Hair, Nails

Paint Shop

Everybody loves their salon. I really love my salon. I’ve been seeing Domingo for as long as I can remember, and when he and his wife Julie teamed up to open Paint Shop on 3rd street I was ecstatic. Domingo is the hair wizard and Julie is the nail queen and together, they’ve created the best […]

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Makeup, Nails

Gel Lab by Deborah Lippmann

Confession: I have never gotten a gel manicure. While some of my friends swear by them, most of my friends and family have had such horrible experiences with gel I vowed to steer clear. I have small and brittle nails and I fear the harmful process will destroy them. I ignored all of the at […]

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Nails, Uncategorized

Spring Nails

NYFW’s spring runways were plastered with pale pinks and nude nails. I am ECSTATIC because the majority of my nail polish collection is baby pink and nudes, and therefore justifying my excessive amounts of “nude” nail polish (that’s how it works… right?). Here are some of my favorites for spring. Essie Capri, American Apparel Neon […]

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Body, Boscia, Hair, Makeup, Nails, Olay, Origins, Skin


Ah, the Oscars. The night the world comes together to judge whose spray tan looks like something out of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory and whose hair just did not work with their dress (ahem, Cameron Diaz 2012). While the majority of us don’t get to walk the stairs of the Kodak, we do have events that […]

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