How Hermes Is Elevating This Often Underrated Makeup Staple
Female Singapore|October 2021
After lipsticks and blushes, Hermes is adding elegant hand and nail products – inspired by the art of enamelling and the artisan’s hand – to its beauty collection. Gordon Ng reports on how it’s elevating this often underrated makeup staple.
Gordon Ng

At Hermes, the hand is both symbolically and literally vital. “We are the house of hands,” says its artistic director Pierre-Alexis Dumas. The man’s of course referring to the skilful touch of the artisans that’s involved in everything that the maison creates. The third and latest addition to its beauty metier can thus be said to be a loving ode to it. Hitting shelves this month, Les Mains Hermes is a tight yet exhaustive collection that focuses on colour and care for the hands and nails.

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