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  1. this thing’s incredible
    This LED-Cured Nail Polish Wears Like Gel But Comes Off in MinutesThere’s less UV exposure, too.
  2. the strategist 100
    The Strategist Beauty 100Something for every step of your routine — from your scalp to the soles of your feet.
  3. best in class
    The 9 Very Best Nail ClippersWhether you’re looking for nail clippers for babies or toenail clippers for the thickest of nails.
  4. this thing’s incredible
    It’s Taken Me 5 Years (and 15 Nail Polishes) to Find a Clambake ReplacementAfter dozens of home manicures, I have the perfect red-orange dupe for the discontinued nail polish.
  5. this thing’s incredible
    Who Knew a German Knife Company Would Make the Best Nail Clippers I’ve Ever Used“After experiencing the smooth fluidity and elegant precision of the Zwilling clippers, I simply can’t go back to cheap $5 ones.”
  6. trust me i should know
    I Can Use My Nails As a Box Cutter — Here’s How I Get Them So StrongIt’s one part genetics, one part maintenance, and one part conscious product selection.
  7. compulsive shopping
    I Can’t Stop Buying Glittery Nail PolishesCatbird’s co–creative director on the glittery polishes she owns, the ones she wants to try, and the best nail accoutrement for glitter-polish fans.
  8. strat investigates
    Strat Investigates: What’s the Next Status Nail Polish?“It’s definitely a brand that nail girls are obsessed with.”
  9. my hobbies include skin-care
    The 7 Nail Polishes I (Let the Pros) Use to Paint My Fingers and ToesMy favorites span the color wheel — pink for summer, red for fall, blue-ish for winter, purple for spring.
  10. things we don’t talk about
    How to Get Rid of Ingrown Toenails, According to Podiatrists and PedicuristsBecause it’s sandal season.
  11. recommended by experts
    The Best Non-Acetone Nail Polish Removers, According to Nail ExpertsNail experts share which ones they stock in their salons and use themselves.
  12. i’m not a professional. just crazy.
    The 7 Colorful Nail Polishes That Brighten My Gloomy Winter MoodThere’s something undeniably restorative about seeing a flash of pink against your umbrella handle.
  13. this thing’s incredible
    This Colombian Nail Polish Doesn’t Chip (Even After Swimming and Cleaning)My nails have never felt stronger.
  14. this thing’s incredible
    Nail Stickers Are the Lazy Person’s Version of a ManicureI keep them at my desk and always get compliments.
  15. trust me i should know
    The 11 Products I Use to Revive My Fingernails Post–Gel ManicureGel manicures look great — but they can be devastating to your nails and cuticles.
  16. ask the strategist
    Ask the Strategist: What’s the Best Nail Strengthener?The oils, base coats, gels, and vitamins that’ll make your nails feel like oxen.
  17. this thing’s incredible
    This Nail Polish Makes My Toes Look Instantly HealthierIt makes your nails look more like what they already are: pink and white.
  18. trust me i should know
    Everything You Need to Stop Biting Your Nails, From a Recovered Nail-BiterI can now report being (mostly) nibble-free.
  19. made in japan
    These Japanese Nail Clippers Are Chic As HellI found them at a 7-Eleven in Tokyo.
  20. this thing’s incredible
    I Have a Drawerful of This No-Chip Nail PolishPowdery blues, strawberry pinks, juicy purples, and more.
  21. this thing’s incredible
    The Best Nail Cream Is Meant for HorsesMy nails are so strong, manicurists can’t believe they’re real.
  22. this thing’s incredible
    I Found the Best Nail Clipper at the Airport in JapanI gave them a whirl on my winter-ravaged toes and was floored.