Types of manicure

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The need for well maintained hands and nails in good health in the modern world is simply mandatory – this applies not only for women but also for men. Through regular care for your hands, you can achieve very good results. I will tell you about the main types of polishing of nails. You can do manicure at home alone or you can trust and to the cares of the professionals – the choice is yours.


Classic manicure
The classical manicure is yet the most common type of manicure. It is sometimes called “wet” manicure, because during the procedure is used a bath with warm water with a bit of soap in it. The procedure is quite simple, the classic manicure you can do at home – this is its main advantage. The cuticle is removed with the help of special pliers and scissors and therefore there is a risk of injury and infection. After the procedure can appear skin peeling – this is one of the most unpleasant drawbacks of the classic manicure.


European manicure

This type of manicure was invented in Europe, due to this circumstance it has received its name. The peculiarity of this manicure is that in the removal of the cuticles are not used scissors. This method is considered the safest and most gentle, the possibility of infection is practically impossible, since during the procedure sharp objects are not used. The cuticle is processed by special emollients (cream or lotion), and then gently pulled from the base of the nail with a wooden stick. The European manicure is ideal for those who pay the due attention to their hands and regularly visit a beauty salon. For the coarse skin the European manicure is not suitable.



Apparatus manicure

This type of manicure is a variation of the European. The procedure of the European manicure is carried out with a special apparatus and at the end of the procedure special polishing nozzles rotate at high speed. To perform such a manicure you should trust the professionals, because in case of improper handling of the fast rotating polishing nozzles, there is a risk of serious damage to the nail plate. The procedure is performed on dry skin and the cuticle is removed from the instrument while it is not compulsory to apply emollients for cuticles. Also, using different nozzles, the manicurist performs all subsequent operations necessary for the hygienic manicure.



Hot manicure

If you have brittle fingernails, traumatized cuticles, dry skin on the hands, then the hot manicure can help you achieve good results in the skin care of the hands and nails. For this type of manicure for nails is used a special apparatus, which has two operating modes: heating mode and mode of maintaining the temperature reached. Also, in the hot manicure are used plastic trays for single use and medical nourishing lotion. The hot manicure is combined with the classic or European manicure. The cuticles are removed with pliers for manicure (in the combination with the classic manicure) or sticks of orange tree (in the combination with the European manicure).



Spa manicure

The spa manicure is a complex procedure for the nails and skin of the hands. Soft scrub removes the dead skin cells, vitamins and ceramides nourish the skin, special means soften and moisturize the skin. An important part of the spa manicure is a gentle massage of the hands and fingertips. During the spa manicure the manicurist uses various aromatic oils, combining the manicure with a session of aromatherapy.

The cuticle is treated with the traditional orange sticks and emollients. The result from the spa manicure is smooth skin and strong nails and the overall condition of the hands greatly improves. The positive changes you can appreciate immediately after the procedure.

Probably you will more often resort to the classic manicure – it is versatile and efficient, that fact is beyond doubt. Nevertheless do not ignore the others softer and sparing types of manicure, you should try at least in the name of diversity and experience.

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