America's top hand models

Kottke shared this fascinating slideshow that puts faces to the anonymous model-perfect hands which grace countless “glossy magazine ads, in television commercials, and blown-up on billboards,” and in some cases as a stand-in hand for a particular beautiful actress’ toe-esque thumb. Although lotion and gloves are mentioned as part of the regiment of these models, there’s no mention of wearing oven mitts like Seinfeld’s George Costanza, when his “exquisite” hands make him an unlikely hand model for one episode.

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