The Nail Files

D.I.D. Nail Paint Gets An Exclusive One-on-One With Solange's Personal Nail Stylist, Sunshine O.

D.I.D. Nail Paint Gets An Exclusive One-on-One With Solange's Personal Nail Stylist, Sunshine O.

Sunshine O.  has been buffing and polishing the fingertips of your favorite songstresses for almost 15 years. This year at one of the most talked about events, the annual Met Gala, Sunshine adorned her long-time client Solange Knowles in D.I.D. Nail Paint’s gorgeous black, ‘Round Midnight’ nail polish. She sat with us and dished about how the jaw-dropping look came together, the trick behind her legendary manicures, which last 5-10 days without chipping (we will be putting this to the test very soon,) and her favorite products for strong natural nails. D.I.D. Paint: How long have you been doing nails?...

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Find Out The Dangers Behind The Hidden Ingredients of Your Favorite Menstrual Products

Find Out The Dangers Behind The Hidden Ingredients of Your Favorite Menstrual Products

On Friday, April 20th, a Philadelphia mother of 2 nearly died from Toxic Shock Syndrome. Yes, in 2018, women are still at risk of dying from super absorbent tampons. The problem is many of the feminine products on the market today are made of ingredients that are toxic to the female body and can interfere with the delicate reproductive system. Vaginal tissue along with the vulva, clitoral hood and labia minora are composed of mucous membrane, making it 10 times more absorbent than regular skin. Ironically, the products we use on the most fragile ecosystem of the female body are...

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Greener Daze: These Hemp-Based Beauty Products Will Get You Stunning Not Stoned

Greener Daze: These Hemp-Based Beauty Products Will Get You Stunning Not Stoned

Today we celebrate your favorite rapper’s, favorite recreational plant: Marijuana. As of recent, the sticky icky has been in the news more so for its potent health benefits and legalization politics. At this moment, 30 of the 50 states and the District of Columbia have  legalized marijuana to some extent. Studies have shown, the medicinal herb  is beneficial to anyone suffering illnesses such as glaucoma, chronic pain, anxiety,  menstrual cramps, endometriosis and Cachexia aka “wasting syndrome” associated with HIV patients.  Marijuana is composed of 133 known cannabinoids, compounds that interact with the body’s internal endocannabinoid system. Besides THC, (the chemical that gets...

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Manicures = Life

Eco Friendly Nail Polish Manicure Self CareGetting my nails did is one of my favorite acts of self-love. When my nails are perfection, I feel like perfection. I love the whole process of it, from the moment my big toe touches the hot bubbly water in the pedicure basin, to the soft grating sound the emory board makes on my nails as they are being shaped to almond perfection—I’m living my best life.

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Last Minute Mani: What To Do When Your Nails Look a Mess & You've Got to Go

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The music’s on and you’re sipping your opening cocktail at home in preparation for a night out with your girls or with Bae. Hair done? Check. Makeup done? Check. Fly heels? Check and check. You grab your keys only to realize your nails look A. Hot. Mess.


What do you do now?

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