Tag Archives | manicure

Which buffer to use?

We stock several buffers and it is down to personal preference which one you prefer to use. We have 2 different buffing files and a chamois buffer. The buffing files are excellent to use in the salon and make a brilliant retail item. 3-way Buffing File – this is about the size of a cushion […]

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Which file?

We stock a wide range of nail files of various grits and types. But what one to choose? Let’s start with the grit: Most files are dual sided (that means there is grit on both sides) and the grit value will be numbered, for example 100/180. The numbers indicate the amount of grit particles on […]

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Chapped hands

As the weather takes a turn for the worse, the air lacks moisture. The moisture in the skin evaporates. This is compounded by the use of air conditioning and heating systems in all buildings and cars. We go from one extreme environment straight into another. Our hands have to cope with a lot and are […]

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Express “Mini” Treatments

Do you offer mini treatments or lunch time treatments? If the answer is no then you could be missing out on potential clients and income. These days the ‘lunchtime’ doesn’t just span the conventional 12-2 time period. With shift work and hours to fit in with international trade it is important to remain flexible and […]

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Which buffer to use?

We stock several buffers and it is down to personal preference which one you prefer to use. We have 2 different buffing files, these are excellent to use in the salon and make a brilliant retail item. 3-way Buffing File – this is about the size of a cushion file with 3 grades of abrasion […]

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Why buff your nails?

Buffing the finger nails not only smooth’s the ridges of the nails and increases the shine of your natural nails but there are a few other benefits too…. Buffing your finger nails will: • Improve the circulation and stimulate the blood supply to your nail bed making your nails healthier and possibly stronger and stimulate […]

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Tips on filing your nails at home

Learning to file your own nails is a bit of an art form, one hand is always easier to do them the other! There are a few rules to follow to achieve the best results: • Use a good quality file that has not been over used. In a salon you would have a fresh […]

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The Benefits of a Paraffin Wax Treatment

We stock plain, peach scented and tea tree paraffin wax pellets. They are a low melt wax and a fantastic addition to your manicure and pedicure treatment menu. Paraffin wax treatments have been around for decades, starting off as a medical and physiotherapy treatment and then becoming a popular treatment in salons. The benefits of […]

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Fabulous Nails

Every manicure treatment needs to start with the essentials. We offer a comprehensive range to keep you stocked up with all your manicure essentials, vital for fabulous looking nails and manicure treatments. Stocking products from Strictly Professional and The Edge and the beautiful Seche nail varnish range, we have all bases covered. We stock a […]

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Cuticle Sticks

We offer wooden cuticle sticks in 4”(100mm) and 6”(150mm) lengths with a standard chamfered point and a hoofed end. Essential for all nail, pedicure and manicure treatments.  There use is not just restricted to hand and foot treatments but also a whole host of other uses as well. These cuticle sticks come in packs of […]

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