In the fourth episode of Gypsy, Jean Holloway (Naomi Watts) takes a gloomy time-out in her bathroom and paints her nails a deep blue — sigh. Jean's feeling some type of way, and there's only one way to express these emotions, it seems. Nail polish. Beauty is often used as a cipher for a woman's emotions on television. (Shout out to every time a frantic woman has cut her own hair on TV.) Whether it's lipstick, a haircut, or nail polish, these little physical changes act as outward signs of...

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