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  • Zoya Blogger Collection by Birchbox

    Zoya Blogger Collection by Birchbox

    When it comes to spotting the trends, there’s no better source than top beauty bloggers. We teamed up with Zoya to help these talented ladies turn their creativity into these exclusive limited edition nail polish shades.

  • March Beauty Launches 2012: Mad Men Makeup, Essie Resort, and More

    March Beauty Launches 2012: Mad Men Makeup, Essie Resort, and More

    Stock up on spring- worthy products before sunshine takes over the weather channel.

  • How To: Polka Dot Manicure

    How To: Polka Dot Manicure

    Watch our favorite nail blogger, Miss Ladyfinger, show us how to get a girly manicure that’s perfect for spring.

  • Birchbox March Favorites

    Birchbox March Favorites

    This month, we’re in full-on spring training mode with samples to help whip your beauty routine into shape. We’re talking problem-solving hair tamers, shine-busting blotting papers, and more.

  • Test Drive: Stick-On Makeup

    Test Drive: Stick-On Makeup

    We tested this bold trend on three Birchbox staffers.

  • How To: DIY Gradient Manicure

    How To: DIY Gradient Manicure

    Getting a fun gradient manicure doesn’t have to mean a trip to the salon! Try our DIY version today.

  • Five Holiday Polishes

    Five Holiday Polishes

    You can go neutral in January. It’s all about festive hues and sparkly shades this season

  • Perfect Bridal Pink Polish

    Perfect Bridal Pink Polish

    Call off the search: We've found your wedding day lacquer. We've rounded up perfect pink polishes for every type of bride.

  • How To: Apply Nail Strips

    How To: Apply Nail Strips

    We love nail strips because they come in tons of fun designs, are easy to apply, and last longer than our regular manicures. Learn how to apply them like a pro.

  • On The Strip

    On The Strip

    Pressing is the new painting — learn all about the nail strip trend.

  • Geek Out: Best Beauty Apps

    Geek Out: Best Beauty Apps

    The best beauty apps for your smartphone

  • How To: Layer Nail Polishes

    How To: Layer Nail Polishes

    Layering nail polish is a great way to get more out of your polish and make any shade work for you. Manicurist Susan Nam of Polished Beauty Bar in NYC shows us how it's done.

  • Manis 2.0: Nail Art, Layering, and More

    Manis 2.0: Nail Art, Layering, and More

    While we love a simple neutral mani, sometimes we want to mix it up a bit. Lately we’ve been playing around with fashion forward manis — think half moons, nail art, layering — and we’re hooked.

  • Finger Painting

    Finger Painting

    The wild, wacky — and yes, wearable — world of nail art.

  • How To: Moon Mani and Colored French Mani

    How To: Moon Mani and Colored French Mani

    The moon mani and colored french manicure are the must-try looks for spring. Susan Nam of Polished Beauty Bar in NYC shows us to get the look — all you need are some common office supplies!