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How To Do Your Own Mani Pedi At Home

Weeks of being in quarantine got us learning how to do our own nails—here's how!

Who else is missing their pamper sessions at the nail salon during the community quarantine? I definitely am! Now that we have the time, why not take the opportunity to master the art of giving yourself a manicure and pedicure at home? It’s a wonderful treat for your self-care routine and your wallet! (Added bonus: you’ll come out of the lockdown a pro with fab nails!)


When doing this, it is recommended to do the pedicure first, then move onto the hands, so as not to potentially mess up your manicure. Here’s our tried-and-tested formula for a salon mani pedi at home.


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Pedicure: First things first, make sure you have all the bare essentials to get ready and flaunt your bare feet!


Pedicure supplies

Nail polish remover 

Basin big enough to fit both feet

Towels

Hot water Soap

Epsom salt (optional)

Toenail clippers

Nail file

Nail buffer

Cuticle remover

Cuticle pusher

Cuticle clippers

Pumice stone or callus buffer/foot file

Exfoliator Moisturizer (I love using virgin coconut oil)

Polish (Base coat, color, and top coat)

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Manicure supplies

Nail polish remover

Container to soak hands

Towels

Hot water

Soap Nail trimmer

Nail file

Nail buffer

Cuticle remover

Cuticle pusher

Cuticle clippers

Exfoliator Moisturizer/Hand cream

Polish (Base coat, color, and top coat)

Lead photo via @violetgrey