It started off innocently enough. A woman decided to grace Twitter with a close-up of her latest manicure: a dusty pink matte shade, with a black design.
But something wasn't right...
WE CAN'T QUITE PUT OUR FINGER ON IT...
Twitter could not get over the missing finger.
What was actually going on?
Twitter user Omo kekere revealed to Buzzfeed that she was double-jointed and had tucked her index finger under the others. The photo was meant to be an inside joke between friends who knew her handy talent.
Flexible copycats were quick on the take.
She even helped out her less bendable comrades with a tip.
And if neither methods appeal to you, New York Mag editor Nelson Pecora found a quick cheat called Photoshop.
Here's hoping no fingers are broken in pursuit of this new manicure trend.
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