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New Year, New Colors...Who 'dis?

Did you slip up on your New Year's Resolutions already? It's ok, January is only the trial period. Start your journey in February, and add this to your 2019 New Year, New Me Resolutions:  No. More. Old. Polish. Toss out those dusty, clumpy bottles of nail polish you've had in your collection since the first Obama administration. Don't be sad beloveds, we loved that era too, but we want you to make room in your arsenal for the pretty, trendy shades of 2019. Metallics are anticipated to be big this year. What a coincidence, we just dropped a whole line of super shiny metallic colors. Navy blue should be another popular shade, *cough* we have that too *cough*  it's called Billie's Jeans *cough*....

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Santa Baby, slip these under the tree for your nail lovers this season

Happy Holidays! We have a few days left before Christmas and for those of you who still have stockings in need of stuffing, we've got you covered. Is your giftee  super picky? No worries, everyone loves pretty, high quality and affordable nail polish. Are they health conscious?  Our nail polishes and remover are eco-friendly, vegan and free of the top five toxic chemicals found in most nail polishes. Are they a beauty product junkie? Ugh, same! Text the group chat, and let your besties know that some new shades have arrived just in time for the holidays to satisfy a product fix. We have a solution for everyone on your nice list and can accommodate any budget. Check it out...  ...

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For The Future of Plant Based Skin Care and Sustainable Farming: Meet Sequoia Carr

80% of whatever we put on our hair and skin winds up in our bloodstream. That's why at D.I.D. Nail Paint we're passionate about using toxin-free ingredients in our nail products. We also love to celebrate other amazing beauty brands that care about your health, and the earth, just like us. Sequoia Carr is the owner and founder of Leafed Beauty, she whips up all her products by hand in her Brooklyn home and is incredibly passionate about sustainable farming. Read more about Sequoia, her journey as a businesses woman, and how she manages how to stay fly all while saving the earth with Permaculture.  D.I.D. Nail Paint: What inspired you to launch Leafed Beauty? Sequoia Carr: Leafed Beauty was...

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Meet Our New Nailologist: Sakile B.

As many of you know, in June we launched our own nail spot, The D.I.D. Nail Paint Studio inside Marche Rue Dix. After months of searching for the perfect nail artist that is dedicated to providing our loyal, beautiful clients with an eco-friendly, yet super stylish mani, we now have a new nailologist on staff to help elevate your style game. Meet Sakile, she hails from The Bronx and her interest in nail art began as a healthy self-care regimen during the end of her undergraduate education at Trinity College where she majored in Environmental Science - with a minor in women, gender, sexuality studies. She loves to transform her favorite music artists album covers into uber poppin' nail designs which you...

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Show Your Man How To Put The 'Man' In Manicure

I value a man who takes care of himself the same way Lebron James values a shorts suit.     But I know too many men that refuse to step inside a nail salon for a manicure and pedicure because of the feminine connotation it carries. I also know a few good men that take pride in their appearance and keep up with monthly pedicures and manicures, so I know they exist, but there just aren’t enough of them out there.   If women are “supposed to keep their nails neat”, so should men because, equality and proper hygiene. So today, because I’m your loving Nailologist,  I will drop some gems on how to convert the male non believers, so there...

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