How To Look Like A Hand Model, Via the "Mannequin Hands Manicure"

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June 20, 2012

You’re probably thinking “WTF,” right? When I was deciding what color to paint my nails last week, a fellow blogger friend suggested I try the “Mannequin Hands Manicure.” It’s a lot easier than it sounds, actually, and akin to the old trick of wearing nude shoes to match your skin tone. Paint your nails the same color as your skin and voila. It’s my latest obsession and it supposedly makes your fingers look long and slim. Maybe it’s just the placebo effect, but I think it works.

Curious to try it out yourself? Here are several fab flesh colored polishes to consider:

 

(L to R): Essie Baby’s Breath ($8), Deborah Lippmann Fashion ($16), Tea with the Queen ($14), Mac Fashion Sets Chestnut ($16)

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