Your hands and feet are the most active parts of your body, engaged into wide range of activities so you need to take care of your hand and feet to look polished and well-groomed. Regular manicure and pedicure are a great way to retain the texture of hands and feet and maintain the health of fingernails. Go for a monthly manicure and pedicure and apply a good moisturizing lotion on your hands and feet to make them soft and supple.
Manicure and Pedicure at Home
Manicure and pedicure are easy to do at home. Manicures and pedicure usually involve soaking the hands and feet, applying lotion, filing and shaping the nails and applying nail polish.
Tools needed for Manicure and Pedicure
Here are all the tools you will need to give yourself a manicure and pedicure treatments.
• Turkey towels
• Nail clippers or nail cutters
• Nail filer
• Nail buffers
• Nail brushes
• Cuticle knife
• Cuticle pusher
• Cotton swabs
• Liquid soap
• Nail cleaners
• Nail polish remover
• A medium sized bowl for manicure and a large plastic tub for pedicure.
• Olive oil, salt and a slice of lemon and raw milk (2-3 tablespoons).
• Hand lotion, foot care cream and anti-fungal cream
How to do Manicure and Pedicure at Home?
First of all, remove old nail polish using the nail polish remover and then trim your nails with the help of nail cutter and file it smoothly to get the desired shape.
If your hands/feet are too dry, then moisturize them using a good lotion or oil or cream.
Then apply raw milk over your hands/feet and add drops of lemon juice over them. This removes the tanning and any discolorations.
Soak your hands/feet in warm water, mixed with liquid soap, for 10-15 minutes to soften the cuticles.
Clean the cuticles softly with the help of a cuticle remover and apply cuticle cream over the nail cuticles to make them supple.
Massage your hands with a good quality body lotion to keep it moisturized.