• NUDE NAILS photo | Leighton Meester

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Published: Wednesday January 28, 2009 06:00 AM EST



Gossip Girl Leighton Meester may not be telling the secret to getting her shaped-to-perfection bare nails, but one of the keys to going totally nude is to keep it simple with an all-in-one manicure must-have. "A good basic file is your best tool," says Ortega. "You can shorten and shape your nails with just one product!"