By Samantha Leal | 01/31/2013 - 13:46 | 0 Comments
There's nothing quite like trying an at-home manicure and it coming out totally hot. And that's exactly what will happen once you watch this easy tutorial from video blogger Alba Mayo. Inspired by the film Warm Bodies, which hits theaters Friday, February 1st,...
By Latina Staff | 01/09/2013 - 13:54 | 0 Comments
Demi Lovato looked amazing on the red carpet for the VH1 Divas special, but what really caught our eye was her impressive black and metallic mani. Chic with a rocker edge, this nail art only looks hard to do. We caught up with Mar y Soul, celebrity manicurist for COVERGIRL to give us the inside scoop on how to DIY. We have...
By Katie Amey | 12/13/2012 - 14:22 | 0 Comments
A solid-color manicure is so last season! Now, Latina celebs are all about the Japanese-inspired 3D nail art trend, which has been popping up on red carpets and Twitter feeds alike. Check out our picks for the top 5 most enviable celeb nail art styles, plus easy-to-try instructions to get the same looks at home — no expensive manicurist required!
By Amanda Flores | 10/25/2012 - 14:00 | 0 Comments
Chipping and peeling nails got you down? Sometimes it seems like no matter how carefully you apply the polish, it doesn’t last! Here, NYC celeb manicurist and Advisor to Dermelect Cosmeceuticals, Elle, gives her tips for caring for your nails.
1. Avoid fragranced lotions like the plague in the winter! If you can smell it, it contains alcohol which leads to...
By Amanda Flores | 06/19/2012 - 20:00 | 0 Comments
Take your favorite pink polish from girly to edgy with this DIY manicure.
What you'll need:
- Pink polish like Sally Hansen Diamond Strength No Chip Nail Color in Must-Have Iris.
- Metallic silver polish. Try, OPI Nail Lacquer in Pirouette My Whistle.
- Pale pink or nude polish. We like, Zoya Nail Polish in...
By Samantha Leal | 05/07/2012 - 12:39 | 0 Comments
Ombre nails have been seen all over the red carpet lately, and the trend factor doesn’t seem to be waning. The look basically centers on a progression of colors in the same color family. The French word ombre means“shaded”, and in fashion it’s when one shade of a color slowly morphs into another. Are you ready to rock the trend? Check out these two tutorials:...
By Angelique Serrano | 04/06/2010 - 12:00 | 0 Comments
Recently I heard that the secret to producing a super-shiny manicure is all in the brush. I think I can agree with that. Rimmel London’s new Lasting Finish Professional Nail Polish ($4, ulta.com) imparts impeccable shine in just one stroke thanks to its fat,...