Tag: hands

  • 6 mistakes to avoid when giving yourself a manicure

    Fri, 17 June 2016 8:00AM

    Make sure you’re not ruining your nails with these common manicure mistakes…

    Hands & Nails / Hands & Nails / How To

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  • 2016 Grammys: Red Carpet Nails

    Thu, 18 February 2016 2:25PM

    The hottest nail looks and jewellery from the 2016 Grammys red carpet.

    Hands & Nails / Gallery

    Allesandra Ambrosio, 2016 Grammy Awards

  • 2016 Golden Globes: Red carpet nails

    Wed, 13 January 2016 2:06PM

    Nude tones and dark vampy colours dominated the celebrity nail looks on the 2016 Golden Globes red carpet.

    Hands & Nails / Gallery

    Rachel McAdams

  • Guest Blog: The Products That Will Get Your Nails Back In Shape

    Wed, 4 November 2015 8:28AM

    My name is Leah, and I’m a serial nail biter. I NEED HELP. Nail biting is a habit I’ve struggled with since childhood, and it comes and goes in extremes. One minute, my nails are perfectly manicured: the next, a short, bitten, mess – usually following stress or study or general absent-mindedness. I know the… more

    Hands & Nails

    Burt's Bees

  • 10 Bits Of Brilliant Beauty Loot To Keep In Your Glovebox

    Thu, 13 March 2014 8:00AM

    Let’s be dead honest from the get go: between tweeting and texting and applying lipgloss at the lights, we’ve all been guilty of bending the rules once or twice (or with disturbing frequency if you’re British – an estimated 450,000 crashes per annum in the UK are believed to be caused by women applying makeup… more

    Hair / Hands & Nails / Makeup


  • Found: One-Minute Wonders That Actually Work

    Thu, 6 February 2014 12:00PM

    A lot can happen in 60 seconds, Primpers – that’s 650 new You Tube vids uploaded (an entire day and night of non-stop funny cats viewing pleasure!); 950 ebay purchases (guilty, as charged!), 695,000 Facebook status updates (thousands of broken hearts!) and over 969,000 kg’s of popcorn scoffed (likely following said FB updates). Incredulous as it… more

    Body & Fragrance / Hair / Hands & Nails / Skincare


  • Your Anti-Ageing Nail Routine, Sorted

    Fri, 28 June 2013 9:10AM

    Alright, ‘fess up. Who’s guilty of going to excessive lengths when it comes to protecting your face from the signs of ageing, but forgets to follow down to your chest, neck and hands? Well, here’s the sordid truth, Primpers, your hands are a tell-tale sign of your real age, and are often more exposed to… more

    Hands & Nails

    'Nebraska' Premiere - The 66th Annual Cannes Film Festival

  • How to: Care For Your Hands and Nails This Winter

    Mon, 17 June 2013 2:30PM

    Whether you are tapping away at your keyboard or using your hands for manual labour, there’s a good chance that they are currently feeling dry, potentially a little rough, and you may even have split (and sore) cuticles. Thanks ever so much, winter, and your colder-than-cold temperatures. But never fear, Primpers, the best way to keep… more

    Hands & Nails / How To


  • Need-to-Know: Platelet Rich Plasma

    Wed, 27 February 2013 5:10PM

    It was my first job interview, way back in the roaring ‘90s. I was a teen, still living at home. I had typed out my lightweight resumé on the family typewriter, slipped it into its manila folder, straightened my drop-waist Miss Shop dress and slipped on my plastic (there’s no other word for it, really)… more



  • White Nail Polish: A Do, or Does it Have an Age Limit?

    Tue, 8 January 2013 12:50PM

    White nails made an impact during the spring/summer ’13 season both internationally and locally, where at the likes of Rag & Bone and Alexander Wang, models’ nails were painted in pigment-rich hits of white. They have since become popular on the red carpet, too, where we’ve seen everybody from Rihanna to teen queen Victoria Justice dipping… more

    Hands & Nails


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