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Мain objectives and components of nails

Nails have several purposes. One of them is to protect the fingertips from getting hurt. Without them we would not be able to pick up and handle small objects or even scratch ourselves. As an additional purpose today nails are used to decorate our hands and are a big part of our image.

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The secrets of a business woman

I work in a bank and as you can probably guess I am required to keep certain company rules concerning my behavior and appearance. Luckily I use manicure as stress relief. My favorite hobbies are dancing and beach walks, manicure joined them just a few years ago, when my beautician, who up to that moment ...
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History of manicure

The word manicure comes from a combination of the Latin words “manus” – hand and “cura” – care. The art of manicure has an ancient history. Today, manicure means a system for hand care, which includes skin and nail care, medical treatments and procedures, painting techniques and even fake ...

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Nail polish should be kept in the dark

Every lady should strive to maintain the perfect condition of her hands and manicure. Nail polish is a big part of this effort and has been around for a long time. Women have used it for centuries to enhance their looks.
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Hand care in the summer

Everyone enjoys the return of summer – the hot, fun season that is so easy to love. With so many interesting things to do in the summer, many people are tempted to abandon their hand care practices or leave everything to the sun, water and air. This carelessness can lead to unpleasant surprises – ...
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How to maintain the beauty of your nails

Every woman wants the result of her efforts in manicure to be utter perfection. But in order to achieve perfection, you must care for your nails regularly. If you’re already blessed with strong and beautiful nails, then the challenge before you is to preserve them in this condition.
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The most common myths about manicure

Myth #1 – You should not file your nails back and forth because this leads to cracking. You should only file your nails in a single direction. Actually, back and forth filing of the nails is completely harmless if you use a 240 grit file or finer.
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