• Beauty,  Hair,  Nails,  Skincare

    Top 8 Benefits of Argan Oil – The Liquid Gold

    Argan oil, often known as ‘liquid gold’, it is one of nature’s best. The oil is extracted from the kernels of the argan tree, which hails from Morocco. Argan oil is extremely rich and has a lot of beneficial nutrients including fatty acids and vitamin E. Its wondrous properties make it particularly beneficial for the hair and skin. Argan oil is truly one of the best things one can use for their hair and skin. Here are 8 Benefits Of Argan Oil:  1. Skin Moisturiser Argan oil is widely used as a skin moisturiser to hydrate and soften skin. With its high vitamin E and fatty acid content, it is an…

  • Beauty,  Nails

    What Your Fave Nail Polish Colour Say About You & Colour Therapy

    Are you a sexy red or hot fuschia? Perhaps, mysterious black? According to experts, our nail polish colour can reveal a lot about our personality. Your favourite shade can be telling of your hidden personality traits, for example blue may by synonymous with calmness but when painted on nails, it screams youthfulness and a person who is experimental and fun. This chart from Polished shows what your nail colour may say about you. As with these nail lacquers, you can use the pretty tones to your advantage. Colour therapy can help you make an impression for an interview, presentation, etc. Check out this chart below found on Pinterest that will…

  • Beauty Buzz,  Nails

    MANICyours: OPI Ford Mustang Limited Edition Collection

    Now, nail colours we love . And when it’s inspired by the Ford Mustang, that’s another level of nail colour love! OPI launches a range of six new nail limited edition lacquer colours in celebration of the 50th anniversary of an icon, the Ford Mustang. This collection features classic colours inspired by the Ford Mustang. The sophisticated colour pallete of red, gold, black, pink, white and aqua are to evoke passion, adventure and excitement.   Ford Mustang by OPI includes the following shades: Race Red I’ll be wearing this hot pepper red in the winner’s circle. 50 Years of Style Celebrate all your milestones in this made-to-party golden pearl. Queen…

  • Beauty,  Nails

    Pretty Ciate Manicure Kits For Cool Nails Party

    Three lovely kits to try for pretty manicures! Now if you enjoy experimenting with your nails, then you’d be pretty psyched to get your hands on Ciate manicure kits. There’s something wonderfully satisfying to see our talons decorate in beautiful hues and patterns and you can’t go wrong with the brilliant offering from Ciate. These here are three Ciate box kits that will make your home manicure session fun! Ciate Caviar Mini Bar Volume 2  (approx. RM108) Transform four basic hues to give off a cool posh statement with the ‘caviar’ texture. The latter gives nails a kind of addictive touch that feels polished for events. However, applying it may…

  • Beauty,  Nails

    MANICyours: OPI Sheer Tints

    Sometimes, all you need is a touch of colour to brighten up your day! This spring OPI takes nail color to the next level with revolutionary Sheer Tints; the brand’s first-ever, pigmented top coats! Sheer Tints by OPI offers a fresh take on traditional top coats with the introduction of 4 new vivid hues in Blue, Pink, Yellow and Purple. An infusion of transparent color with high shine, these top coats can be worn alone, with a base coat for a playful sheer or layered over any shade to create an alternate finish for a progressive nail look. Apply Sheer Tints over your favorite OPI Nail Lacquer to achieve your…

  • Beauty,  Nails

    NailSnaps: Turn Your Pictures into Nail Art

    Forget acryllic paints and tiny brushes (let’s not forget, that uglier right hand nail art)..soon, we might all get personalised manicures at the press of a button. What if we told you that there’s an app being developed now that will enable you to print out your favourite photographs into customised nail art stickers that you can apply within mere minutes – minus the drying time! Called NailSnaps, it combines digital creativity and beauty into next level self-expression with limitless possibilities! Wouldn’t it be great to look at your digits and see your favourite pet’s face? Or all your favourite desserts and latte art? How about pictures from that one…

  • Beauty,  Nails,  Tried & Tested

    MANICyours: Gwen Stefani for OPI Collection

    Rock Steady..and be a L.A.M.B. with the new collection from OPI Gwen Stefani is undoubtedly the queen of all things cool – I mean c’mon, she hasn’t aged a day since rocking into our lives with Just A Girl! So whether you’re the pink-hair and braces 90s Gwen with her bindi or the ‘grown up’ sleek blonde bombshell that she is now, there’s something for everyone in this collection. We wrote about her collection release last month, and decided to try the mini collection consisting of: Hey Baby (Creme Gloss) When it comes to pink, you’re the “bright” one for me I Sing In Color (Creme Gloss) The deep tones of this…

  • Beauty,  Nails

    Future Beauty: 3D Printed ‘Nail Jewellery’ Manicure

    Why spend time painstakingly painting on your own manicure, when you can get an awesome 3D design printed? With 3D printing paving the way for fashion, it’s only natural that this piece of technology would find its way to the world of beauty – and no we’re not talking about slapping some 3D lipstick on. Think 3D-printed fingernails for futuristic finger candy in bright colours and interesting shapes by New York brand The Laser Girls. Using dyed nylon, digital artists Sarah C. Awad and Dhemerae Ford feature three-dimensional geometric patterns on the surface of these synthetic nails which are designed to be “nail jewellery”. They’ve even got a manicure + ring combination which could very well…

  • Beauty,  Beauty Buzz,  Nails

    Gwen Stefani Limited Edition OPI Nail Lacquers

    There’s no doubt about it, Gwen Stefani is rockin’ the world of beauty with her new nail lacquer line! Known for her signature red lips and platinum blonde hair, Gwen Stefani’s style has definitely evolved from the raw punk-grunge look of the early 90s, to the sophisticated fashion icon she is today – which makes her the ideal celebrity to collaborate with on OPI’s latest collection. With seven new limited edition nail lacquers for 2014, featuring standout color in breakthrough finishes – the highlights from the collection include a bold red lacquer that pays homage to Gwen’s signature lipstick, a new semi-matte satin finish in shades of gold and black, and…

  • Beauty,  Nails

    How To Remove Nail Polish Naturally

    For days when you run out of nail polish remover or when you decide to forego the harsh chemicals in one, this is an alternative you can try. Commercial brands of nail polish removers often contain acetone and other dangerous chemicals. This can be too harsh on delicate nails and dangerous when inhaled. Hence, it is better to remove nail polish naturally to reduce your chemical exposure. Try these simple alternatives the next time you want to go back to bare: Hot Water The most natural way to remove polish is to soften it with hot water. How-to: Heat a bowl of water in a microwave or on the stove.…