Do you know what undertone is? You've definitely encountered it before. For example, have you ever tried on a piece of clothing, and although you liked the color, it just didn’t look right? This is what I mean. It goes hand in hand with your overall skintone, creating your own unique shade, and there are some color that notably look better than others. It consists of three categories: warm, neutral, and cool. From knowing our undertone, we have the ability to find the colors that best suit us, whether it be makeup, clothing, or nail polish. That leaves only one thing left to discuss: how do we determine our undertone? WristsTake a peek at the underside of your arm at your veins.Cool: Blue or PurpleWarm:
Biting your nails is one of the worst habits you can have if you're trying to keep your nails nice. Your fingers are always in pain and the skin around the nail bed is left ragged from constant biting. It can even lead you to have bad breath from the germs under your nails, cause damage to your teeth, and serious infections. There’s so many downsides to biting, so how does one actually kick the habit once and for all? Identify your trigger(s) Something is causing you to bite your nails, as it is a coping mechanism to deal with stress. Try to identify what is stressing you, and then see if you can limit your interaction with said stressors. For instance, keep
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