Pretty feet require a lot of maintenance such as pedicures, adornments, jewelry, and many other cute items which you will find at Foot Candy, a boutique designed to offer products specifically for pedicures and manicures. Foot Candy has a wide assortment of specialized items created to make your pedicure experience a sheer delight and definitely one you will never forget.
First, the nails are given a basic manicure. The nails are cleaned. Any dead skin on the cuticle is removed and the skin around the nail is treated as well. An all-important base coat is applied to the nail. The base coat is usually a very prominent white to help the easy nail designs stand out.
Note: Trying to apply acrylic with your less dominant hand can be frustrating at first. With a little practice you will be steady with both hands and it will not be a problem.
If the budget is slim or to experiment with new colors visit the local Dollar Tree or One Dollar Store. These stores regularly have name brand nail sold alone or in multiple packs. Look for french manicure kits which consists of a base clear coat, pink polish, and white polish. Nail art pens are sold in a variety of colors. Select a color to use exclusively on the tips or in a cool nail designs. Inexpensive polishes and nail polish pens are great to practice perfecting the perfect manicure.
The process of painting the nails is an elaborate one, and gives the best results when performed by a skilled nail artist. First of all, the nails are cleaned and the dead skin and cuticles around the nails are removed. Thereafter, a base coat of paint is applied on them, usually of white colour, so as to ensure that the design shows up prettily. In some cases, if a natural look is desired, no base coat is applied. A coat of activation polish is applied on top of this, which ensures that the design dries quickly. Finally, the required design is painted on the nail. Bright colours like silver, gold, red, blue, green, and black are preferred over lighter colours.
Bright Pastels Playful, fun, spring colors are big right now. Easter egg colors come to mind, such as robin's egg blue, daffodil yellow, peachy apricot, and grass green. Petal pink seems to always be in fashion as well.
Your next decision will be to decide if you want to add any 3D elements to your nails. Fun accessories include gems, diamonds, stickers, and other nail decals. You can use one or several decals on each finger. Decals enhance designs like shoes enhance your feet!
My only complaint would be the bottle shape - why do cosmetics companies continually make square nail polish bottles when they know that a polish should be rolled in the hands rather than shaken? Ah well, can't have it all.