Nail Care Tag Archives

How to: Ombré Nails

We’ve all seen the ever-so popular ombré hair that’s been an ongoing trend in the last few years, but this season ombré has turned to nails! It’s time to flaunt your fingers as metallics, nudes, minimalism and ombré hit the scene and takeover Autumn/Winter. What is ombré? Ombré meaning ‘Shaded’ in French is the gradual blending of one colour hue to another, usually moving tints …

Clean Up Your Nail Polish Remover!

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Once nail polish wears off and starts chipping, it’s time to remove it. Mainstream nail polish removers may contain harsh and powerful ingredients which although may remove multiple coats of nail colour can have a negative effect on health. One ingredient to watch out for in your nail colour remover is Acetone. Classified as 3/10 health concerns by the EWG,  which is low-moderate on their scale, …

Stylfile – Nail Care Innovation from Tom Pellereau

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A couple of months ago I was invited to meet Tom Pellereau, the inventor of Stylfile, a nail care brand, for coffee and cake at Drink, Shop & Do. This was not the first time I had been to this joint, for Nadja of Throw Me Something Beautiful and Olivia of Beauty from the Fjords invited me to the Bloggers Tea Party there last year. Last …

How I Nailed My Weak, Flakey Nails

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I’ve been having real issues with my nails of late dear readers… They’ve become extremely brittle and easily broken, so not a good look when working in my industry! Particularly when your nails seem to attract dirt within seconds of leaving the house so much that your partner comments on your grubby urchin fingernails! There are several dietary indications if you suffer from weak nails, …