Not being much of a manicure girl (I just can’t fail but chip my nails when typing) I tend to neglect my nails when it comes to going beyond applying a slick of gloss. But on big occasions – especially those that involve waggling fingers to show off rocks with a capital ‘R’ nails should be treated and buffed within an inch of their lives.
The key to simple and easy bridal nails is to aim for neat, trimmed nails finished with either a french manicure or the very palest of lacquers. D.I.Y. gals probably know all about Sally Hansen’s French Manicure Kit, the simple two step kit that comes in at a bargain £4.99 from Boots.
Essie do a great range in nail colours which many a beauty journalist swears by. Their wedding collection features old favourites – nearly nude Ballet Slippers and pinky Mademoiselle. US readers go here.