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The Best Sporty Nail Art On Instagram

Marathon manis? CrossFit-inspired designs? We've got your workout-themed nail candy.

6 Surprising Signs Your Nails Salon Is Gross

Read this before you book your next mani.

The Real Reason Your Nails Keep Splitting

Plus 5 other nail concerns that might affect your health.

7 Sole-Saving Products for Pretty Feet

Because spending the summer in flip-flops isn't doing your dirty feet any favors.

10 Terrifying Reasons to Stop Nail Biting—For Good!

From lip warts to serious infections, nail biting can lead to a whole lot more than a ruined mani!

The Genius Trick to Freshen Up Your Manicure

Learn how to extend the life of your manicure in less than thirty seconds with this how-to video.

The Quickest, Easiest Tip for a DIY Manicure

Save time and eliminate streaks and stains with this simple tip.

5 Dos and Don'ts for Strong, Healthy Nails

Exactly what you should be doing to keep your nails beautiful— without stepping foot in a salon!

5 Easy Nail Art Designs For New Year's Eve

Ditch the crowded nail salon this NYE, and DIY your nails with the help of these printed nail wraps.

5 Weird Signs You Could Have a Nutritional Deficiency

Can't figure out why you're craving ice or always getting pins and needles? You need to read this.

Easy, Snow-Inspired Nail Art

Celebrate the first snowfall with this easy-to-do nail art, inspired by this week’s surge of flurries.

The Nail Trend That Will Make Your Manicure Last Longer

Take a cue from high-fashion and extend the life of your DIY manicure with this tip.

Easy DIY Nail Art

Mix up your mani with these five chic looks, courtesy of Julie Kandalec, creative director of Paintbox in NYC.

5 Healthy Nail Polishes

The latest trend in manicures is purpose: formulas that leave your tips stronger.

5 Crazy New Nail Trends

Nails might only take up a tiny bit of surface area, but the latest trends in polishes take attention-grabbing style to the extreme.

See the $2 Nail Polish That Beat a $27 Chanel One!

The results of a new Consumer Reports test will help you avoid a costly beauty blunder.

24 Gel Manicures Could Increase Skin Cancer Risk

Should you reconsider your salon habit?

The Best DIY Beauty Tricks

Post-It notes, aspirin, and Scotch tape could be new staples to your routine with these cool MacGyver-like tips for hair, makeup, skin, and nails.

The Nail Trends You'll See Everywhere This Spring

Say goodbye to dark colors and lengthy trips to the salon with these 6 tips from nail pro Lisa Wong.

Beyond the Red Mani: 5 Festive Ideas for Nails

Deck your digits for the holiday season with these simple yet stunning manicures.

How to Remove Gel Nails at Home

Can't make it to the salon? Don't even think about peeling off that gel polish! Follow this foolproof plan instead.

Beauty Secrets from the People Who Know Best

Top beauty editors, makeup artists, beauty bloggers, and more reveal their favorite tips and tricks.

12 Hottest Nail Colors for Fall 2013

Deck out your digits with the season's most covetable shades, from metallic jewel tones to dark, vampy hues.

The Hottest Summer Nail Trends

From candy-coated tips to plumage-inspired toes, these trends make mani and pedi magic in just a few swipes.

Nail Trend: Fine Art on Your Fingertips

An in-depth look at these fine art-inspired nail decals from our April issue.

Everything to Know About Nail Decals

<em>SHAPE</em> beauty director chats about the nail decal trend and how to apply them.