Posts tagged "fingernails"

This Woman Has A Rare Disease Which Makes Her Grow Fingernails Instead Of Hair

This is really scary. Memphis woman, Shayna Isom has a rare skin condition which causes her hair follicles to produce 10 times the normal amount of skin cells. So basically, that means that nails grow on her body wherever hair should be growing.

Her mystery illness, which she’s believed to be the only…

Ami Angelowicz / August 10, 2012

Woman With The World’s Longest Fingernails Plays Golf

There’s a great article in the Daily Mail, which features the woman with the world’s longest fingernails doing “every day stuff” like brushing her hair, driving her car, and playing golf. Chris Walton, aka “The Dutchess,” a musician and grandmother, is known best for her 20-foot long fingernails, which she hasn’t trimmed in 18 years.

Ami Angelowicz / November 30, 2011

Woman Calls 20-Inch Long Fingernails “A Gift From God”

Atlanta woman, Jazz Ison Sinkfield, is hoping her shimmery gold, 20-inch-long fingernails will make her famous. Her goal is to share the story of her “divine gifts,” which she’s been growing for the last 22 years, on Oprah’s couch someday. Jazz’s monthly salon maintenance includes five-hour sessions at $250 a pop at Exotic Nail…

Ami Angelowicz / February 2, 2011

Your Index Finger Never Looked So Macabre

We love adorning our fingers with nail polish and rings, but never have we thought of wearing a fake fingertip. Maybe jewelry designer Cornelia Webb was trying to make this piece as fashionable as eye patches once were, but thinking of all the ways a person could have her fingertip chopped off is a macabre…

Annika Harris / June 14, 2010

Poll: Which Nail Shape Do You Prefer?

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Annika Harris / February 8, 2010