Well-groomed legs with beautiful nails – this is the dream of almost any woman, but not everyone can find a free time and visit the salon. The only way out of this situation is to learn how to do it. pedicure independently.
You will need
- – Manicure set;
- – sea salt;
- – baking soda;
- – hot water;
- – peeling for the feet;
- – Scrub for feet;
- – semolina;
- – olive oil;
- – лак для ногтей.
Procedure pedicurebut it always begins with the steaming of the skin, to remove the keratinized particles and excess cuticles, without special efforts. Pour water into the basin with a temperature of 60 degrees, add a tablespoon of baking soda or 2-3 tablespoons of sea salt. Immerse the feet to the ankles, steam for 30 minutes, adding hot water as needed.
After completing the steamer procedures, carefully rub all the keratinized areas with pumice stone, brush or use a peeling to remove the stratified skin layers on the heels. Instead of special tools you can use sea or salt. You can also prepare a scrub yourself in Home conditions. To do this, mix 2 tablespoons semolina with 1 a tablespoon of olive oil. The resulting composition carefully wipe all the keratinized places, rinse with warm water.
Then proceed to the processing of the cuticle. Take a cotton swab, moisten it with a special tool designed to soften the cuticle. Some manufacturers produce emollient with a brush. Move the cuticle with a manicure scapula to the base of the nail.
Cut off your nails. So that they do not grow and do not cause inconvenience when walking, cut them smoothly, do not round off. If you do not like such appearance of nails, process edges with a nail file, having given them the necessary form.
Lubricate the skin with a moisturizing or nourishing cream. If you do pedicure вечером, подойдет очень жирный питательный крем. Наденьте специальные носочки. За ночь кожа максимально смягчится и напитается активными веществами.
Polish the nail plates with a specially designed soft nail file. Apply the lacquer. Any lacquer lasts longer and has a more saturated color if applied in two thin layers.