Achieve a multi-colored French manicure in 4 easy steps

The multi-colored French mani was trending during summer but the playful look has found its place in fall as well. This fun twist to the classic French manicure is a great way to add a pop of color to your toned-down fall look and play around with your favorite autumnal shades. Plus, it gives a … Read more

Talking self-care, self-acceptance, and authenticity with Tara Stiles

Tara Stiles is a former model, turned yoga queen. She’s the founder of Strala Yoga, featured in a Harvard business case study. Open-minded and self-aware, Tara is no stranger to finding that inner balance and the work that it takes. But the key to it all is kindness-to others and to yourself. Tara was kind … Read more

6 tips on how to prevent your mani from bubbling

Even if you’re a pro at doing your mani, you’ve definitely struggled with air bubbles ruining your masterpiece. We often get our clients asking how they can prevent this from happening, so we thought we would provide the answers! Here are some handy tips on how to prevent your mani from bubbling.     1. … Read more

5 Easy Ways to Make Your Mani Last Longer

Getting your mani chipped or damaged after you spent time making it look flawless can be frustrating. But lucky for you, there are ways you can make it last longer. Ultimately how long a mani lasts varies from person to person. Now that we’re all washing our hands more frequently it’s hard to make our … Read more

Self-care sundays with Divya Viswanathan, co-founder of Taza Ayurveda

Both Amy Engel and Divya Viswanathan discovered Taza, an Ayurvedic skincare and wellness brand when they found themselves at a lifestyle imbalance. Both felt as they were losing touch with nature and themselves, overwhelmed with life’s stressors. So they turned to Ayurveda to bring their lives back to balance and with that shared their craft … Read more

Tips and tricks to get silky smooth feet at home

Even though we’re not going out as much, it doesn’t mean we shouldn’t feel our most confident at home. Sometimes a small act like giving a little love to our feet is enough to make us look good and feel good. We often give more attention to our hands, but today we encourage you to … Read more

Give thanks to your hands

Aristotle once said, “The hand is an instrument of instruments”. How often have we stopped to think about the parts of our body that bless us with the ability to carry out our daily lives? But when we pause to reflect about our hands, they give us the ability to experience all that it is … Read more

Fun facts about our nail polish

You probably know our polishes are vegan, 10-free, and non-toxic but do you know the story behind how they came about? Our founder, Amy Lin put all of her love and passion for health and beauty into perfecting the perfect nail polish formula. Every little detail, from packaging to the names of our polishes has … Read more

5 Easy Steps to Make Your Nails Stronger

Our nails have been through a lot in the past few months. With the pandemic outbreak, our bodies went through a significant amount of stress; our diet might have changed, our living or work situation might have changed,  plus our frequent hand washing and usage of hand sanitizer all contributed to our nails becoming weaker. … Read more

Self-reflection is self-care

Digging in deep and acknowledging our feelings can sometimes be uncomfortable but it’s an important step towards self-love and acceptance. We are the only ones present in our bodies and therefore should make it a wonderful place to be in. But it takes a few steps and building blocks to reach that level of being … Read more