Is Nail Art Kaput?

Since roughly the late summertime, predictions from fashion and beauty oriented sites declared the once thriving division of nail art as O-V-E-R. ¬†Now in December, actual numbers have come stating that nail polish sales went down 13% in November, after a sales growth of 20% in 2012. Advertising Age, where the original report was posted, also noted that for the first time since 2009, lipstick … Continue reading Is Nail Art Kaput?

M.I.A.’s Most Memorable Makeup and Hair Choices

Just because visual artist and musician M.I.A. is a total, certified bad-ass, doesn’t mean she hasn’t been a girly-girl along the way. Since her first album, the worldly¬†Arular in 2005, Maya’s never been shy of experimenting with an array of colors in makeup and hairstyles. The choices have been as poly-chromatic as her music . She was rocking nail art before it was accepted by … Continue reading M.I.A.’s Most Memorable Makeup and Hair Choices

First Look at Gwen Stefani for OPI (aka “Finally!”)

The long awaited, what took so long, very much delayed Gwen and OPI collection is set to arrive January 2014, and will feature a signture red polish titled “Over and Over A-Gwen”. This celeb collab follows the Liquid Sand set of Mariah Carey, and capsules from Nicki Minaj for Pink Friday, Katy Perry, and Selena Gomez for their Nicole division. Anybody else ever wonder why … Continue reading First Look at Gwen Stefani for OPI (aka “Finally!”)