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A Well-groomed Groom


Manicure Mania
Nails need to look great for those close-ups of the rings.
Nails need to look great for those close-ups of the rings.
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Fingernails can become pretty gnarly, particularly if your man works with his hands on a regular basis. Surprise him with a pre-wedding gift in the form of a couple's manicure and pedicure.

If he's never had the pleasure before, he'll probably be a little self-conscious at first. Once he dips those tootsies in the warm, bubbly water, he's likely to throw concerns about his manhood out the window and embrace the experience. Reassure him that nail grooming is essential to the prime health of those fingers and toes you love so much. You'll have done your good deed for the day, plus you can look forward to holding his significantly softer hands as he twirls you on the dance floor. It's a win-win situation, really!

Since you're at the spa anyway, see if he'd be down for a cleansing, rejuvenating facial. He'll probably go for it if you promise not to tell his friends …


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