Many of us wonder that how to do manicure at home. Fingers are a beautiful part of our body that reflects our fashion sense. Here is the step by step guide for a perfect manicure, the way the experts do in salons.
Fingers are a beautiful part of our body and nail is a crown for the finger. Just think a beauty queen wearing a dirty looking crown, clumsy look! So would be the fingers having bad nails.
Groomed and nicely maintained fingers and fingertips talk quite a bit in relation to your actual personality. As a result of everyday exhausting work, regular duties, cleaning utensils and preparing meals usually we fail to remember to pay attention and look after our hands and nails. This lack of attention results in our fingers and nails to end up getting dehydrated with peeling skin. Even the nails are out of the shape and the attractiveness that it can add to your personality is lost. Everyone cannot afford to pay a visit to a parlour may be because of no time from work or money related problems. So this tutorial is prepared for all the ladies who want to do a manicure at home.
How to beautify your nails? The answer is “Manicure” your nails. What is Manicure? Manicure word is derived from the Latin language.” Manus” meaning Hand and “Cura” has the meaning as Care. So the basic concept is taking care of Hands which includes the nails i.e. Manicure. Now where to do this Manicure?
Go to a Beauty Salon or do it at home. Save your money by doing manicure at home. Here few steps to learn Manicure at Home.
Clean your nail with nail polish remover. Do not use nail polish remover of low quality as this will spoil your nails.
Wash your hands in lukewarm water added with hand wash liquid soap or you can use hair shampoo. Dry your hands completely by using a Hand Dryer Machine or take a towel and dry your hands completely.
Use nail cutter to shape your nail properly. Be careful while cutting your nail. You can give beauty effects by cutting the edge of nail in half curve way.
File the nails first from out to inward at one direction and not from back and forth. Your dead skin will come out and your nails will look little bigger. Filing of nail is an art. So do filing of your nail very diligently.
Use cuticle softener and spread it with an orange stick covered with
cotton wool. If you find a hang nail or hardened skin on the cuticles, then you can use nippers to make sure it is removed.
Do not jerk the nippers at any given time. Do it very gently.
Now again put your hands in lukewarm water, take the brush and wash the tips from the base to the tip.
Now, take out your left hand first and wipe it with a white towel. Put a little cream or oil on the hand and massage from finger to the hand. Then take out your right hand and wipe it with a white towel. Put a little cream or oil on the right hand and massage from finger to hand.
Now, in case you have used very oily cream then wipe the nail plate with a good quality nail polish remover. This will help when you apply a nail polish.
Now, the last step is to apply nail polish. You can apply nail polish in three coats. First apply the base coats on the left hand fingers and then dry it for 5 minutes. Then apply a second coat of nail polish and then dry it for 5 minutes and then put the seal coat as a final coat on your nails.
Then you take your right hand and apply a base coat on the right hand fingers and then dry it for 5 minutes and then apply second coat of nail polish and dry it for 5 minutes and then put the seat coat as a final coat on your nails. In case any nail polish is found on the skin of the finger of any hand, then immediately you must remove it with a tip of an orange stick duly cover with the cotton wool soaked with a good quality nail polish remover.
Special Manicure is also done Western Countries which are like hot oil manicure, nail wrappers, electrical manicures and then artificial nail. In India now it is becoming very famous.
Here are tips for special manicures.
Oil Manicures are mainly used for a dry skin and hands. The basic need is to soak your hand in warm oil or a cream or lotion.
Electrical Manicures are done with the help of electrical gadgets. This gadget is a time saver, but very expensive.
Nail wrapper Manicure is done with paper or silk material and basically it is used for repairing a damaged nail.
So now you can crown your fingers beautifully with Manicure by just doing it at home.