Is this the ultimate engagement manicure?
It's set to be the nail trend of next season but we say why wait until then to start wearing it. Black, glossy and polished to within an inch of its life, we think this moody manicure could be the answer to the inevitable onset of summer nail fatigue (#nomorecoralplease!) True, at this time of year we should we be embracing the slim chance we have to do full on summer-dressing, but there's something quite exciting about fast-tracking to the season to come. Biker jackets, slouchy cashmere jumpers - sounds good doesn't it? The same applies to looking down and seeing your post-holiday hands…View the board
It's fresh, it's simple and it's about to hit a nail bar near you. The minimalist manicure is quickly becoming our favourite new way to mix things up in the nail department. Sitting somewhere between nail art and negative space design (a look that's been tipping the trend charts this season) you'll find it offers the update your bored, winter fingers have been waiting for. Stick to pale pastels, industrial tones of grey or even simple flashes of metallic to get the look, and ask your manicurist to leave a section of your natural nail exposed. If you can't go naked then…View the board
Have you ever taken a moment to consider what mood you were in last time you updated your manicure? Most of us have heard about the psychology of colour and how it can both reflect and affect our mood, and it turns out, just like the dress colours we wear, our attraction to certain nail shades can speak volumes about our personality too. Sounds a bit ridiculous we know, but according to some scientists, different colours actually send signals to your brain which can completely change how you think and perceive things. We sat down with manicurist to the stars Michelle Humphrey (@nailsbymh) to…Read more