Soften and Get Rid of Tough Calluses: blend two tablespoons of baking soda in a basin of warm water and add a few drops of lavender oil. After a nice long soak, scrub them away using three parts baking soda, one part water, and one part brown sugar.
Ombre nail polish is hot right now, and it's a trend that will work for both the office and a special night out. For work, a subtle ombre manicure is your best bet. It will be noticed. but not in a bad way.
French tips using scotch tape. I have done it with circle stickers but this might be nice for straight cut nails. This person wore the base coat for a day or two and then did the french tips to extend out her manicure.
OPI Nail Lacquer Muppets Collection, Gettin' Miss Piggy With It. [clear polish with large red & silver glitter] Use as topcoat over opaque red polish to get look in photo. - Would be great for Christmas toes!