5 Dupes for the Louboutin Classic Red Nail Polish

Maybe you’re looking to spice up your nail color a bit with a nice red! In case you’ve been living under a rock, Christian Louboutin designed a line of nail polish that is absolutely stunning! The red, which is a perfect match to the iconic red sole of the shoes, is a beautiful color. But what’s the kicker? These nail polishes will break the bank with their $50/each price tag. I don’t know about you, but $50 is a LOT for a nail polish!

Lucky for you, I’ve found 5 amazing dupes for this nail polish so you don’t have to dip into your savings to own a great signature red. Any of these shades would be perfect for the person looking upgrade their mani. View Full Post


With nail art and lacquer becoming more of a finishing accessory, more and more independent African-American brands have put their bid in for a slice of the $768 million pie. So where are the black owned nail polish companies?

With African-American women dominating consumption at a mind-blowing 80%, (WWD), more than any other race or group of women in the cosmetic industry in America, mainstream brands tend to neglect to speak to the African-American consumer.

Here are some F.U.B.U. (For Us By Us) brands to make all of your nail lacquer dreams come true. I’ve found everything you can possibly need from bold, sassy, dramatic, and dainty, to fun names that incorporates familiar lingo that we will make you kiki on the inside.

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Sally Hansen #IHeartNailArt Contest

Hey beauties, Ariel here!

Is it just me or do you hate doing your nails? I love getting them done, but I hate doing them myself. In a perfect world, I’d have a personal nail stylist to do them and buff ’em up good like I was Diddy. But until that day comes, I need to break out my own nail file and polish. Here are 25 thoughts I have while doing my nails.

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Everyone knows that I am obsessed with doing my nails! PERIOD. So much so I’ve gotten super amazing at polishing them (no I am not doing your nails). So good that I nearly hate going to the salon because I have yet to be impressed by anyone who has ever done my nails.

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As a beauty editor I have tons of goodies at my desk (that everyone loves to borrow). Flat irons, hair sprays, lotions, perfumes…and of course nail polish! There’s probably about 10 bottles of polish on my desk now, and that’s after all of the borrowing.

So I decided to have a nail pamper party for some of the pretty girls at my office (all the girls are pretty, these are the girls with the best nails, LOL).

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