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  • pop of color kristen taekman

    One Coat Wonder: Polish That Lasts Days!

    Mar 22, 17 • 337 Views • News, ReviewNo Comments

    I broke one of the golden nail rules “that one must never polish fingers or toes before bed for fear of crumpled indents from the sheets.” However, one could be forgiven for breaking said rule when a beautiful box of polishes arrives on your doorstep the

  • nail house larchmont ny salon review

    In The VIP Chair: Nail House Larchmont, NY

    Mar 8, 17 • 140 Views • In The VIP ChairNo Comments

    Life has gotten out of control busy, it is already the middle of March and it has been months since I had a mani/pedi or even had time to conduct a salon review. It is fair to say that my nails are a mess after the brutal winter we are still encountering. My

  • Color Nail Spa

    In The VIP Chair: Color Nail Spa, 238 W 14th St, New York, NY

    Feb 8, 17 • 831 Views • In The VIP ChairComments Off on In The VIP Chair: Color Nail Spa, 238 W 14th St, New York, NY

    You know those days when you have the most important business meeting of your career and the rain is relentless and you are ducking umbrellas and trying not to slide out in your stilettos? Well, that day was the day I also chipped a nail yet had 20 minutes to

  • Elegant Nails Larchmont NY

    In the VIP Chair: Elegant Nails, Larchmont NY

    Jan 24, 17 • 274 Views • In The VIP ChairComments Off on In the VIP Chair: Elegant Nails, Larchmont NY

    It was 100 degrees the day I decided to visit a friend in Larchmont, NY and I was hot, like really hot. Imagine, makeup melting off your face – hot. Your sun dress soaked to the bone – hot. Charming I hear you say, definitely not my most glamorous

  • In the VIP Chair: Lavi Nails...Revisited

    In The VIP Chair: Lavi Nails … Revisited!

    Sep 12, 16 • 669 Views • In The VIP ChairComments Off on In The VIP Chair: Lavi Nails … Revisited!

    Lavi Nails, Newport Centre, Centre, 30 Mall Dr W, Jersey City Exactly two years ago I had visited Lavi Nails the day before our summer vacation to Bermuda. I remember that I had received great service but my gel manicure chipped after a few days (which as you

  • In the VIP Chair: Hoboken Nails and Spa

    In the VIP Chair: Hoboken Nail & Spa

    Sep 7, 16 • 655 Views • In The VIP Chair1 Comment

    Hoboken Nail & Spa, Esthetics, 231 Washington St, Hoboken, NJ 07030 Hoboken was a buzz of activity as our little family of three went for our afternoon walk. It was a beautiful day and the start of summer and after a crazy long work week, I needed an hour

  • In The VIP Chair: nail tek jersey city

    In The VIP Chair: Nail Tek Jersey City

    May 3, 16 • 670 Views • In The VIP ChairComments Off on In The VIP Chair: Nail Tek Jersey City

    Nail Tek, 154 Newark Ave, Jersey City, NJ The door to this salon was open, which I didn’t think was too out of the ordinary given it was slightly humid. That was until I walked in and was greeted by the most powerful nail vanish smell I had encountered on

  • Oscars Manicures Manis 2016

    Oscars 2016 Celeb Manis – A bit drab?

    Feb 29, 16 • 1112 Views • NewsComments Off on Oscars 2016 Celeb Manis – A bit drab?

    The 88th Annual Academy Awards were last night and the evening was full of pretty dresses, excited actors and actresses and pretty bland manicures, as much as we hate to say that! The most popular shades were nudes, muted greys and dark reds, pretty standard

  • Salon Be Jersey City Review Reviews

    In The VIP Chair: Salon Be Jersey City

    Feb 23, 16 • 775 Views • In The VIP ChairComments Off on In The VIP Chair: Salon Be Jersey City

    SALON BE – Hair, Nail & Spa – 106 River Dr. S, Jersey City, NJ Call me crazy but I was in desperately need to get out of the house, so I took my 11-month-old baby with me on a salon review. Those that are regular readers will know that I have done

  • Valentine's Day Mani valentine day manicure

    The Easiest V-Day Mani Tutorial!

    Feb 9, 16 • 859 Views • How To, InspirationComments Off on The Easiest V-Day Mani Tutorial!

    Valentine’s Day, the holiday where people in love shove their happiness in everyone’s face. We joke! Even if you don’t have a Valentine this year, that’s no excuse to not paint your nails for the theme of the day. This tutorial is so