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Spring nail colours are here!

Spring is here! The most exciting part? Changing up our nails with 2018’s best Spring nail colours, natch.

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News

Sydney’s top 3 nail salons for mani.

We’ve rounded up the to 3 spots in Sydney to get a mani as pretty as the harbour city herself.

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News

Sydney’s top 3 nail salons for mani.

We’ve rounded up the to 3 spots in Sydney to get a mani as pretty as the harbour city herself.

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strong nails

Education

The 5 best foods for healthy AF nails.

Diet plays a huge part in our wellbeing, but did you also know that our diet affects our nails as well?

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strong nails

Education

The 5 best foods for healthy AF nails.

Diet plays a huge part in our wellbeing, but did you also know that our diet affects our nails as well?

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Chinese medicine strong nails

Education

Healthy nails according to Chinese medicine.

Chinese medicine believes your nails are the external reflection of an internal condition. What might your nails be reflecting?

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Chinese medicine strong nails

Education

Healthy nails according to Chinese medicine.

Chinese medicine believes your nails are the external reflection of an internal condition. What might your nails be reflecting?

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B Corp

News

We’re ‘Best For The World’ for the second year in a row!

Every year B Lab, the people responsible for certifying all the amazing B Corps around the world, create Best for the World lists. And we’re on it for the second year in a row!

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B Corp

News

We’re ‘Best For The World’ for the second year in a row!

Every year B Lab, the people responsible for certifying all the amazing B Corps around the world, create Best for the World lists. And we’re on it for the second year in a row!

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Sans Beast

Interviews

Mani-Q&A with Cathryn Wills, founder of Sans Beast.

We sat down with Sans Beast founder and director, Cathryn Wills, and asked her a bunch of questions over coffee and a manicure. Heads up, the resulting interview is next level inspiring.

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Sans Beast

Interviews

Mani-Q&A with Cathryn Wills, founder of Sans Beast.

We sat down with Sans Beast founder and director, Cathryn Wills, and asked her a bunch of questions over coffee and a manicure. Heads up, the resulting interview is next level inspiring.

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Palme D'Or

Products

Award winning nails: introducing La Palme d’Or collection!

The impossible glamour of the Cannes Film Festival is here and we are feeling it. Bring on the fashions of the film glitterati, we say.

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Palme D'Or

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Award winning nails: introducing La Palme d’Or collection!

The impossible glamour of the Cannes Film Festival is here and we are feeling it. Bring on the fashions of the film glitterati, we say.

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nail colours Autumn 2018

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Nail colours of autumn 2018.

Muted tones for the Autumn season? We've got a more vivid palette in mind…

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nail colours Autumn 2018

Products

Nail colours of autumn 2018.

Muted tones for the Autumn season? We've got a more vivid palette in mind…

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Nail Art Tutorial

Tutorials

Beach waves: a nail art tutorial.

It's 100% Summer vibes with this Kester Black nail art tutorial inspired by the waves of the ocean and beach shores during the summer months.

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Nail Art Tutorial

Tutorials

Beach waves: a nail art tutorial.

It's 100% Summer vibes with this Kester Black nail art tutorial inspired by the waves of the ocean and beach shores during the summer months.

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cuticle

Education

Cuticle care: to cut or not?

Your cuticles are the keepers of your nail health. But what are they, and where are they? And why are they important? Let's break it down.

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cuticle

Education

Cuticle care: to cut or not?

Your cuticles are the keepers of your nail health. But what are they, and where are they? And why are they important? Let's break it down.

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Rose Gold glitter nail polish

Products

Introducing glitters: meet Comet & Dasher.

Too much? Never. Comet and Dasher are juuuust enough.

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Rose Gold glitter nail polish

Products

Introducing glitters: meet Comet & Dasher.

Too much? Never. Comet and Dasher are juuuust enough.

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Yellow Nails

Education

How to fix and prevent yellow nails for good.

The betrayal is real. Your favourite dark polish has left you with yellowy nails. How could it do this to you? You were both so happy! Here’s how to fix yellow nails for good.

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Yellow Nails

Education

How to fix and prevent yellow nails for good.

The betrayal is real. Your favourite dark polish has left you with yellowy nails. How could it do this to you? You were both so happy! Here’s how to fix yellow nails for good.

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Spring Nail Polish Colours

Products

New kids on the block: Apricot Nectar and Coral Blush.

We're releasing two delicious new shades just in time for the Spring budburst.

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Spring Nail Polish Colours

Products

New kids on the block: Apricot Nectar and Coral Blush.

We're releasing two delicious new shades just in time for the Spring budburst.

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Nail shape

Education

Nail shapes : how to find the most flattering nail shape for your hands.

Nail shape inspiration is everywhere, if you’re looking. But your best nail shape inspo should be your own hands and fingers.

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Nail shape

Education

Nail shapes : how to find the most flattering nail shape for your hands.

Nail shape inspiration is everywhere, if you’re looking. But your best nail shape inspo should be your own hands and fingers.

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Remove nail polish

Education

How to remove nail polish from your carpet with pantry products.

You CAN cry over spilled nail polish, especially when it’s stained your carpet. We’ve got some quick tips to get that sorted right out. But hurry!

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Remove nail polish

Education

How to remove nail polish from your carpet with pantry products.

You CAN cry over spilled nail polish, especially when it’s stained your carpet. We’ve got some quick tips to get that sorted right out. But hurry!

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Nail Care

Education

The only nail care regimen you need.

Au revoir, brittle nails. We've compiled our top tips on how to care for your nails, so they look runway ready each and every time.

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Nail Care

Education

The only nail care regimen you need.

Au revoir, brittle nails. We've compiled our top tips on how to care for your nails, so they look runway ready each and every time.

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nude nail polish for skin tone

Education

How to choose the best nude nail polish for your skin tone.

Nude nails will always be in vogue. But which nude suits you? Here’s a simple guide to help you find the perfect shade to match your birthday suit.

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nude nail polish for skin tone

Education

How to choose the best nude nail polish for your skin tone.

Nude nails will always be in vogue. But which nude suits you? Here’s a simple guide to help you find the perfect shade to match your birthday suit.

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Products

Kester Black release PANTONE™ Color of the Year.

Kester Black will be the first company ever in Australia to release a ‘PANTONE® Colour of the Year’ product. This limited edition nail polish, in honour of Pantone’s “Greenery”, will showcase the colour that will inform and inspire fashion, design and culture for 2017.

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Kester Black release PANTONE™ Color of the Year.

Kester Black will be the first company ever in Australia to release a ‘PANTONE® Colour of the Year’ product. This limited edition nail polish, in honour of Pantone’s “Greenery”, will showcase the colour that will inform and inspire fashion, design and culture for 2017.

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Elliot Costello

Interviews

Speaking with Elliot Costello, founder of The Polished Man.

Kester Black is proud to support YGAP’s 2016 Polished Man Campaign. Elliot Costello is a on a mission to end violence against children around the globe.

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Elliot Costello

Interviews

Speaking with Elliot Costello, founder of The Polished Man.

Kester Black is proud to support YGAP’s 2016 Polished Man Campaign. Elliot Costello is a on a mission to end violence against children around the globe.

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Water Permeable nail polsih

Products

Part 1, 2016 nail polish launch with NEW water permeable base.

We have just dropped our latest nail polish colour quad and with it the beginning of a new and improved water permeable nail polish – a breathable base that keeps your nails healthier for longer.

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Water Permeable nail polsih

Products

Part 1, 2016 nail polish launch with NEW water permeable base.

We have just dropped our latest nail polish colour quad and with it the beginning of a new and improved water permeable nail polish – a breathable base that keeps your nails healthier for longer.

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Summer Colours

Products

Kester Black releases new range of nail polish colours for summer 2016.

We have released four new nail polishes for summer 2016

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Summer Colours

Products

Kester Black releases new range of nail polish colours for summer 2016.

We have released four new nail polishes for summer 2016

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Water Based Nail Polish Remover

Products

Water based nail polish remover is here!

In an attempt to maintain happy hands all over the world, we have released a kind alternative to the harsh nail polish removers that currently saturate the beauty market.

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Water Based Nail Polish Remover

Products

Water based nail polish remover is here!

In an attempt to maintain happy hands all over the world, we have released a kind alternative to the harsh nail polish removers that currently saturate the beauty market.

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Neutral Nail Polish

Products

Neutral nail colours - Kester Black x Trophy Wife- the Birthday Suit collection.

Kester Black and Trophy Wife have created the ultimate neutral nail colour set. The Birthday Suit collection has a nude for every skin tone. Which is yours?

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Neutral Nail Polish

Products

Neutral nail colours - Kester Black x Trophy Wife- the Birthday Suit collection.

Kester Black and Trophy Wife have created the ultimate neutral nail colour set. The Birthday Suit collection has a nude for every skin tone. Which is yours?

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Cruelty free cosmetics

News

Cruelty free cosmetics: we’re taking on the horse racing industry.

137 racehorses died on the track in the lead up to last year’s Spring Racing Carnival. That's 137 racehorses too many. To help shine a light on this needless loss of life, we're taking a stand. And we're doing it the best way we know how - with colour.

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Cruelty free cosmetics

News

Cruelty free cosmetics: we’re taking on the horse racing industry.

137 racehorses died on the track in the lead up to last year’s Spring Racing Carnival. That's 137 racehorses too many. To help shine a light on this needless loss of life, we're taking a stand. And we're doing it the best way we know how - with colour.

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nail salon melbourne

News

The 4 best nail salons in Melbourne for a mani.

Getting a killer mani in Melbourne is easy. Deciding which if these four salons to visit first, not so much.

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nail salon melbourne

News

The 4 best nail salons in Melbourne for a mani.

Getting a killer mani in Melbourne is easy. Deciding which if these four salons to visit first, not so much.

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Luxe Nails

Products

We've gone full luxe with our Soirée collection.

You don’t need a pet superyacht or a cosy spot on the Forbes Rich List to live a luxe life with our latest collection.

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Luxe Nails

Products

We've gone full luxe with our Soirée collection.

You don’t need a pet superyacht or a cosy spot on the Forbes Rich List to live a luxe life with our latest collection.

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News

New look Kester Black, OG formula.

Nothing makes you feel like taking over the world like a whole new look. And we just got one! AND it comes just in time for some super exciting news.

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News

New look Kester Black, OG formula.

Nothing makes you feel like taking over the world like a whole new look. And we just got one! AND it comes just in time for some super exciting news.

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Nail art

Tutorials

Nail art tutorial: Red carpet nails.

A French AF, red carpet-inspired nail art tutorial for the fashionistas, Francophiles and film buffs among us.

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Nail art

Tutorials

Nail art tutorial: Red carpet nails.

A French AF, red carpet-inspired nail art tutorial for the fashionistas, Francophiles and film buffs among us.

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nail art tutorial

Tutorials

Nail art tutorial: geometric pink grids.

Get your grid on with this super easy nail art tutorial.

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nail art tutorial

Tutorials

Nail art tutorial: geometric pink grids.

Get your grid on with this super easy nail art tutorial.

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Mardi Gras

Products

Cher the love this Mardi Gras..

Australia’s LGBTQI+ community has always known how to celebrate in style. This Mardi Gras there are more reasons to celebrate than ever before.

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Mardi Gras

Products

Cher the love this Mardi Gras..

Australia’s LGBTQI+ community has always known how to celebrate in style. This Mardi Gras there are more reasons to celebrate than ever before.

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ettitude

Interviews

Kester Black supports: ettitude.

ettitude is a socially aware organic bedding company based in Melbourne, Australia. They make bed sheets from bamboo - a natural and sustainable resource.

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ettitude

Interviews

Kester Black supports: ettitude.

ettitude is a socially aware organic bedding company based in Melbourne, Australia. They make bed sheets from bamboo - a natural and sustainable resource.

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Dumbo Feather

Interviews

Kester Black supports: Dumbo Feather.

Dumbo Feather is a leader in social awareness and sustainability. AND they're also B-Corp certified - just like us!

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Dumbo Feather

Interviews

Kester Black supports: Dumbo Feather.

Dumbo Feather is a leader in social awareness and sustainability. AND they're also B-Corp certified - just like us!

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Glitter Tip Nails

Tutorials

Tutorial: sparkly festive glitter tip nails!

Get a little rose gold glitter glam in your life (and on your nails), just in time for the holidays.

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Glitter Tip Nails

Tutorials

Tutorial: sparkly festive glitter tip nails!

Get a little rose gold glitter glam in your life (and on your nails), just in time for the holidays.

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French Manicure

Tutorials

How to colour block your French manicure.

Because white and nude is cute and all, but colour is where it's at! Use any two contrasting colours you like - we've chosen our faves Raspberry and Impeachment.

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French Manicure

Tutorials

How to colour block your French manicure.

Because white and nude is cute and all, but colour is where it's at! Use any two contrasting colours you like - we've chosen our faves Raspberry and Impeachment.

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Nail Art Tutorial

Tutorials

Coral Blush & Apricot Nectar: nail art tutorial.

Get the low down on how to use our new colours with this fresh and fun Kester Black nail art tutorial! You'll be flashing your spring nails in no time.

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Nail Art Tutorial

Tutorials

Coral Blush & Apricot Nectar: nail art tutorial.

Get the low down on how to use our new colours with this fresh and fun Kester Black nail art tutorial! You'll be flashing your spring nails in no time.

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TOM Organic

Interviews

Kester Black Supports: TOM Organic.

TOM Organic is changing the game for Australian women and our environment.

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TOM Organic

Interviews

Kester Black Supports: TOM Organic.

TOM Organic is changing the game for Australian women and our environment.

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breathable nail polish

Education

6 reasons your nails want breathable nail polish.

What if your manicure could make your nails healthier? Sound too good to be true? Please let us introduce you to the amazing benefits of breathable nail polish.

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breathable nail polish

Education

6 reasons your nails want breathable nail polish.

What if your manicure could make your nails healthier? Sound too good to be true? Please let us introduce you to the amazing benefits of breathable nail polish.

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Impeachment

Products

2017 calls for ‘Impeachment.’

We’re springing a good dose of triumph before particular international affairs shake things up in the world and The White House…

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Impeachment

Products

2017 calls for ‘Impeachment.’

We’re springing a good dose of triumph before particular international affairs shake things up in the world and The White House…

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Kester Black

News

The story behind the name Kester Black.

The name Kester Black was inspired by an idyllic faraway bay in New Zealand.

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Kester Black

News

The story behind the name Kester Black.

The name Kester Black was inspired by an idyllic faraway bay in New Zealand.

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Telstra awards

News

Anna Ross wins the Telstra Victorian Young Business Women’s Award!

Anna Ross, founder of Kester Black, has been named the winner of 2016 Telstra Young Victorian Business Women’s Award.

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Telstra awards

News

Anna Ross wins the Telstra Victorian Young Business Women’s Award!

Anna Ross, founder of Kester Black, has been named the winner of 2016 Telstra Young Victorian Business Women’s Award.

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nail polish remover

Products

New Nail Polish Removers have arrived!

We are thrilled to announce the arrival of our redeveloped nail polish remover bottle and our brand new nail polish remover wipes.

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nail polish remover

Products

New Nail Polish Removers have arrived!

We are thrilled to announce the arrival of our redeveloped nail polish remover bottle and our brand new nail polish remover wipes.

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Cuticle remover

Products

Cuticle remover!

We are very excited to announce the arrival of this highly anticipated product, which is sure to be a saviour for flakey cuticle skin everywhere.

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Cuticle remover

Products

Cuticle remover!

We are very excited to announce the arrival of this highly anticipated product, which is sure to be a saviour for flakey cuticle skin everywhere.

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Summer colour launch

Products

Part 2 – Kester Black summer nail polish colour launch!

In anticipation for the sunnier months, we have released Part 2 of our annual colour collection!

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Summer colour launch

Products

Part 2 – Kester Black summer nail polish colour launch!

In anticipation for the sunnier months, we have released Part 2 of our annual colour collection!

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How To Thin Nail Polish

Education

How to thin your nail polish and give it new life.

Waste not want not, beauties. We’ll show you how to thin out your nail polish and extend its life.

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How To Thin Nail Polish

Education

How to thin your nail polish and give it new life.

Waste not want not, beauties. We’ll show you how to thin out your nail polish and extend its life.

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