As a chronic nail biter, I have tried every trick under the sun to end the habit; gel nails, painted nails, that nasty tasting liquid that coats your fingers, even picking the cuticles instead of the nail itself. But nothing worked. Eventually it dawned on me that actually I prefer having very short nails as I’m quite heavy handed. A lot gets done with my hands day to day and you don’t realise what a hindrance long nails can be to someone who isn’t used to them, until you’re trying to glue one back on after it pinged off from being caught on your seatbelt.
The quest for a good foundation is never ending. If you’re anything like me you will have gone through more bottles, pots, and compacts than you’d care to admit. The un-used un-loved pile mounts quietly at the back of my top drawer,
With temperatures rising and a happy spring in everybody’s step, it seems like a good time to list some summer favourites.
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