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2017-02-10

2017 Galentine’s Day Gift Guide – What You Should Get For Yo...

Everyone knows Valentine’s Day, but do you know Galentine’s Day? It originates from the eccentric mind of Parks and Recreation character Leslie Knope. It falls on Feb. 13, the day before Valentine’s Day. "Oh it's only the best day of the year. Every February 13th, my lady friends and I leave our husbands and our boyfriends at home, and we just come and kick it, breakfast-style. Ladies celebrating ladies. It's like Lilith Fair, minus the angst. Plus frittatas." - Leslie Knope Why should you observe Galentine’s Day? It’s important to celebrat...

2017-02-03

Valentine’s Day: 5 Signs You’re in a Great Relationship

Valentine’s Day is only about a week away. While you might be occupied with great date ideas, this is also a good time to ponder your current (or future!) relationship and the role it plays in your life. It’s all too easy to take our relationships for granted without thinking honestly about them. Here are five things to look for in a healthy, productive relationship. 1. You have shared values Nowadays, many people equate the world “values” with a boring, uptight, attitude. But everyone has values; they are how we understand life and the world around us. Values ran...

2017-01-23

Want a NYFW Nail Design 2017 Spring Trending Nail Design? He...

New York Fashion Week, NYFW, is one of the most influential fashion events of the world. It not only attracts the most renowned designers and fashion experts to bring you the breath-taking moments on fashions, it is also the most important indicator of the future fashion trend. One of the key trend for January 2017 is something “minimal yet high impact” or a “simple structured vision” such as: From: Rebecca Smeyne/Allure From: www.elle.com Find out more trending designs here: The Best Manicures and Nail Art at NYFW Spring 2017, Allure ...

2017-01-18

Let your 2017 New Year Resolution start from here!

It’s already mid-January, how’s that 2017 New Year’s resolution going? Still thinking about it? Well, stop thinking and take action today! MelodySusie is giving away beauty prizes worth a total of $2000 this month! Click HERE to enter our New Year’s Beauty Resolution giveaway. Simply sign in or register and select one of the three beauty resolutions, then wait to see if you won your prize. There will be 100 lucky winners chosen at random and winners will be announced on Facebook! The prize is our MelodySusie Home Manicure Gift Box, the perfect gift for friends,...

2017-01-10

MelodySusie Unveils High-Tech “Natural Light” Makeup Mirror...

Online beauty retailer claims to revolutionize home makeup application. Fremont, CA – MelodySusie, an online retailer of premium cosmetics products, has unveiled the latest addition to their line-up of innovative beauty accessories: an LED-lit makeup mirror called the Narcissus. While most beauty professionals agree that natural sunlight is the ideal lighting for makeup application, the average woman usually has no choice but to do her makeup indoors under her bathroom or bedroom lights. “The problem is that most indoor lights are incandescent,” says Mars Guan, Senior...

2016-12-30

5 Easy New Year’s Resolutions (That You Can Actually Keep)

It’s that time of the year again: the post-Christmas lull week that kind of feels like sitting idly through the credits of a TV show while we wait for the next program to start (for those of us who still cling to pre-Netflix habits). The time when we celebrate (or dread) another uptick in our calendar or, more symbolically, a “fresh start” in our lives. Indeed, many of us choose to ring in the new year with a New Year’s resolution; a pledge to better ourselves in some way. A pledge that, in fact, only about 8% of us will actually keep. Ouch. So why is it that...

2016-12-27

6 Easy Steps To A Beautiful Christmas Nail Design

Christmas is imminent! Millions of homes are soon to be filled with the smell of freshly baked cookies, pine, and…nail polish remover? Hopefully you’ve finished all of your shopping so you can relax and get ready to celebrate with your loved ones, but you still have to get your holiday ensemble, including your nails, on point. There are many amazing holiday nail tutorials out there, like this snowflake design byFrancy Pera. Stunning! Or this vintage mistletoe look by JaeMarie2008. Gorgeous! While there are many great tutorials and their creators do ex...

2016-12-17

5 Dos and Don’ts When Shopping for Her

There are only 10 days left until Christmas; it’s crunch time! If you’re like us, you’ve still got a ton of shopping left to do and you’re finding yourself regretting the past month-and-a-half of Netflix binge weekends. Whether you’re a gentleman or a lady, chances are there’s at least one woman in your life expecting the perfect gift from you. The usual rap is that women are “impossible” to shop for. Ok, true; we may require a bit of extra thought. But it’s only mission impossible if you lack the proper information. So today, ...

2016-12-07

Light Up Your Christmas Tree, Win a MelodySusie Home Manicur...

HO! HO! HO! Christmas is here once again, and MelodySusie is here to help make your gift buying a little less stressful with our 2016 Limited Edition Home Manicure Gift Box. Enter to win our first-ever complete home manicure kit; the perfect gift for friends, family, or even yourself. (Shhh!) Excited? Here’s how to play: 1. Go to http://www.melodysusie.com/activity/christmas_giveaway 2. After signing in or registering, click one of the shining stars and it will light up part of the tree. 3. ...

2016-12-06

7 Chemicals you Do NOT Want in your Gel Nail Polish

Thanks to the increased availability of home nail drying lamps, many of us have come to rely on gel polishes for our nail color. Who doesn’t love beautiful nails, right? But do you know exactly what ingredients are contained in your favorite gel polish, and what potential health risks they may pose? In this post, we’ll tell you about seven common chemical ingredients that are definite no-no’s in a good gel polish. - Dibutyl Phthalate (DBP) is a common plasticizer and potential carcinogen (cancer-causing agent). DB...