tips & trends

tips & trends

from our essie manicurist pros to the latest in runway trends, the latest in how-tos and what's cool.

the perfect essie manicure is in your hands

tips & trends the perfect essie manicure is in your hands

whether you put a beautiful manicure in the hands of your favorite salon professional or take matters into your own hands at home, essie Global Lead Educator and celebrity manicurist, Rita Remark says these easy manicure steps will get you an essie-approved colour manicure.

step out in the perfect essie pedicure

tips & trends step out in the perfect essie pedicure

sandal season, an open toe or a winter pamper session, you should always put your best foot forward with an essie pedicure. so, step out in style in these easy pedi tricks.

you better shape up: filing and trimming your nails

tips & trends you better shape up: filing and trimming your nails

After you’ve cleaned nails and created a beautiful working canvas, you’ll want to file and trim nails for your desired nail shape. Whether square, squavol, stiletto or trending coffin nails, it’s up to you on how to showcase a manicure. Brush up – or should we say file down – with these nail care tips.

gel-like shine at-home

tips & trends gel-like shine at-home

how to do gel-like nails at home

get the scoop: what is a gel manicure

tips & trends get the scoop: what is a gel manicure

As gel nail manicures are here to stay for some, manicure lovers have questions about how to best use gel nail polish and products. With some of your classic Essie nail polish shades like ‘ballet slippers’ and ‘wicked’ available in our essie.gel formula, read on for what you should know before stepping into your favorite nail salon!

find the perfect essie nail polish for your skin tone

tips & trends find the perfect essie nail polish for your skin tone

alright, we’re going to say it. Our hundreds of essie colours are meant to look stunning on every shade of skin. But we understand the hassle of trying to find your favorite, seasonally appropriate, occasion-based, “shake things up” colour of the moment. Rita Remark, celebrity manicurist breaks it down with some of her favorite essie nail polish shades. Want to discover on your own? Click into this essie colour bar and slide your way to the perfect essie nail polish shade.

go behind the scenes and backstage with an essie professional

tips & trends go behind the scenes and backstage with an essie professional

Rita Remark, essie Global Lead Educator, has been the nail lead at some of the most coveted fashion shows from Oscar de la Renta, KITH, Alice & Olivia and more. Here she talks runway ready nail tips and tricks to get a model manicure. From backstage with the fashion elite, these hacks can cleverly be used for a DIY mani.

how to remove gel nails at home

tips & trends how to remove gel nails at home

Treated yourself to a dreamy gel manicure? As much as you’ve loved this chip-free, glossy look over the past couple of weeks, the perfect mani can’t last forever. When growth gaps become visible, your gel polish is crying out to be removed. But it needs a little more attention than a standard nail polish…