The last hurrah for Summer…
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I know when I start feeling Summery, when I start craving bright orange nails. Never mind if blue, or green or any of those other colours are allegedly more trendy (humph), I always feel positively sunny as soon as my nailage is completed.
Now September is creeping up into the bones but sod it, I’ve gone and had my last hurrah with the lovely Helen at May Lee Beauty, who takes an almost forensic view on getting the nails perfect. Ignore the monkey hands and look at these babies, fair play to her!
I had a sneaky hot-stone massage while I was there too – because I’m worth it! – but didn’t quite fit in time for the facial unfortunately because I have three midgets in tow at the mo. Anyway, you need to arrive in ripped fishnets straddling the main gun of a tank for the facial belting out If I Could Turn Back Time and because you always leave looking about 10 years younger. Seriously!
I did come away with some groovy news to tell you though, as Helen is going mobile peeps! At the mo, she works from home in Postcombe (close to the M40, so perfect for catching return trips from John Lewis *she says guiltily*), but Helen is starting mobile manicures, pedicures, foot massages and head/shoulder massages, plus girly nights at clients’s houses from next week – so you could get your mates around for a movie and natty, and everyone gets a manicure and head/shoulder rub for £18 each, which is frankly a phenomenal deal. I’m definitely going to do that – it’s been years since I’ve had a proper girly night, what about you?
PS There’s 20% off at the mo for anyone who books a treatment before the end of September. Stampede!