Real Model 101: Simple Manicure

Hi darlings! It may be the summer but that doesn’t mean you get to slack off on your studies. Now is the best time to catch up on all your previous lessons of RealModel 101 including this one, What To Do At A Casting. In the video you may have noticed that during the casting process models were asked to show their hands. If you’re thinking that’s weird or “I’m not trying to be a hand model” listen up. Clients want to see what you’re working with. In fact, sometimes you’ll even see in the casting or audition notice models must have nice, clean hands. They need to know if you have you have photogenic features, if you have any scars, and that totally includes your hands. Think about it… for product shots, tech jobs, and of course beauty, hands play a big role. You don’t have to run to the nail salon every time you have a casting or a job, but you need to make sure your hands look presentable.

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Nail Fix: Glitter Tips!

Don’t you just hate it when your nail polish starts chipping. Three days after I gave myself a manicure complete with a “gel” top coat, my pretty pink starts coming off piece by piece… and only along the edges. So here’s the dilemma. The rest of my nails look fine, it’s just the tip. I don’t have time to take it all off and start fresh. Then I remembered the stash of glitter polish I scored a while back. Ding ding ding! Throw some glitter on that ish! What a perfect idea for the holidays.

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