"I just want to know which poor sod is going to stand at the school gate measuring everyone’s fingernails!"
From the looks of the official engagement photos Meghan Markle and fiancé Prince Harry posed for on Monday afternoon, it seems that she has already nailed at least one royal rule: requesting natural polish at her manicure.
For years she was just a name on a bottle of nail polish, until a months-long search turned up the story of a remarkable woman and entrepreneur.
Between "braided" eyebrows and squiggle lips, you would think we have witnessed enough extreme trends to last a lifetime. But no—there's always room for more absurdity in the world of beauty. Illusion artist Dain Yoon proved that on Sunday when she uploaded an image of her nails—each finger adorned with a little face and, yep, hair. SEE ALSO: 'Braided' eyebrows are the latest absurd beauty trend that truly anyone can try "Many people told me I should delete those [sic] my photos before becoming a new trend," she wrote on Twitter. Many people told me i should delete those my photos before becoming a new trend pic.twitter.com/NZ7FD1dFDM — Dain Yoon (@designdain) September 10, 2017 While they may not have caught on quite yet, they definitely have people talking. Overall, the majority of people have expressed concern over the potential trend, but have acknowledged that regardless of how creepy they are, it's pretty damn creative—not to mention it requires major skills to pull that off. Better without the hair tho! pic.twitter.com/DvDjX877aM — Bad Boy Brazil (@Bad_Boy_Brazil) September 10, 2017 i can't even paint my own nails without getting it on my skin pic.twitter.com/q4YV7hw6FI — billy鹿 (@oraltwjnk) September 10, 2017 Hell nooo...nasty as hell...but cant ignore creativity.... — Marquita Powell (@QueenPowell83) September 10, 2017 Live footage of me right now: pic.twitter.com/gkM4JBfiyU — Vanessa Yanez (@vanessa_yanez_) September 10, 2017 as an artistic design this is really unique but as a trend.. pls no — Madison I. (@wittyusername18) September 10, 2017 Where else can we go from here? Who honestly knows at this point. WATCH: Get club vibes in your tiny apartment with these magnetic speakers
Preschool teacher Johnetta Hopkins says she was refused service at her local nail salon.
Bad news for those who still adhere to the acrylic French manicure--that nail shape is no longer among the most-popular list. In lieu of the now-dated square nail, pro manicurist Angel Williams, who works with Jessica Chastain, tells us that the oval, round, and almond silhouettes are the ones her clients have been requesting. "The square nail shape is definitely one that comes and goes,but it's taking a backseat to the current trend, which is bringing a subtle look back to the shape,"
Kim Kardashian has never been one to shy away from experimenting with new style and beauty trends. In the new year, she’s debuted a lip ring, worn customized necklaces featuring the name of her hometown, and even tried out pierced nails.
Beauty blogger Amelia Rushmore-Perrin has been using acrylic nails for years, but removing them recently left her with torn and bleeding nails. British beauty blogger Amelia Rushmore-Perrin shared with her followers how damaging acrylic nails can be. “A lot of people on [Q&A site] curiouscat ask me about my acrylics, presumably wanting a set themselves,” Rushmore-Perrin wrote on Twitter.
If you haven’t already made the journey back to school, you’ll likely be heading there after Labour Day weekend. That��s right, summer is officially over. But not to fret. Here, we’ve rounded up 12 beauty products to make the transition back into the classroom a little less painful.
Whether you’re a Kardashian fan or not, I think we can all agree that Khloe’s nail game is on-point (and so is her ring game)! Thankfully, Khloe recently revealed her secret to keeping her nails strong despite her love for gel and acrylic manis — a nail cream, but not just any nail cream. “It’s so crazy, because it was originally made for horse hooves,” Khloe says on her app.
The humble rubber band is such an overlooked item. It does so much more than hold your hair up or keep your chip bag sealed. From french manicures to maternity jeans, here are 12 smart uses for that rubber band pile you probably have lying at home. Know any more rubber band hacks?
In celebration of the Canada Day long weekend, the editors at Yahoo Canada Style took some of the latest gel nail polishes for a test drive to see which could stand up to the road trips, house cleaning, lobster dinners, hot glue guns and patio drinks. The only rule: each polish had to one that could be applied at home without the aid of a lamp. Click through the gallery above to see how each polished faired and let us know which polish you’d be willing to try by tweeting to @YahooStyleCA.
If you can’t get your eyeliner wing to look right (doesn’t it always comes out a bit too low or too high?) try applying it after your mascara. First, curl your upper lashes and apply a coat of mascara before tackling your eyeliner. The warmth helps the lash to hold the curl a lot better and when paired with a good lash-curling mascara the lashes will stay curled all day long!
The world is still mourning after this past weekend’s mass shooting at Pulse, a gay Orlando nightclub, that left 49 dead and 53 injured - the deadliest mass shooting in U.S. history. People flooded social media with posts and pictures tagged with #PrayForOrlando, many of them featuring the colours of the rainbow, a symbol of the LGBTQ community. Amongst them, beauty bloggers created their own colourful tributes, incorporating rainbow colours into their routines. Click through the gallery to see some of their beauty looks and let us know what you think by tweeting @YahooStyleCA