Downtime at the Essence Spa Clarion Cork

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I have always found pregnancy particularly tough on my nails. Over the past few years my nails have been weak and split regularly. I mean so weak that they bend even when I’d be doing up fiddly buttons on the girls dresses, which even thinking about makes me cringe, honestly I think there is no worse a sensation. I’ll be honest, I probably haven’t minded them as much as I should, I don’t take supplements to strengthen them and they are painted most days of the week.  Continue reading

CND Vinylux Weekly Nail Polish

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I do love a bit of nail art and there is nothing more annoying than, when you make the effort to do something a little fancy, it chips within a day or two of application. So when I was sent the latest CND Vinylux Weekly Nail Polish collection, The Contradictions, to play around with I was really eager to see if it would stand the test of time on my overly abused nails. I had a CND Vinylux manicure in the Benefit Store in Dublin previously and was impressed enough to purchase a couple of bottles myself.

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