How to Do a Pedicure at Home: 10 Easy Steps

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Did you know you can shower yourself with a “spar treatment” at home?You don’t need to go all out and pay a large amount of bucks at a spar. The spar will come to your home.Lean how to do a pedicure at home, in 10 easy steps through this article. Then do a pedicure yourself at least once a month and change your nail polish pedicure weekly in order for your feet and nails to stay fresh. Read along and learn not to neglect your feet.

 

 

How to Do a Pedicure at Home: 10 Easy Steps

 

 

Things You’ll Need

 

  • Nail polish

  • Pedicure tub or A tub full of water

  • Nail file and clippers

  • Pumice Stone

  • Moisturizer, bath salts, soap, oils, scrub and mask

  • Acetone nail polish remover and cotton balls

  • Cuticle softener, pusher, trimmer

 

Method

 

  1. If you have a pedicure tub, get it ready. Fill it up with warm water. Otherwise you can use a basin. Collect all your needed utensils such as bath salts or mild soap, pumice, moisturizer etc.  If you are like me, you like sweet scents; you can go ahead and add scented oil. If you do not have special salts you can fill the tub with warm soapy water. There are different kinds of oils such as lavender and lemon. Get your pedicure tub at www.amazon.com  for only $7.00.

  2. Remove any existing nail polish using acetone nail remover and cotton balls.

  3. Before cutting your nails, soak your feet in warm soapy water to soften them as this makes it easier to cut.

  4. Soak your feet in warm water for 5 to 10 minutes.

  5. Use foot scrub to exfoliate the feet, apply foot mask, file the heels of your feet with a pumice stone and scrub legs and heels.

  6. Take one foot out at a time and wipe around each nail with a dry clean towel. Add cuticle eliminator and callus eliminator if necessary.

  7. Trim your nails straight across and file them using a nail file. Make sure you do not to cut them a length too short.

  8. Wipe your clean and soft toes with acetone nail polish remover to remove any excess oil.

  9. Gather your nail polishes. Apply base coat first. When it is dry, apply one coat of your selected nail polish. Leave it to dry. Apply another coat; leave it to dry as well . Apply a top coat which is the clear nail polish.

  10. If you want you can decorate with nail art. Read this article I wrote about how to make nail art here.

 

All the beauty products are purchased at beauty stores, pharmacies and local grocery stores near you or online at Amazon.com and Ebay.com.

 

Useful links:

 

www.Amazon.com

www.Ebay.com

www.Smashbox.com

www.Maccosmetics.com

www.MaryKay.com

 

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