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Simple but stunning; 20 easy manicures that make an impact

Of all the things to do in our lives, we're ashamed to admit that nail care often comes last. More often than not we dash off a coating of varnish last thing at night and hope it won't have smudged too much by morning; or save important occasions for a trip to the salon. 

But wouldn't it be great if we could create our own beauty DIY nails from home? With a bit of practise and a steady hand, this can actually be done and it's not as tricky as you might think.  

From WAH Nails to Miss LadyFinger, we've consulted our favourite bloggers and industry experts for tips on sensational nails that are a cinch to create.

Come see their step-by-step tutorials for beginner manicures - from French tips to half moons and studs - that promise to deliver a visual punch: 

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