Many people who go home for the holidays spend the week after Christmas taking a break from work and relaxing with family. And now that the stress of the holiday season is behind you, why not treat yourself to some at-home beauty treatments? It’s a great way to look and feel your best before New Year’s Day.

From Nicki Minaj to the candy-hued runways at Fashion Week, it’s clear that the current trend is to load up on the color. However, some women may feel a bit apprehensive dying their strands to match the rainbow or painting on an orange pout and lime eyeliner.

From her wildly popular album Teenage Dream to her over-the-top wedding ceremony, Katy Perry has been one of the most talked about celebs in 2010. With 2011 almost here, analysts at recently rounded up some of the best beauty lessons they’ve learned from Perry this year.

It’s almost time for Christmas dinner, and many people will be heading to their family’s homes to celebrate the holidays. And while a bright red lip or a shiny gold shadow is a festive way to evoke Yuletide cheer, those looking for a more subtle way to embody the holiday spirit should consider a seasonal manicure.

When shopping for the perfect holiday gifts, sometimes the best things come in smaller packages. Whether you are looking for a simple gift for her stocking or a small present for an office Secret Santa exchange, there is one item that should be on the top of your list – nail polish.

Whether you’re getting ready for an office holiday gathering or a New Year’s Eve bash, perfecting party makeup for an end-of-the-year fiesta can be tough. You want to be festive without appearing over-the-top, elegant but not too formal. While walking the line between holiday cheer and evening chic may seem tricky, it can be easy […]

If your mom never let you out of the house with the black nail polish you attempted to hide on your way to middle school every morning, there’s a recurring trend that’s sure to turn heads this season and fulfill all of your dark impulses.

It appears that Kingston Rossdale is already following in his parents’ rock and roll footsteps – at least as far as his personal style is concerned. The 4-year-old son of Gwen Stefani and Gavin Rossdale recently stepped out sporting a bleached blonde mohawk and multi-colored nails.

While most men simply shave and shower before standing at the altar, women often have a long and involved beauty routine. From hair to makeup to nails, there is a lot for the bride to do right before the ceremony. However, gals may want to rearrange their schedule and get their nails done the day before their wedding.

While brides often spend weeks beautifying themselves for their wedding, spending hours at the spa and salon, grooms usually do little more than shower and shave before standing at the altar. However, there are a few easy at-home treatments that can help men look their best before the big day.

Whether you’ve just gotten your nails professionally done of have opted to paint them yourself, it can always be difficult to determine when the nail polish is dry.

It’s not often that women are able to get advice directly from industry experts, but those who want top tips about caring for their nails are in luck – nail guru Deborah Lippmann recently sat down with to answer some questions live on Twitter.