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8 Best Gel Nail Polishes for a Chip-Free Manicure

With these best gel nail polishes, you can have salon-quality manicures without the cost or even leaving the comfort of your home.

5 Tricks for a DIY Pedi (Plus, an Ingrown Toenail Fix)

An esthetician shares her tips for giving yourself a pedicure at home.

7 Hacks for Strong and Healthy Nails

While we patiently wait for the day we can see our nail techs again, here are some ways to take...

7 Things You Should Know Before Getting a Gel Manicure

Gel manicures offer a long-lasting, mega-watt shine. But are they safe? Do they destroy your nails? Here’s what to know.

Here’s What It Means If You Have Ridges on Your Nails

They don't make for the prettiest of manicures, but are they something more than a cosmetic problem?

Here’s What It Means if You Have White Spots on Your Nails

Pressing on your nail could tell you the difference between whether you bumped your finger or you have a serious...

If You Have Peeling Nails, Here’s What It Could Mean

It could be your lifestyle, or there could be something going on deeper in your body.

The Geometric Nail Trends You Need to Get On Board With STAT

It's impossible to scroll through your Instagram feed without seeing geometric nail designs — and being that it is this...

What the Colour of Your Nails Says About Your Health

Your nails provide clues to your health.

The Best Nude Polish for Your Skin Isn’t Necessarily Beige

Today’s nude polish choices go beyond beige to shades of mocha, mauve, lilac and more.

Make Your Manicure Last a Week or Longer: 10 Tips You’ll Wish You Knew Sooner

Whether you paid a pro or did your nails yourself, it’s always disappointing when your polish chips in days. These...

Are Gel Manicures Safe?

The manicure is being updated with longer-lasting polishes and strengthening treatments. But are these new developments safe?

The Colours You’ll Be Painting Your Toes This Summer

Get your toe nails buffed. After reading this you'll want to have them polished. We found the most lust-worthy nail...

Key Nutrients for Healthy Hair, Skin and Nails

Boost your body’s rejuvenating power with a specially-formulated supplement.

Nail Art How-To: The Heart Shaped Mani

Follow these five easy steps for a DIY heart shaped mani.

9 Subtle Things Your Nail Polish Colour Reveals About You

Here's why neon feels youthful and a clear shellack means you've got business to attend to.

10 Steps to the Perfect DIY Pedicure

Save money this summer by perfecting the at-home pedicure.

20 Hot Polish Shades for Your Summer Pedicure

Nothing lays the groundwork to summer style better than a fresh pedicure, and the road to happy feet is paved...

10 secrets of the perfect DIY manicure

There's no one secret to a great DIY - there are 10! Before you set up another mani night, get...

4 nail trends to try right now

Your go-to nail treatment may be a bit dated now, but the good news is, you can get an instant...

DIY nail art: Tropical palm trees

While you may be sipping that Singapore Sling in a tiny backyard, your tips can at least make it look

6 beautiful mani-pedi colours for your next vacation

Even if your summer holidays don't take you farther than the backyard, you can still travel with your tips. Match...

Rush-hour beauty

Shown here: Fe Fi Fo Plum, one of six new shades for fall. $8.95 Truth: A lot of us do

9 products you need for an at-home pedicure

Sandal season is here. Rather than booking a team spa day (darn!), we took matters into our own hands (er,...

Frosty tips: 6 sugary pastel nail polishes

Scoop up sugary pastel polishes in creamy, speckled or glittery finishes for a sweet nail look

Can nail polish interfere with lifesaving efforts in the ER?

Wondering if there are drawbacks to coloured nail polish? We asked an expert

DIY nail art: 7 trends to try

Manicures that push creative limits are a beauty obsession du jour. We asked three of Canada's leading nail artists for...

4 nail polishes in summer’s hottest colour

Pep up your mani or pedi with a hot new orangey-pink shade, from coral to watermelon

5 solutions for strong and healthy nails

Are your nails prone to breakage? Here are five common nail issues and how to fix them

The pros and cons of the long-lasting manicure

New polish techniques and products'such as Axxium and Shellac'are all the buzz. Writer Diane Peters tries out some of the...