Category: VINYLUX

Beauty, Fashion, Fitness & Nails


Letting Them Grow: Shape Shorten and Polish

Hey nail & beauty enthusiasts! Ever deal with uneven nails?  Well, I’ve definitely had my share of this.  So about 2 weeks ago I decided to take matters into my own hands (no pun intended) & file them all down! Yup, I did it, I took my crystal nail file and shaped each nail until …

Blue French Manicure TheTrendyNai


Wanna try something a little different from the regular red, white & blue nails for Independence Day Weekend?! Well a few weeks ago over father’s day weekend I tried out these tips & absolutely loved them… and thought what better time then July 4th weekend to share my newly discovered favorite patriotic tips! So, here’s …


Neon Tips with Essie… I’ll take it! Check out this simple take on a neon multi color french mani using nail polishes from the Essie Neon Collection! Start off with solid white nails.  Always a great look for summer! Next swipe your tips with a few different shades of neon nail polish from Essie’s Neon …

Im Addicted Bottle with Neon French As Seen on


Tired of your boring old french manicure?  Well why not spice it up with a lil’ color!  Yup… it’s that simple.  1 coat of clear nail polish base and a striping brush to get your perfect straight edge (or you can tape off your tips using french manicure guides found at any local cvs or …

Steel Gaze- #149 CND Vinylux


Hey there Nail Enthusiasts! Today’s post is all about CND’s Vinylux 7 Day Nail Polish.  The natural nail polish alternative to Gel Polish that will last for 7 days… so claims CND! I’ve been waiting for the right time to review this color I purchased over the summertime called Steel Glaze by CND.  It’s a …


Mani of the Day: DKNY Camo Print Inspired Nails

– DKNY Scoopneck Pullover with Camo Print – Hey there nail enthusiasts! It’s that time of year… Labor Day has come and gone and now it’s time for Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week to start-up… If you didn’t know.. MBFW in the heart of New York City runs from September 5-12 featuring the BEST in Runway Fashion — …


CND VinyLux French Manicure

Since my last post reviewing my collection of CND Vinylux Weekly Polishes I’ve been asked by readers as to which color I would recommend for a pink and white french manicure. I decided to take pics of my latest french mani using Negligee for my base and Studio White for my tip. If you’re looking …

VINYLUX 7 Day Challenge

VinyLux by CND® The makers of Shellac”gel polish” have launched a new line of 7 Day Long Lasting Natural Nail Polishes… CND boasts that VINYLUX natural nail polish will last up to 7 Days of wear. If you wear Shellac on your nails then you’ll be happy to know that the VINYLUX collection was created …

Video Tutorial: Christmas Nails

‘Tis the season! Today’s manicure was inspired by the holidays!  I wanted to use my new color shifting nail lacquers from Glisten & Glow for my ornaments.  Watch the video below how they shift.  Super Cool! Here’s what you’ll need: Clear Base Coat – Probelle Nail Maintanence Base color i used 2 coats of Sally […]

ESSIE HOLIDAY NAILS : Glitter, Sparkle & Subtle Bling Nails

Merry Christmas To All My Trendy Nail Readers! Today I wanted to share a few ideas for some holiday nail combo’s using the 2 NEW Glitter Polishes from the new line of Essie LuxEffects Forever Chic Collection. 1) Jazzy Jubilant In the raw… here’s how Jazzy Jubilant will look over a naked nail.  (Keep in […]

Video Tutorial: Holiday Marble Nails

Hey there nail enthusiasts! Today’s nail tutorial features shades from Zoya’s Party Girls Collection with some added bling from Essie. I wanted to create a swirl pattern and found the easiest way to do that by mixing shades. Using the opposite end of my clear jelly stamper I applied a few dots of various polishes, […]

Santa Nails: Holiday Nail Art Tutorial

Since the holidays are upon us, I thought i’d share with you two new options to add a little sparkle to your trendy tips.  (Nail Art Optional) Starting with the top photo I used Sally Hansen’s miracle gel (no light needed) natural nail polish in Rhapsody Red.  Loving this warm holiday red, it’s a perfect […]

Video Tutorial: Festive Holiday Nail Art

Here’s a quick and easy festive manicure using various shades from Essie and Zoya. No special tools needed.  I actually used the opposite side of a paint brush to create my dots.  You can use a toothpick or even the end of a pen. Here’s what you’ll need: Clear Base Coat – Probelle Nail Maintanence […]

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