Not everyone has the luxury of a weekly professional manicure, but that is no excuse to neglect nails. Manicured nails, painted or bare, greatly improve the look of your hands. “The most important thing is to use nail products that benefit your nails,” advises nail pro Deborah Lippmann. “Avoid using nail lacquers that contain toxins and never, ever bite nails or cuticles.” We got to pick her brain and set the record straight on how to keep nails healthy, neat and looking their best without having to spend a fortune on visiting a salon.
Adrianna Barrionuevo is a south Florida native with a soft spot for Orange County, California, where she spent her college years. Adrianna comes from Lucky and worked at Too Faced Cosmetics during her OC days. She loves quoting and rewatching episodes of Breaking Bad, collecting Manolo Blahniks and reading celebrity gossip. She’s also in the running to be the #1 Beyonce fan in the office. (She’s winning.)