How independently to make pedicure

How independently to make pedicure

To reach in house conditions of effect of saloon pedicure not so difficult as can seem at first sight. The main thing is to have near at hand basic set of necessary tools and a little free time.

It is required to you

  • Tools and means for baths:
  • - tank for water;
  • - brush for nails;
  • - special detergent or srub for legs;
  • - grinding file or pumice;
  • - towel;
  • - basts.
  • For the softening structures:
  • - 2 tablespoons of dried lavender;
  • - 3 stalks of mint (it is possible to replace with 1 tablespoon of dry mint);
  • - 5 drops of oil of lavender.
  • For pedicure:
  • - scissors;
  • - nail file;
  • - liquid for varnish removal;
  • - orange stick;
  • - proofreaders between fingers;
  • - cotton tampons;
  • - the softening cream;
  • - the moistening napkins;
  • - olive or any other vegetable oil.


  1. Fill in mix of herbs with 1.5 liters of boiled water and leave for 15 minutes. While herbs infuse, carefully clean nails from old varnish, having used special means.
  2. Put to boil water in such volume that when you pour it in bath, it covered anklebones of legs.
  3. Filter grass broth and pour out it in bath. Add essential oils there, then pour in the warmed-up water and wait within 15 minutes that water has a little cooled down.
  4. Lower legs in bath and let's them steam out properly. Brush for cleaning of nails process nails and apply srub or special detergent on legs. It will weaken dead skin of legs.
  5. Take out legs from water and grinding file or pumice pass with circular motions on heels and stupnyam. So you will smooth the coarsened sites of skin.
  6. Carefully remove cuticle by means of orange stick. Wash legs and wipe them dry.
  7. Cut off nails, trying not to touch corners if to cut off nails closely to corners, it is possible to provoke their growing. By means of nail file give to nails the form.
  8. Rub in skin of legs for cream and massage legs within 10-15 minutes. After that cover legs with terry towel and relax muscles. Remove residues of cream by means of wet towel wipes.
  9. By means of cotton balls or special proofreaders divide fingers so that they did not touch each other. Apply basic varnish coat on nails and wait for its full drying then put the second layer. After drying of the second layer cover nails with special fixer.
  10. After nails finally dry, apply olive oil or solution of vitamin E on legs.

Author: «MirrorInfo» Dream Team