Nails appear discoloured or misshapen a number of weeks – a phenomenon that’s been dubbed “COVID nails”.
One symptom is a red half-moon pattern that forms a convex band over the white area at the base of fingernails. This seems to present earlier than other COVID-related nail complaints, with patients noticing it less than two weeks after being diagnosed. Multiple cases have been reported – but not many.
Red half-moon nail patterns like this are generally rare, and previously haven’t been seen so close to the nail base. So having this pattern appear like this could exclusively be an indication of a COVID-19 infection.
A few patients have also found new horizontal indentations in the bases of the nails of their fingers and toes, which are known as Beau’s lines. These tend to appear four weeks or more after a COVID-19 infection.
Beau’s lines occur when there is a temporary interruption in nail growth due to a physical stress on the...
HOW TO GET OVER CAMERA SHYNESS AS A NAIL STYLIST?
1. PRACTICE WITHOUT POSTING
- Decide what you'll talk about.
- Turn on camera.
- Talk for a minute.
2. ANALYZE VIDEO
Check out your videos.
Make sure you're:
- not talking to fast
- not talking to stiff
- you are talking as you talk to a friend
- looking into the camera
It won't be perfect :)
But you just need to start.
Start with only a sentence or two.
- Ask followers if they have a question for you.
- Tell them what you are doing today.
- Share a short tip.
Create a script, but you don't read it!
This will help you stay on track.
Don't worry if you don't tell everything by a script.
5. DON'T OVER ANALYZED IT
Create max. of 5 takes!
Choose the best one and post it!
It won't be perfect, but you will do the first step and with every step you will be better.
Perfection doesn't exist.