A perfect pedicure makes your feet look smooth and free from calluses.
Do you know your well shod look complements your total appearance?
Unless you take persistent care you cannot hope to make your feet look neat and smooth.
You can do it at home. It is easy to do and shows excellent results
Top 10 step by step ways to do perfect pedicure at home –Put your best foot forward
Nail polish remover
A broad basin
Shampoo or face wash
Essential oils – lavender oil\coconut oil\rosemary oil –the choice is yours
Rose petals and jasmine for fragrance
1. Remove preexisting nail polish
This is the first step for a perfect pedicure at home.
Remove the remaining nail polish.
Wash your toe nails thoroughly.
Wipe with a towel.
2. Pamper your feet to fragrant soaking
Take a broad-based basin.
Fill it with warm water.
Add rose petals and jasmine flowers.
Add a few drops of an essential oil of your choice.
Add 2 tablespoon of shampoo.
Soak your feet in the basin.
Relax for 10 minutes.
It removes grime and dirt from your feet.
3. Cut your nails to a perfect shape
Remove your feet and wipe it clean.
Cut your nails to a shape of your preference.
Do not cut it too deep.
File away the rough edges.
4. Remove cuticle
Using an orange stick gently push back the cuticle around each nail.
Using a cuticle trimmer gently cut the excess cuticle skin.
5. Smooth the top of your nails
Use your buffer pad to polish the top of your nails.
Pay special attention to the trimmed area.
Smooth out all rough edges.
6. Clean your feet
Clean your feet with face wash.
Using a nail brush clean the top of your nails.
Gently rub the brush on the total surface of your feet.
Use a pumice stone to remove the hard skin from your heels.
7. Exfoliate your feet
Your feet too needs exfoliation.
Take one tablespoon of table salt.
Mix it with one tablespoon of chick pea powder.
Add one tablespoon of oil.
Apply it over feet and scrub thoroughly.
Wash after 2 minutes.
Now your feet look smooth and polished.
But your perfect pedicure is not over yet.
8. Apply a natural pack
Banana pulp – 1 tablespoon
Honey – 1 tablespoon
Baking soda- 1 tablespoon
Coconut oil – 1 tablespoon
Mix everything into a smooth paste
Apply over your feet.
Wash after 30 minutes.
Wipe your feet thoroughly.
9. Moisturize your feet
Use a good foot cream to moisturize your feet.
Take care to moisturize your nails also.
Gently massage for 5 minutes.
Let the moisturizer remain in your feet. But wipe your nails completely off the moisturizer. Your nail polish will not stick if your nails are moisturized. Your nails should be completely dry.
10. Paint your nails
Using a towel wipe your nails clean.
Choose your preferred color of nail polish. It is always preferable to use the same color for your finger nails and toe nails.
Apply a smooth thin layer of nail polish. This is the first coating.
Wait until it dries completely.
Now apply a second coating.
Touch after a few seconds to see whether the nail polish has completely dried.
Now your perfect pedicure is over. Your nails look good. Your feet look smooth and neat. It did not cost you at all. Do it regularly to see good results.