5 Steps to a Perfect Pedicure

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Who says you need to drop a ton of money on a pedicure? You can get a fabulous pedi at home! 1. Shape Clip nails to just less than a quarter-inch - don't go too short or you'll risk an ingrown toenail - then gently file. 2. Soak You have a couple options - soak in a hot water with a scoop of … [Read more...]

An Oldie But Goodie

Although I've been dying to go for a good pedicure this winter, I just haven't made it over to the local nail salon. As a result, my heels have been very, very unhappy. Actually, they were in the worst condition they've ever been in. Walking was even painful from the deep crack that formed on my … [Read more...]

Envious No More

OPI Nail Envy

Do you remember your first bottle of nail polish? I do. It was dark blue and was probably Wet 'n Wild brand. Since it was my only bottle at the time, I applied it often and used almost a whole bottle. Since then, I've acquired a few hundred bottles of nail polish. Hi, my name is Sarah … [Read more...]

Frugal Pedicures

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During these tight economic times having options is always a plus. And having an option to still have pretty feet and toes that makes you feel like you rule the world, is definitely a plus in my book. First: Remove old nail polish off your toes. Second: Grab an old container that will fit … [Read more...]

Nails on Vacation

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Whenever I'm making my to do list of vacation preparations a manicure and pedicure is always top of the list. There is just something about having bright, fresh nails for the trip especially since our annual vacation takes place during spring break and involves heading south to warm, sunny … [Read more...]

Scandles…Moisturizer on Fire

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When I first heard about Scandles, I was intrigued. After all everybody is taught not to play with fire, but here was a moisturizer you use from the hot wax of a candle! You light it, pour it, and then use the oil for massage, manicures, pedicures, and a moisturizer. I couldn't wait to try … [Read more...]