Geek Nail Art: Cat in the Hat How-to

Cat in the Hat nail art

I was going to attempt to do this whole Cat in the Hat geek nail art piece in jaunty verse, but I'm just not Dr Seussy enough to make it through the entire article without dying of rhyme failure. Our new favourite nail art blog, the Nailasaurus has created these amazing Dr Seuss-inspired nails, … [Read more...]

Geek Nail Art: Rubik’s Cube Tutorial

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Our favourite Italian nail art blogger, Roslion90, has just posted a brilliantly geeky nail art how-to. Really, there can't be a nerd over the age of 28 who wouldn't rather fancy Rubik's Cube nails. There's a worrying chance that there are some nerds under the age of 28 who aren't entirely … [Read more...]

Geek Nail Art: Angry Birds Tutorial

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This Angry Birds tutorial is so lovely and simple that I almost believe I could do it. Made by the nail art marvel that is Cute Polish, the finished effect walks the line between lovely nail art and statement of nerdiness. For this one you will need: Sally Hansen Diamond Strength … [Read more...]

Geek Nail Art: Toy Story Alien tutorial

Toy Story Alien Nail Art

Following on from the marvellous Totoro nail art how-to, we've found this rather lovely Toy Story Alien tutorial Roslion90 has kept it simple with just four colours and a repeated design that's the same on every nail (so you can probably just about pass for normal in polite society. The Toy Story … [Read more...]

Geek Nail Art: Totoro Tutorial

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Personally, it's a miracle if I can get through an entire nail painting session without having to delete and start again, but if you're less cack-handed than I am, you might find this Totoro Nail Art How-to useful. Just look how cute it is! These amazing nails come to you courtesy of Korean … [Read more...]

DIY Manicures: UV Lamps and Bio gels

Profile Gel Nail starter kit

I've long been a sucker for a nice relaxing facial, even though I wish the therapists would stop promising that if I buy their particular brand of voodoo cream my face will become 20% more beautiful (and that if I don't spend £90 on the eco-friendly oil they've had shipped over from Australia I'm … [Read more...]