How to Score A Bride-Worthy Mani in 5 Easy Steps!
How to Score A Bride-Worthy Mani in 5 Easy Steps!
By Amanda Flores | 06/02/2013 - 11:00

On your big day, throw in a little non-traditional fun with this modern take on every bride’s favorite go-to, the French manicure. CoverGirl’s celebrity manicurist Mar Y Soul shows us how to work in your something blue with a look that shows off your personality. This isn’t mami’s wedding manicure!

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Warm Bodies Movie Poster
Obsessed! Try This At-Home Mani Inspired by 'Warm Bodies' (VIDEO)
By Samantha Leal | 01/31/2013 - 12:46

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, the manicure uses two polishes for a cool zombie-inspired look. Oddly enough, the mani would also work for Valentine's Day, which is a bit like the movie: part Zombie flick, part love story. (Seriously!)

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4 Steps to Demi's Rocker-Chic Mani
4 Steps to Demi's Rocker-Chic Mani
By Latina Staff | 01/09/2013 - 12:54

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 to say, it really doesn't get easier than this!

What you need:

1. COVERGIRL Outlast Stay Brilliant Nail Gloss #325 Black Diamond

2. Tweezers

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The Coolest Celebrity 3D Nail Art
The Coolest Celebrity 3D Nail Art
By Katie Amey | 12/13/2012 - 13:22

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!

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5 Awesome Purple-Gray Nail Shades
By Amanda Flores | 09/30/2012 - 13:00

Last fall, it was all about the greige manis. For fall 2012, we’re still rocking the gray hues, but it’s all about adding in purple tones. And when a certain First Lady stepped up to the podium with purpleish gray polish, we knew the trend was here to stay. Here are a few of our faves.

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Eva Marcille with pale blue nails at the NBC Universal 2012 Summer TCA Tour
Nail Trend: Sky Blue Nails
By Jessica Morrobel | 07/30/2012 - 14:00

We’ve rounded up our favorite light blue nail polishes for you to play around with this summer. Sky blue shades are the perfect accessory and flatter every skin tone – you’ll be sure to find the one that fits you best.

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Bella Thorne close up of her nails at the Young Hollywood Awards 2012
Awesome Girly & Punk DIY Manicure
By Amanda Flores | 06/19/2012 - 20:00

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 Bela.

- A clear top coat


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Nail Idea: Leopard Print Nails
Nail Idea: Leopard Print Nails
By Amanda Flores | 06/11/2012 - 14:00

You don’t have to be a cast member of The Jersey Shore to enjoy leopard print. For a subtle brush with your wild side, try wearing the pattern on your nails. The fun part is that you don’t have to stick with neutral browns and tan. This works with as many or as few colors as you want. Here’s how we did it:

What you’ll need: 

- A base nail color. We like OPI Nail Lacquer in Let Them Eat Rice Cake

- Your favorite white polish for "spots."

- Black polish 

- A dotting nail tool

- Piece of cardboard

- Top coat

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