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Tips and tricks for a green and clean beauty

Green by Manucurist - tested and certified

Vegan Society, Ecocert, FSC, GOTS... let's take a closer look at the different labels and certifications our products have obtained and what guarantees they offer.

How to remove your Green Flash gel nail polish without damaging your nails

Removing gel nail polish has become an obstacle to wearing it, but does it deserve its bad rap? The teaM reveals its tips for easy, gentle removal.

Soft, ridged or easily breakable nails? It's time to talk about nail imperfections!

Our nails have a hard life! Today, the teaM will give you the lowdown on the good habits that will help keep your nails healthy all year round!

A down-to-earth chat with Emmanuelle Roule, Marseille-based designer and ceramic artist

The Manucurist TeaM visited Marseille, where they bumped into the ceramic artist and designer Emmanuelle Roule, resulting in this down-to-earth digression!

Regular polish, gel nails or gel polish—which one to choose?

Do you know the difference between regular polish, gel nails and gel polish? The Manucurist Team has the low-down on how they are different and the pros and cons of each. Follow the guide and choose the one that's right for you.

What colours should you wear on short nails?

The big question is, what should you do with short nails? Nothing? It would be a real shame to neglect them, especially if they're already fragile. Team Manucurist to the rescue, with nail care and colour tips to save the day!

Five ways to make summer beautiful for you and the planet

Read the Manucurist team's tips for clean & green summer holidays and find out more about their favorite products.

How to give yourself a Green Flash manicure like a pro

The teaM offer you their tips and a step-by-step guide to a salon-worthy manicure at home.

Because one color is never enough, meet the Rainbow Kit

Spring 2021 heralded the arrival of the rainbow manicure, as seen in the Instagram accounts of nail artists everywhere. Time to take a closer look at this new trend.

What is Green Flash?

We've been talking about it for over a year: Green Flash is our pride and joy—the innovation we didn't dare dream about!

How does nail polish work?

It can be difficult to understand what is hidden behind the fiendish ingredient names on your bottle of nail polish. What happens when you apply your favourite colour?

How to prep your nails like a pro

The Manucurist team reveals its tips for prepping your nails like a pro before applying your polish or gel polish.

Interview with Gaëlle, Manucurist's founder, on feminism, motherhood & self-care

Manucurist is a mother-daughter collaboration that has grown into a female-run business. So, with Mother's Day just around the corner, we decided to chat to Gaëlle Lebrat-Personnaz, CEO and co-founder of Manucurist.

Lamp or no lamp: pick your side!

It can be hard to work out what's what in the world of polish. No need to panic: here's a quick guide to help you find the routine that suits you best.

The latest trends in awesome nail art

From pastel and pop colors to abstract patterns, graphic lines and poetic waves, nail art is more on trend than ever. Read on to find out more.

The French manicure is back!

Made famous by the stars of the 1970s, the French manicure is back with a bang on Instagram in a colorful pop version! Time to take a closer look at this new trend.

Green, Greener, Greenest

Eco-friendly nail polish is good. A sustainable production, that's even better! Focus on Manucurist commitments.

Green Flash: our 10 tips for maximum staying power

The Manucurist team reveals its tips and best practice for Green Flash gel polish that lasts 10 days or more!

Do you speak Manucurist?

Focus on the specific terms we use to talk about our products and helpful definitions.

What does bio-sourced and plant-based mean?

Focus on a frequently used Manucurist term. But what is really hiding behind this word?

LED and UV lamps: what's the difference?

UV and LED lamps both do the same thing: dry gel nail polish. But what's the difference between these two types of lamps?