Proper care and maintenance is essential to maintain the health and beauty of fingernails and toenails. Manicure and Pedicure are not only best ways to keep your fingernails and toenails healthy but these inexpensive techniques always give your hands and feet a stunning look. You can get these treatments from a beauty salon or at your own home by yourself. In this article we have discussed some accessible home pedicure recipes. Basically pedicure includes four steps.
- Soaking your feet in lukewarm water
- Exfoliate the dead skin cells
- Trimming the nails and prettifying them with beautiful toenail designs
- Application of good quality moisturizer
How to Do a Home Pedicure:
First of all, remove old nail polish from you toenails. Next, take a large bowl and fill it with lukewarm water. Add bath salt, 2-3 drops of any essential oil and 4-5 drops of rose water in it. Now soak your feet in this mixture for 15-20 minutes. After soaking your feet in warm water, exfoliate dead skin cells using pumice stone. Now trim you nails and file them in a shape of your choice. Moisturize your feet with a good quality lotion or cream. In the last step enhance your toenails’ beauty by creating elegant toenail designs on them.
Different Home Pedicure Recipes:
The basic procedure of home pedicure recipes is same but you can get different effects by using different cosmetic products in the soak water.
Home Pedicure Recipe 1:- Fresh milk contains lactic acid, which helps in loosening the dead cells skin so you can get better results by adding one cup of fresh milk in your soak water but remember that adding half cup of bath salt in soak water is must.
Home Pedicure Recipe 2:- Almond extract acts as a best exfoliator; you can combine it with one cup of milk to add in soak water.
Home Pedicure Recipe 3:- Lemon and honey are famous for their cleansing properties. Take one tablespoon of lemon juice and 5-6 drops of honey. Mix both ingredients in lukewarm water to make soak water.