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1. tv. to arrest someone. (see also nailed.) The cops nailed him right in his own doorway.
2. Go to coffin nail.
3. tv. to identify someone. The officer nailed Freddy, thanks to the description the victim provided.
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Hyper-trendy, beauty-conscious Korea has risen to leadership status in the world of nail art, which is positioned as a way of expressing individuality, fashion savvy and even humor.
Over time, nails become thin and brittle with a lustreless grey surface and darker band, so-called "half-and-half nails" in which the proximal part of the nail is grey and the distal part brown.
We are constantly connected to our smartphones or tablets, and our nails are more prominent than ever--and say a lot about us.
It's not just snap-happy nails we have to contend with - splitting and flakiness also feature high up on the cold weather complaints list.
Our day-to-day routine at home and at work does tend to take a toll on the condition of our nails.
The histopathological features seen with psoriatic nails were hypergranulosis of nail bed and neutrophilic infiltrate in nail matrix.
Kiss USA hopes retailers will turn over more footage to its artificial nails and nail art collections.
MIAMI -- Kramer Consumer Healthcare, which has become a leading player in the specialty antifungal foot care segment via its Fungi-Nail product line, recently extended the line with a cosmetic nail treatment that is meant to generate incremental sales for the company and its retail partners.
Another product marketed by the beauty company is a Mirror Powder that magically gives your nails a glossy look in seconds.
Women with short nails often have long nail beds, so there's plenty of surface to paint," says top nail artist Vernice Walker.
No need to wear jewelry anymore if you will have this nail art design on your fingers or toes.
RATING: 5/5 Mavala Mava-White Optical Nail Whitener, PS10 (lookfantastic.
If you have a child that bites his nails, keep reading.
Regular nail trimming is not a task I relish, yet the importance of trimming nails can't be underestimated.