All posts tagged: Nails

Video: Nail Art in Black and White Monochrome Nails

Hey Guys, So it’s our manicure mondays and yass!!! I found this amazing Monochrome nail art tutorial that I soooo want to share, so lets have fun watching and trying out this funtastic designs in different contrast colours. To watch this tutorial click here Stay tuned for more DIYs………………………………………xox     Suggested product : Allura Nail Art Brushes (available in store, call 014539196 or whatsapp 08076767676).     

Beauty Insider: How to choose the best nail shape for you

I have always wondered what nail shape worked best for me and I came across this informative article, I had to share…If you are just like me then this article is meant  for you. Do you know the ideal nail shape for your manicure? Discover five different nail shapes and how to file them. Oval The tapered side walls of the oval create an elegant shape for women. Oval shapes flatter both wide and narrow nail beds, and add length with a graceful tip. To achieve the perfect oval shape, file side walls straight to make sure they’re even. Then, shape the side walls into a rounded oval, making sure the angles are even on each side. Square With strong side walls and sharp or rounded tips, this shape is classic French. The square is ideal for a bigger nail bed (it tends to make smaller nail beds look shorter and wider). To create this timeless shape, file the side walls straight and make sure they’re perpendicular to the free edge of the nail. Once …

Bad Nail Day? : Dealing with Fungal Nail Infections.

Hey Guys, Today we are going to be discussing a problem many women (and men) shy away from and are ashamed to own up to dealing with at one point or the other. We generally take pride in our appearance, and our nails, which are very important in judging a woman’s level of class, style and also, hygiene. So we tend to avoid admitting infections and try to cover up with nail polish or artificial nails which could contribute to the spread of the infection and pose as a bigger problem in the long run. A fungal infection is an inflammatory condition and is estimated to occur in about 1 billion people each year. So, a nail fungal infection is an inflammatory condition of the nails caused by a fungus that can manifest in many ways, beginning with  a white or yellow spot under the tip of the fingernail/toenail, and may spread and cause the nail to  discolor, thicken,develop crumbling edges, and in extreme conditions even separate from the nail bed (and fall off!!!  This …

Bad Nail Day? : Dealing with Fungal Nail Infections.

Hey Guys, Today we are going to be discussing a problem many women (and men) shy away from and are ashamed to own up to dealing with at one point or the other. We generally take pride in our appearance, and our nails, which are very important in judging a woman’s level of class, style and also, hygiene. So we tend to avoid admitting infections and try to cover up with nail polish or artificial nails which could contribute to the spread of the infection and pose as a bigger problem in the long run. A fungal infection is an inflammatory condition and is estimated to occur in about 1 billion people each year. So, a nail fungal infection is an inflammatory condition of the nails caused by a fungus that can manifest in many ways, beginning with  a white or yellow spot under the tip of the fingernail/toenail, and may spread and cause the nail to  discolor, thicken,develop crumbling edges, and in extreme conditions even separate from the nail bed (and fall off!!!  This …

Bad Nail Day? : Dealing with Fungal Nail Infections.

Hey Guys, Today we are going to be discussing a problem many women (and men) shy away from and are ashamed to own up to dealing with at one point or the other. We generally take pride in our appearance, and our nails, which are very important in judging a woman’s level of class, style and also, hygiene. So we tend to avoid admitting infections and try to cover up with nail polish or artificial nails which could contribute to the spread of the infection and pose as a bigger problem in the long run. A fungal infection is an inflammatory condition and is estimated to occur in about 1 billion people each year. So, a nail fungal infection is an inflammatory condition of the nails caused by a fungus that can manifest in many ways, beginning with  a white or yellow spot under the tip of the fingernail/toenail, and may spread and cause the nail to  discolor, thicken,develop crumbling edges, and in extreme conditions even separate from the nail bed (and fall off!!!  This …