Spa pedicure - foot and nail care. It involves cleansing the epithelium, nourishing the skin, foot massage and aromatherapy. Relaxation is considered an important part of the procedure. SPA-pedicure is performed not only in special centers, but also in beauty salons. More details about the procedure are described in the article.
SPA pedicure is a non-invasive skin treatment method. During the procedure, the growths are not cut or cut, so there is no violation of the integrity of the skin and injury is excluded. The disappearance of the stratum corneum, calluses, corns occurs due to the action of special agents.
The removal procedure is gentle and painless. SPA-pedicure lasts about 2 hours and involves not only cleansing of dead epithelial cells, but also deep moisturizing and nourishing the skin, foot massage. Thanks to the procedure, foot care and relaxation are provided. In the office, they usually turn on calm music, use aromatic oils and incense. In a special pedicurea person feels comfortable in an armchair.
SPA-pedicure has the following advantages:
- Thorough cleansing of skin and nails without cutting objects.
- Using softening, moisturizing, nourishing products.
- Longer lasting effect than classic pedicure.
- Relaxation and well-being after the procedure.
There are many spa pedicure kits on sale now. Most of them include all the necessary products for quality foot treatment:
- Balm. Essential for baths. It prepares the skin for the procedure.
- Scrub. It contains essential oils that exfoliate dead cells.
- Mask. The product has a nourishing and moisturizing effect. It improves blood circulation and relieves pain.
- Lotion. Intended to complete the procedure.
The SPA pedicure and manicure set is designed to complete the treatment of the feet from start to finish. With its use, the appearance and condition of the legs improves.
To perform procedures at home, use the NAIL SPA manicure and pedicure machine. The device in terms of functionality will replace a trip to a beauty salon. The device consists of 11 nozzles that will provide comprehensive, complete care.
In addition to the attachments, the machine has a compact bath for SPA treatments. It is advisable to use it with essential oils, and then a positive result is expected. Soit will turn out well to grind and polish the nails on the hands, feet, and also dry the varnish in a special dryer in a few seconds. The device has 2 speeds. Compact design allows you to take it everywhere with you.
What is the technology of SPA-pedicure? The procedure is carried out thanks to special herbal remedies with essential oils. Pedicure is carried out without the use of cutting devices. Only the use of a wooden stick is allowed, which serves to push back the cuticle.
This type of treatment is an independent procedure, and can be carried out as an addition to a hardware pedicure. In various salons, the procedure has some variations, but the steps are the same everywhere. The procedure is performed from:
- Steaming, softening the skin.
- Moisturizing, nutrition.
The procedure is performed with skin steaming. Feet should be immersed in a bath with an antiseptic solution. There is a special bath-geyser for Ecolab SPA-pedicure. The device solves the problem of sweating, calluses, cracks. Water should be at a temperature of 38 degrees. Higher temperatures adversely affect blood vessels. And with cool water, there will be no steaming effect.
Steaming lasts 5-10 minutes. As time increases, the skin will absorb more moisture and become loose. Special preparations are added to the bath, the feet are prepared for future treatment. It is advisable to choose a hot tub.
First, a gentle moisturizing peeling is carried out with scrubs with sand, sea s alt or alpha hydroxyl acid. This is necessary for superficial exfoliation and preparation of the skin for treatment with serum. This remedy consists of fruit acid, which cleanses the skin of corns, dead cells and calluses.
Feet become smooth and soft, he althy. The feet are rinsed with water at room temperature and then the next step begins.
Moisturizing and nourishing
This part of the procedure involves the use of a nourishing and moisturizing mask with natural ingredients, aromatic oils, vitamins, microelements. The therapeutic composition may contain seaweed extracts, various mineral clays, glycerin, menthol, aloe vera extract and other components. The mask acts for 20-25 minutes, and then it is washed off.
At the end, a foot massage is performed. There are many active points on the sole, the impact on which has an impact on the functioning of internal organs. Massage takes care of the skin. In addition, the procedure has a positive effect on the general condition of the body.
Thanks to massage, relaxation, removal of muscle and joint tension, elimination of fatigue, headache. During this procedure, blood circulation in the legs is restored, the blood receives many nutrients. After that, a nourishing cream is applied, making the skin smooth and velvety.
The specialist can offer to perform a paraffin foot wrap between the mask and massage. Paraffin has a moisturizing and rejuvenating effect, the skin becomes soft and silky with it. At the end of the pedicure, a cooling tonic (mint or lemon) is applied. And then the beautician treats the nails and applies a decorative coating.
In beauty salons, such services are usually provided by appointment. You just need to choose the right time. The price of a SPA pedicure is 700-1800 rubles. The cost depends on the prestige of the salon, the professionalism of the masters and the region. The price includes all necessary operations to improve the condition of the legs.
Recipes for home treatments
You can not buy masks and scrubs in the store, as there is the possibility of preparing home remedies. The following recipes are offered for this:
- S alt scrub. You will need fine sea s alt (1 tablespoon), which must be mixed with olive oil (1 teaspoon), grapefruit oil (2 drops). Cream is added to the bowl (1 tbsp. L.). The composition can be applied.
- Coffee scrub. You will need ground coffee (1 tablespoon) and sour cream. The product must be rubbed into the feet with massaging movements.
- Sugar scrub. You will need cane sugar and olive oil (in the same amount). With this composition, you need to massage the feet for 10 minutes.
There are other recipes for making foot care products. It will work with themperform a quality pedicure at home.
SPA-pedicure has many advantages, but no matter how effective it is, it still has contraindications. Experts do not advise performing procedures when:
- fungi on the skin;
- rashes on the body;
- thrombophlebitis and varicose veins.
When choosing a beauty salon, you need to pay attention to the situation in the pedicure department. There should be a pleasant environment: music, aromatic oils, attractive color of the walls. You can perform the procedures every 1-1.5 months. Such care favorably affects the condition of the legs and gives joy.