Dubai Mall to attempt nail filing world record

Aiming to beat current record is for 2,572 mini-manicures in eight hours
By Salma Awwad
Tue 11 Feb 2014 03:32 PM

Dubai will this Friday attempt its latest record-breaking attempt when Beauty Connection Spa, in association with KOKO Nail, will attempt to set a new Guinness World Record for the most nails filed and varnished in eight hours.

One hundred manicurists dressed as Rosie the Riveter, a symbol of feminism, will file and polish 50,000 nails at lightning speed, in an attempt to beat the previous record of 2572 mini-manicures, set by Sally Hansen and Priceline in 2011.

The event will take place at The Dubai Mall, Star Atrium from 2pm to 10pm where manicurists will be on duty and giving complimentary mini manicures.

Although the mini-manicures are free, a donation towards ‘Rashid Centre for Disabled’ is encouraged.

In order to qualify for the record, women will receive a file, a base coat, two coats of varnish and a top coat and men will receive a file and a buff to shine.

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