Beauty, Tutorials

How to: Gradient Nails

Remember these… The tutorial is finally here! For these gradient nails, you’ll need at least 2 nail polish colors that have the same/similar finishes. I used three nail polish colors. And a disposable makeup wedge. Step 1: The lightest color (base) is applied to the entire nail.  Step 2: Apply your second color to the edge of the makeup sponge.…

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Healthy Hair Care, Tutorials

Quick Tip: Shampooing Hair

Here’s a quick tip to get you to your longer lengths.   Don’t pile your hair on top of your head when you wash your hair, like this: (Source) If you do, you are asking for a knotted mess that will lead you down the path to unnecessary breakage* as you struggle to detangle it. When shampooing your hair I would suggest:…

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Beauty, Tutorials

Nail This: Marbling

I decided to try something different with my nails.  Here’s my first try at marbling my nails. Check out the step-by-step guide below. 1. First get a small dish of water and colors of nail polish. 2. Add tape around the edges of your nails. 3. Add drops nail polish alternating between the two colors in a concentrical pattern onto…

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