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Have A Play With Pastels …

Summer is a chance to play around with nail polish shades, trying out colours you may never have gone for before, such as pastels. Pastels only really work in the summer, they're too wishy-washy in the dull days of winter, and pale shades don't work with the darker clothes we tend to wear in winter. This glorious Garden Party Nail Polish Collection from Mavala, £4.75 each (johnlewis.com) has the perfect shades to go from spring into summer. There are six floral colours - Jasmin, Begonia, ...

Real Gold Nail Treatment … for £8!

It's not often you find 18-carat gold products for under a tenner. While these are for your nails rather than your fingers, it's still a bang-on bargain. This new Sally Hansen 18K Gold Nail Hardener, £7.95, contains real flecks of gold to lock in moisture, strengthen nails and help healthy nail growth. The gold particles create a solid, shatter-proof shield so nails are protected, and grow stronger and more quickly. It has a hint of sparkle, so can be worn alone, or over nail polish for ...

Sweetest Shades For Nails

This picture may make you want to tuck into a big gooey slice of cake ... but take a closer look at the nail polishes ... which are calorie-free! The lovely new Icing collection from Models Own, £4.99 each (Superdrug) is five pastel shades to take you into spring. Choose from Peach, Nude, Lilac, Pink and Mint. They're all very pretty and work well on short, square nails. Two coats give the perfect wash of colour. A quick tip ... pastel shades can make your hands look paler, so mix a ...

All About The Bling For Spring!

Nail trends move quickly, and this spring it's all about the bling! You can spend a fortune at a salon having your nails customised, but really, it's just as easy to do it yourself - and much cheaper. Avon's new Magic Effects Nailwear collection, £6 each (avonshop.co.uk) comes in six different finishes and 24 shades. Choose from Diamond Shatter Topcoat, above, Fringe Effect, with lots of tiny flecks of colour, Matte Effect, with a velvet-smooth finish, Matte Topcoat, to give shades a ...

Sweet Treat For Your Nails

This gorgeous image makes it feel like summer's just around the corner. We can't promise sunshine, but these new nail shades from Ciate will definitely brighten your day. The Ice Cream Collection is five mouthwatering shades, plus five dripping sauce decals for really groovy spring nails. It's pretty good value for £22 (ciatelondon.com) as the shades are a complete spring/summer collection that work well on both fingers and toes. The delicious colours are Double Bubble Gum, Pistac...

Half-Price Deals On Spring Make-Up

This sweet collection of mini nail polishes will bring some sunshine into your day. Part of the Nikki Strange range for Marks & Spencer Limited Collection, the set contains seven gel nail polishes in pale blue, pink, lemon, pink and lilac - perfect for introducing the first of the spring pastels to your outfit. It's just £10 (marksandspencer.com) and as an added bonus, it's on offer at the moment, with a buy one get one half-price deal on for Limited Collection make-up. There's also a ...

New Nail Shades For £3.99

Look at this glorious nail polish - it's the perfect shade of bluey-purple with a hint of metallic, and a fab new brush style to apply it with. This is Moroccan Night, one of seven new shades from GOSH, which are available from February 11, for the great price of £3.99 (Superdrug). In the wider world, it may not be important, but for those of us who love nail polishes, getting the shades and the brush just right is a big deal. The new, bigger brush in this bottle means you can apply ...

Six Shades of Grey

The book was a huge hit, the movie's set to be massive, now we have the nail polishes ... To celebrate the Valentine's Day release of the movie version of Fifty Shades of Grey, OPI have just launched six limited edition nail polishes. There are five striking shades of grey along with a rich, vibrant red, with fabulous names such as My Silk Tie, Dark Side of the Mood and Romantically Involved. Each polish is £11.95, but this pack of mini bottles has all six shades for £19.95 (Debenhams ...

Nail It In Nude

Natural nails were big news at New York Fashion Week. And OPI created gorgeous matte latticed French tips for a new take on nude nails. Do it yourself with a shade such as OPI My Vampire Is Buff, £11.50 (Debenhams) finished with Matte Top Coat, £9 (asos.com) Or use a pale sand shade such as Samoan Sand, £11.50 (Debenhams) and place tiny crystals on the middle finger for understated elegance. 2True French Manicure in Delicate Pink, £1.99 (Superdrug) is also a lovely subtle shell shade that ...