We’re sure we can all agree.. (don’t say it too loud incase the weather decides to change its mind!) that summer is finally here! We’ve been super lucky to have a few weeks worth of lovely warm sunshine, so this Read More
4 benefits of a professional manicure
How many of us treat ourselves to a professional manicure at a beauty salon? Do you consider it a necessity, or a luxury? A lot is involved in a professional manicure. It’s not just about getting your nails looking tip Read More
Bridal Nail Trends
Pass us the Prosecco because wedding season is well underway! Now you’ve found your fiance, bridesmaids and your dream wedding dress- the finishing touch to any wedding ensemble is a chic manicure. Whether you’re subtle and understated, or eccentric and Read More
Easy Peasy Vegan Beauty
Vegan beauty is on the rise! gone are the days where you have to ‘make do’ with the poor choice of cosmetics in the dusty corner of your local health food store. Huge, international brands are realising the demand for Read More
The Livoliv Journey
As the company continues to grow, we thought it would be a great idea to spend some time looking back. We have poured our hearts and souls into this business and we are so incredibly proud of what we have Read More
10 Vegan Summer Essentials
With just under a month until the official start of summer, we thought it would be great to share some vegan love so you can be totally prepared before heading to the beach! With these vegan summer essentials, you can Read More
Is your nail polish non-toxic?
We all love a glossy manicure but often these shiny, new nails come with a price- a chemical price to be exact! Luckily, the number of toxic ingredients hidden in nail polishes is becoming more widely known. In this week’s Read More
Add some colour to your manicure!
Colour is an irreplaceable form of communication. What colour you choose to wear can say a lot about you as a persom, what mood you’re in and how you’re feeling. This weeks blog will take a dip into the world Read More
Men can rock a polished nail too!
Did you know that nail polish was initially invented for men? Chinese Emperors and Egyptian Pharaos were the first to cover their nails in rich colours to show their social status. Nowadays, we’re seeing more and more men are getting Read More
5 things you didn’t know about nail polish
Nail polish has been around for quite some time, but have you ever given a thought to how it all started? Who sat down one day, glanced down at their bare nails and thought.. I’m going to paint these?! Whilst Read More
Removing Nail Tips At Home
Everyone who’s had acrylic nails has been guilty of removing them incorrectly, whether it’s purposely prying them from your natural nails or mindlessly biting at them whilst absorbed in a Netflix binge watching session. The best way to remove your Read More
5 Reasons You Should Choose Cruelty Free
We know it’s easy to reach for beauty or household products without really thinking about the production behind them, but nowadays with the range of things available, it’s easier than ever to go cruelty free! You may well already be Read More
Spring Fashion Trend Inspiration
Spring Equinox has been and gone, meaning lighter evenings are just around the corner. We enter British Summer Time on Sunday 31st March, losing a precious hour of sleep (on Mother’s Day of all days) but we gain an extra hour Read More
What is Photochromic Nail Polish?
The beauty industry is ever changing with innovative technology and nail polish is no exception! Gone are the days where you pick one colour and one colour only- there are a whole host of special nail polish transformations out there Read More
Easy Nail Art Designs For Beginners
No skills needed… just hands! Whether you’re a complete beginner or perhaps just a little rusty and need to brush up on your skills- we have put together a collection of our favourite easy nail art designs to do Read More
Acetone – the effects on your skin
It goes without saying that if you love nail polish, you need nail polish remover. This beauty staple is perhaps used without much thought- so we want to shed some light on the best nail polish removers to use and Read More
What is Thermal Nail Polish and How Does it Work?
THE NAIL DESK IS BACK! WITH A HOST OF SHORT AND SNAPPY WEEKLY BLOGS IN THE LINE UP, WE ARE KICKING OFF WITH A FAIRLY RECENT ADDITION TO THE WORLD OF NAILS – THERMAL NAIL POLISH. Thermal, as you’ve probably Read More
10 Vegan Summer Essentials!
WELCOME TO THE LATEST BLOG FROM THE LIVOLIV NAIL DESK…. It’s officially Summer and you know what that means…. holidays, the beach, festivals, days out exploring the countryside and fun outdoor activities with the kids… so it also means stocking Read More
The Top 10 Festival Fashion and Beauty Essentials!
Welcome to the latest Blog from the LivOliv Nail Desk…. This Month We’ve Got Festival Fever! Coachella kicked off the annual festival season over in Palm Springs the other weekend, Spring is finally in full swing here in the UK Read More
10 Vegan Beauty Christmas Gifts You Need to Know About!
Welcome to this month’s Blog from the LivOliv Nail Desk…. Christmas preparations are in full swing and we’ve gathered together our favourite vegan beauty gifts for Christmas from both the high street and online. So if you need some pressie Read More