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The Ultimate Guide to Nail Care and Polish Trends

Learn everything you need to know about keeping your tips healthy and perfectly polished all year round


How to Keep Your Nails Looking Nice Without a Manicure

Life without lacquer can still be chic

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The Strange Treatment for Strengthening Your Nails

Hint: Horses use it


Trimming Your Cuticles: How Bad Is It Really?

(from Byrdie)


The Real Reason Your Nails Keep Splitting

Plus five other nail concerns that might affect your health


7 Signs You Might Be at a Dirty Nail Salon

Watch out for these red flags


The Lazy-Girl Way to Make a Manicure Last for Weeks

When you're pinched for time (or money)

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A Quick Fix for Stubborn Nail Polish Stains

Five minutes, no chemicals

The Coolest Way to Fix a Broken Nail

Using an unlikely ingredient in your cabinet


How to Give Yourself a Manicure and Not Get Polish All Over Your Cuticles

Oh, and moisturize your hands at the same time

How to Dry Painted Nails in a Flash

No extra products required


Simple Tricks for Healing Damaged Nails

Four ways to keep them healthy 

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How to Instantly Brighten Up Yellow Nails

At home, in minutes 

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7 Ways to Make Your Manicure Last Longer

You didn't pay $20 for nothing

The Painted Nail

The New Way to Remove Gel Polish

Hint: It involves steam

7 Things That Might Happen If You Stop Getting Manicures

From stronger nails to more money in the bank


5 Easy Ways to Make Your Nails Grow Faster

So they're longer and stronger 


The 7 Most Flattering Nail Polish Colors to Wear This Spring

Fresh shades to brighten things up a notch

The 5 Longest-Lasting Nail Polishes

These formidable paints really deliver


The Best Nail Polish Colors of All Time

The best red. The best nude. The best yellow. (You heard us—yellow.)

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The 6 Best Nail Polishes for At-Home Manicures

Because painting them yourself can be quite relaxing

5 Nail Trends We’re Still Rocking

These manicures have staying power


The Best Nail Polish Colors for Your Nail Shape

Short, long, wide or narrow—we got you covered 


The Best Nail Polish Colors for Every Skin Tone

Play to your strengths, ladies


7 Nail Art Trends That Will Be Huge in 2017

The best of the best scoured from Instagram