style
I spend a TON of time (and a healthy chunk of cash, I've realized) maintaining the face I’ve chosen to present to the world.
in

Feb 26, 2013 at 9:00am | 286 comments

acrylic nails
Dip ATM card readers are my mortal enemy and honestly, if I could go all Splinter on them and raise a bunch of mutant turtles to avenge me by destroying them, I would.
in

Sep 11, 2014 at 1:00pm | 278 comments

hair
When it comes to your hair, makeup, nails or skin -- which takes precedence?
in

Mar 11, 2013 at 11:30am | 217 comments

nails
Why my manicure (or lack thereof) is none of your business.
in

Jan 24, 2013 at 12:00pm | 147 comments

cute nails
I have to share a beauty editor shame point: I suck at painting my own nails.
nails
Turns out you can do more than twerk at the Walgreens. You can get a quick manicure too.
in

Jun 4, 2013 at 9:00am | 130 comments

french manicures
Can the French manicure come back with a vengeance along with platform sneakers and double bun hairdos?
in

Jun 30, 2013 at 12:00pm | 114 comments

nails
I like my nails long and hard, like my men.
in

Jan 4, 2013 at 12:30pm | 107 comments

nails
Rather than sitting here and trying to cry over my keyboard in the dark (because I literally CAN’T, you guys) I ended up cosmetics bingeing and trying to move myself to tears with tearjerker movies and tunes. That’s healthy right?
floss gloss
LISTEN UP because I’m about to introduce you to a nail polish company that will make you cooler than everyone else just by putting it on. Not exaggerating.
in

Mar 6, 2013 at 11:00am | 96 comments

cnd
Spoiler alert, I can't do sh*t with these things!
in

Jun 29, 2012 at 9:00am | 96 comments

nails
As far as I know, the half-birthday celebration has no basis in any religious or cultural tradition. They do mention an un-birthday in "Alice in Wonderland," but that is any day that is not your actual birthday.
in

Apr 29, 2013 at 4:00pm | 88 comments

nails
Seriously, I'm just showing you nail polish colors.
in

May 1, 2013 at 4:30pm | 87 comments

nails
cute nails
Make your pedicure look like something a unicorn vomited on. You know, in a good way.
nails
Way too distracted by the funky fly print on my nails today. Yes, I said funky fly.
3d nails
I went for two looks: underwater mermaid goddess and princess party girly girl. Feel free to come up with weird titles for your own creations as well.
in

Jul 26, 2012 at 3:30pm | 82 comments

nail polish
Nothing against drugstore polishes, but I've discovered some gems online made by regular folks moonlighting as nail polish creators. I love the Internet!
nails
Whether you know it or not, you guys already love these colors because I have been giving them some down-low promo right here on xoJane.
fashion
It's all thanks to Céline ads, Daria Werbowy, and Diana Vreeland. Plus a little beauty history lesson for you, too.
glitter nail polish
nails
Do you pray for that “magic pill” that could help you slim down the chubby keratin that covers the dorsal aspect of your terminal phalanges? Well, fear not my friends, the wait is over.
in

Jan 2, 2014 at 4:00pm | 65 comments