Manicure

Shellac While You Cycle, Ma'am?

Alice Hart-Davis | Posted 10.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Alice Hart-Davis

Back in the days when Londoners started to look more presentable - a dozen years ago, maybe? - I used to loved writing stories on high-speed grooming that involved, say, having a blow-dry, a manicure and a pedicure all at the same time and within half an hour. It was a bit like going through a beauty-car-wash, but heck, it was effective, swift and looks-enhancing.

Operation Don't Look Like Princess Fiona for Your Wedding

Charli Morgan | Posted 28.11.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Charli Morgan

Passing him the brush, she breezily announced: "I've got some gossip. I've booked myself an amazing holiday to the Rainforest on the weekend of your wedding and won't be able to do your hair. So Mario here will be doing the honours instead." My hair wilted in dismay...

Parlez-Vous Fashion: In Which I Go Nude

Eleanor Doughty | Posted 08.07.2013 | UK Style
Eleanor Doughty

I am very bad at painting my nails. As far as I can tell, painting the dominant hand with the non-dominant hand is as tricky as finding the perfect lipstick, jean or bobble hat, all tasks I wouldn't wish on an enemy. But I am particularly inept.

Zooey Deschanel Goes For Quirky Dress And Typewriter Nails At WGAs

MyDaily | Posted 21.04.2012 | UK Style

Zooey Deschanel took on hosting duties at the Writers' Guild Awards on Sunday night (19 Feb) and it looks like she was paying homage to the nominees t...

Weekend Shopping: DIY Nail Art (For Even The Most Cack-Handed)

Sarah McGiven | Posted 25.01.2012 | UK Style
Sarah McGiven

Thanks to the likes of Sharmadean Reid, founder of WAH Nails, and Sophy Robson, creator of the legendary 'Eek' show nails for Giles and TopShop Unique's Dalmation design, nail art has come out from between the chicken shops and international phone card stores to take its place in the beauty spotlight.