enough for us! The Elie Saab fall 2014 runway paired gorgeous teal green nails with accessories and ready-to-wear in the same color. This matchy-matchy effect is something that you can…
By Shannon Nash

The Nail Trend You Didn’t See Coming

When it comes to our day-to-day beauty regimen, we strive to achieve 2 things: a minimalist routine with a fresh end result. Since the no-makeup makeup look came onto the scene, we’ve been finding ways to wear less product to show more of our…
By Stephanie Montes

Nail Polish Ideas: 4 Candy-Inspired Manis

Sure, Halloween is all about scary movies, elaborate costumes, raucous parties and pumpkins galore. But let’s not forget the very best part of this holiday—the candy. Whether you love Snickers or gummies, Baby Ruth or candy corn, the 31st of October…
By Stephanie Montes

This Is How Khloé Kardashian’s Nail-Strengthening Hack Really Works

Recently Khloé Kardashian took to her official app and website to explain to readers how she gets strong nails. Like Khloé, I often opt for acrylic nails or gel manicures over my natural nails. I prefer a look that lasts for weeks versus having to…
By Andrea Marie

Chic Patriotic Manicures You Can Actually Do Yourself

Want to show your patriotic spirit without sporting stripes and stars all over your body? We got you. Here, we teamed up with LA-based nail salon Olive & June to create 4 (super-cute) red, white and blue manis in less than 5 minutes. Now you can…
By Stephanie Montes

The Essentials Needed For An Almost-Professional At-Home Mani

We love the ritual of getting our nails done every couple of weeks, but sitting in your manicurist’s chair for hours at a time can be completely unrealistic. We totally understand if you’ve had to cancel your appointment on more than one occasion,…
By Stephanie Montes

Nail Polish Must-Have: The Matte Topcoat

Can’t bare your freshly painted pedi turning dull after just one day on the beach? Neither can we, so it’s time to beach-proof your nails! Bring some protective spice to your nails’ life with just one coat of a matte finish for a quick and easy…
By The Zoe Report

How To Make Your Manicure Last Longer

Taking time out of your busy schedule to give yourself an at-home mani is difficult but watching all your hard work chip away just days later is much worse. To save you the frustration, we’re sharing the best tricks for making your paint job last…
By Stephanie Montes

The Lazy-Girl Manicure Trend You Need To Try

A few seasons ago, every beauty junkie was accenting her ring finger nails with a contrasting color, glitter polish or artsy design of some sort. No matter what the accent, it was guaranteed to be placed on a single nail and always only on that ring…
By Stephanie Montes

Score A Salon Quality Mani At Home

When a trip to your manicurist doesn’t fit your tight schedule, don’t sweat it! Thanks to a handful of easily accessible, professional-level products, you can DIY your own luxe, long-lasting manicure in the comfort of your abode. Today, we’re…
By Jennifer Ash

The Best Nail Art Trends For Spring 2016

When it comes to the designer runway shows at fashion week, styling involves more than just clothes and accessories—everything from the perfect eye shadow shades to artfully designed manis are equally important. While we love taking inspiration from…
By Stephanie Montes

6 Ways To Make Your Mani Last Forever–Well, Almost

It’s hard enough to find the time to get a mani or to put the effort into doing it yourself, but then it instantly chips or smudges? So frustrating. Not to worry: Our genius tips are sure to make your paint job last longer than ever. Follow our lead…
By Stephanie Montes

The Nail Trend I Am Terrified To Try

Maybe it’s just me but I always thought not having nail polish on your toes was a major faux pas. I can’t be the only one who loves the ritual of walking up to a polish wall at a salon and picking a fresh color—it almost feels like I’m like buying a…
By Stephanie Montes

Experts Break Down All The Misconceptions (And Truths) Surrounding Gel Manicures

From the start of summer through Labor Day, it’s all about our nails. Whenever we enter the nail salon, we’re determined to get out of our predictable rut and get a gel manicure or pedicure that’s worthy of the ‘gram. But, then we remember that our…
By Jaclyn Smock

Nail Polish Ideas: 2 Halloween Nail Looks To Try

We love Halloween for countless reasons: fun makeup, outrageous costumes, elaborate parties, endless candy, and, of course, nail-art inspiration. Jin Soon— founder of JINsoon Nail Lacquer—can execute a creative mani idea like few others, so we went…
By Stephanie Montes

The Biggest Nail Trend Of 2016 According To Vogue Is…

We know that acrylic nails have been around forever, but they are suddenly having a moment in the limelight—especially since Vogue called out acrylics as a major trend for 2016. Really? Yes, really! Instagram feeds don’t lie and everyone from It…
By Shannon Nash