What to expect when having a Manicure

Did you know that one of the things that turns men off the most about women is chipped nail varnish? Well, it is true that nothing looks nicer than beautifully manicured nails! Have you ever had a manicure before? If not, then this article is just for you. You will learn all about manicures and the different types that are available. So, let’s dive right in…

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What is a manicure?

Let’s start by revealing exactly what a manicure is and thus what you can expect when you get your first one. Essentially this is the cleaning and polishing of your nails. But don’t worry, it involves a lot more than a quick wet wipe. Your nails will be cleaned, cut and shaped. The nail technician removes old nail polish and uses a buffer to smoothen the surface of your nails. She will then pay attention to your cuticles. They will be softened with cuticle oil and pushed back. After this your nails will be polished. There is a base coat, the chosen polish and then a top coat. The base coat is used to help the polish stick whilst the top coat acts as a seal for protection. Continue reading “What to expect when having a Manicure”

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