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Molly Ringwald on How DIY Nail Art Helps Her Empty Out Her Brain
"Nail art takes dexterity and focus, and when I'm doing it, I don't think about anything else. It's my form of weird meditation."
Photos of Festive Nail Art Masterpieces
Try wrapping gifts with these talons.
Jessica Pettway and Samantha Friend
These Photos of Long Fake Toenails Are More Than Just Fetish Material
Photographer Amy Lombard teamed up with artist Sonya Meesh to make next-level toenail art.
Stunning Nail Art Explodes Off the Pages of This Photo Book
'Paint & Polish' explores the intimacy and economics of nail art.
The USB Manicure Puts Data at Your Fingertips
Nail art gets a conceptual makeover with this DIY manicure from Nadja Buttendorf and Aram Bartholl.
Are Elaborate Makeup Selfies a Legitimate Way to Grieve?
The idea of "tragedy makeup"—where popular vloggers share looks crafted with mourning horrific events in mind—has long been controversial in the makeup artist community. After Orlando, some feel it's gone too far.
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This Cult Nail Artist Has the World at Her Fingertips
In this episode of A Day With, Sharmadean Reid, the founder of the insanely popular beauty brand WAH London, shares her tips for getting great nails, building a community, and empowering other women to rise to the top.
The Nailbot: It'll Paint Your Nails and Teach You Tech
We talk with creator Pree Walia about Nailbot, the smartphone-controlled device that will paint your nails for you.
The Trans Manicurist Trading Nail Art For Education
23-year-old trans activist Charlie Craggs is trying to wipe out transphobia, one manicure at a time.
Art History at the Tip of Your Fingers
Talking to Susi Kenna about taking on the modern masters, one manicure at a time.
The Greasy Glamor of Junkfood and Nail Art
Celebrate National Junkfood Day with Amy Lombard and the fast food photo set, 'Nails.'
Nail Art Comes Alive in Surreal Stop-Motion Manicure
These might be the trippiest fingernails we've ever seen.