In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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- Recent studies show that most germs on the hands reside under the fingernails and cuticles.
- She gazed absently at her fingernails, pushing down the cuticles and digging out small pieces of dirt that had become lodged between the nail and skin.
- The cuticle and skin around the nails becomes swollen, red, and sometimes painful.
- I'll paint my fingers and toes with Times Red Square, a deep crimson varnish by Essie, taking great care to prime my nails with a base coat so that the dark colour won't stain my cuticles.
- If you get any solution on your fingernails or toenails, use alcohol to keep your cuticles from turning orange.
- Nail pens are the cheater's way to clean up that raggedy old skin you call cuticles and make your nails look better, too.
- He was attended by physician Ana Maria Lazaric at the hospital, whose examination found nothing abnormal except for a puncture mark in the left ring finger, between the nail and the flesh of the cuticle.
- Rub cuticle oil into your cuticles and onto your nails for instant shine.
- Whenever I'm stuck in traffic, I file my nails and massage my cuticles with cuticle cream.
- The manicurist can then gently push the cuticles back with her finger or a towel.
- In addition, the cuticle of the fingernails often gets very ragged, overgrown, and irregular.
- He was so interested in his cuticles and his fingernails.
- ‘It's my fingers that worry me,’ she moans, showing me some reddened cuticles.
- Creams soften the nails and feet, toenails are trimmed and an oscillating machine tidies up the cuticles and removes dead or hard skin.
- The company, based in Marina Del Rey, Calif., makes Voter Control Ink, a dye that stains fingernails and cuticles for up to 48 hours and helps to prevent voter fraud.
- Dab a little cuticle cream/body lotion on each toe and gently push the cuticle to the base of each nail to enable proper nail growth.
- Massage petroleum jelly on hands to condition dry skin and cuticles.
- His fingernails and cuticles are bitten and chewed.
- This compact case contains fine-tip cuticle scissors, a cuticle pusher, a stainless-steel nail file and a chrome nail clipper.
- And as Raechel gently removed the dead cuticle around each nail she talked me through the method of achieving a perfect pedicure at home.
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