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Luxury Manicure Review – Bliss Spa London

My nails were cut, filed and prepped before being inserted into bags filled with hot cream…talk about heaven on a brisk autumn evening. Following this, my cuticles were pushed back and carefully cut and tidied. Then came the sigh-inducing paraffin treatment. My hands that were already soaked in cream were coated in paraffin wax and […]

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Budget Manicure Review: MW Nails

MW Nails is definitely in a class of it’s own when it comes to ingenuity. The salon is in a fun location, in old Spitafields market. When I walked in, it was like stepping into a retro airline cabin, with the added touch of a “check-in” desk. As I’d never been there before, I was […]

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Budget Manicure Review – Beautiful Nails Studio

Bless them, they really do try, but this salon is more shabby than chic. I went to the Beautiful Nails Studio in the morning, so I was the only customer there. They were polite enough, and I’d bought my own colour (Rococo Nail Apparel!!), so we got right down to business. The salon itself is […]

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Budget Manicure Review – OKI-DOKI Nail Bar

Oki-Doki Nail Bar (www.oki-dokinails.co.uk) is the kind of nail salon that you wish every budget nail salon would emulate, but they never do. The first thing that struck me when I walked in was how clean, bright and well ventilated the salon was. It’s about 30 seconds from the Crossharbour DLR station, so for you […]

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Budget Manicure Review – Cheeky Parlour

Brought to you by the group behind Cowshed and Shoreditch House, Cheeky Parlour is one of those places that seems too good to be true. As I walked into the entrance at Redchurch street, I was a bit hesitant, as it didn’t look particularly polished or occupied for that matter. However, I was in Shoreditch, […]

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Nubian Nails

Here at Nubian Skin we’ve been brainstorming ideas for blog posts, and since we’re obsessed with nails, colour and generally most things girly, team Nubian has selflessly decided to test out many of the manicure spots in London and bring you regular reviews. Like most of you, sometimes we’re a bit tight on cash, and […]

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