A pedicure is a cosmetic, therapeutic treatment for your feet and toenails. A professional pedicure can help your feet feel pampered and confident in summer sandals. Your feet take a lot throughout the day. Whether it be walking, standing on your feet for hours or squeezing into badly fitting shoes. Now is the time to book your feet in. It’s time to take off your shoes and socks and show those pretty feet.
Men can also benefit from a regular pedicure for foot maintenance.
There are different things that can be done in a treatment. The basic or essential pedicure involves :
- aromatherapy foot soak\
- cut, file and shape of the nails
- cuticle work
- foot cream
- base, 2 x colour and top coat
- Added extras or an indulgent pedicure also include foot massage, foot mask or paraffin wax treatment or callous peel. Treatments vary depending on individual salons.
Regular treatments keep feet looking pretty and healthy. They also:
- keep nails trimmed
- keep callouses controlled
- hydrate the skinfoot massage helps to relieve tension
- stimulate circulation
- prevent nail disorders eg ingrown toenails
- prevent hard, dry heels
The tidiness and cleanliness of our feet and toenails can often be neglected, especially during winter months when they’re mostly hidden. Regular pedis keep your feet fresh and healthy.
HOW OFTEN SHOULD I GET A PEDICURE?
To keep your feet happy and healthy, a pedicure should be done every 4 to 6 weeks. This is a great amount of time for regular maintenance of your feet. If you have some challenges you would like to address, every 3 to 4 weeks will be more helpful.
HOME MAINTENANCE BETWEEN VISITS
Home care includes moisturising your feet daily. Keep your toenails cut short. Buff off any dry skin. Make sure you dry your feet thoroughly. Rest and relax the feet every day. Lie back and elevate your feet for a few minutes. Make sure your shoes a well fitting to prevent strain or injury.
Book your essential or indulgent pedicure today, your feet will thank you for it.