Halloween-Inspired Beauty (Plus Bonus Nail Art by Jin Soon Choi)

  Happy Halloween! I love doing themed beauty roundups, so I thought it'd be fun to do one for some ghoulishy apropos products (along with an All Hallow's Eve-inspired nail art bonus). Spikes, skulls, even a little Edgar Allan Poe? All the better to help you get your scare on.     Kat von D … Continue reading Halloween-Inspired Beauty (Plus Bonus Nail Art by Jin Soon Choi)

Brighten Up a Fall Complexion With Just a Blush of Color

  When  I think of autumn, I always think burgundy, cognac, and other hues associated with the changing of the leaves. After all, I grew up jumping into piles of crunchy, freshly raked leaves (there are a lot of trees in Michigan — we kids had to rake our lawn every week, it seemed) and … Continue reading Brighten Up a Fall Complexion With Just a Blush of Color

Easy New Year’s Eve Nail Art, Courtesy of Jin Soon Choi

  Looking for a last minute, easy-to-do nail art look festive yet sophisticated enough for your New Year's Eve fête? Try these looks, courtesy of editorial manicurist extraordinaire, Jin Soon Choi (she's done the nails of everyone from Lady Gaga to Gwyneth Paltrow) — you can even do it running out the door. Step 1: Apply … Continue reading Easy New Year’s Eve Nail Art, Courtesy of Jin Soon Choi

Your Easiest Nail Look This Holiday Season, Courtesy of JINsoon X Sephora

When it comes to skin care, I consider myself fairly proficient. When it comes to nails, on the other hand, I'm all thumbs. Sure, I can do a decent pedicure (who looks that closely at toes anyway), but I can never give myself a passable manicure, much less anything close to nail art. But this … Continue reading Your Easiest Nail Look This Holiday Season, Courtesy of JINsoon X Sephora