Beautify your hands from home, it’s possible! Nourish your nails, apply varnish and make it last, we give you all our tips for doing a home manicure like a pro.
Clean your nails
The first step is to clean your nails. So, clean your nails thoroughly with nail polish remover. Choose a mild, acetone-free solvent to avoid damaging your nails.
Feeding your hands
Taking care of your nails also involves your hands! So, before embarking on your manicure, take the time to apply cream and massage in to allow the product to penetrate.
Nourish your cuticles
To keep your cuticles from drying out, consider massaging your cuticles with a nourishing oil like sweet almond, or dip your fingers in warm water for a few minutes, then apply cream as usual.
Choose the shape of your nails
Square, rounded, almond, take your nail file and file according to the shape and size you have chosen. A little pro tip: to file them, be sure to always go in the same direction and not to back and forth.
Remove all grease with an alcohol swab before varnishing. Then, apply a coat of clear varnish for the base. For the second coat of varnish, apply the color of your choice. Finally, apply a top coat. It helps to shine, protect and prolong your manicure.
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