Journal

Tips and tricks for a green and clean beauty

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 chat with Calixte, our autumn muse

A September morning in Paris. Calixte's nails are adorned with our new colours: Shell Beige and Navy Blue. Between takes, Manucurist took the time to chat with our autumn muse. Photo model and adopted Parisian Calixte talks to us about her nail care routine, favourite colours and Parisian haunts.

Paris, mon amour. A new take on red, white and blue

This autumn, Manucurist is making the City of Light its own. A stroll to a museum and then a quick stop for coffee to the sweet sound of an accordion, with the glittering city as a backdrop. Welcome to Paris!

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!

Indian Summer, a tribute to Yves Saint Laurent

One of Manucurist's signature shades, Indian Summer draws its energy from exotic lands. Let's take a look at the story behind one of our most iconic colours.

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 favourite products.

Ultramarine: the blue's backstory

An intense colour steeped in history, ultramarine (now called Klein Blue) makes a striking impression on our nails. Time to deep-dive into Ultramarine, a Manucurist must-have.

Just like the South of France… Marseille in a trio of colours

It's impossible not to be wowed by Marseille, the city where summer never ends! Steeped in history, it inspired our new colours, which are warm and captivating.

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.

Bisous and Manucurist Collab

A closer look at our collab with Mathilde Cabanas, the fun, ultra-colourful lifestyle brand founded by Mathilde Cabanas.

A countryside chat with Élise Dumas, founder of @thePineapplechef

Stylist and photographer Élise Dumas talks about her career and the inspiration behind the shoot for our new collection, Pick of the Season.

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.

A trio of juicy colours for a peachy keen summer

Shine bright this summer! We've created a summer collection with a fruity feel—deliciously vibrant and oh-so-juicy. A tasty treat for the eyes!

A free and colourful conversation with Lisa Gachet & Gaëlle Lebrat-Personnaz

Make My Lemonade and Manucurist have joined forces to create two new colours: Lisa Lilas and Pink Paradise.

Because one colour 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.

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.