Manicure at Home

Required items to perform manicure:

  • Bowl with warm soapy water

  • scrub lotion

  • petroleum jelly or any other moisturizing lotion

  • cuticle pusher

  • Favorite nail polish and clear polish

  • Nail polish remover (if your nails have color)

  • clean white towel

Steps to a manicure:

Before starting make sure you remove your nail polish and have all the required items mentioned above. Also remove any jewelry on fingers.

First trim or shape nails.

Soak both hands in warm soapy water for 3 to 5 minutes.

Push cuticles back gently with towel or cuticle pusher " stick".

Rub hands with a homemade scrub or any other scrub lotion to exfoliate skin.

Apply petroleum jelly or any other moisturizing lotion on hands. Cover with gloves and leave on for about 5 minutes.

Paint nails. Make sure to apply at least to coats of nail polish and a top coat of clear nail polish to give it more shine. Give it enough time to dry.

Try giving yourself a manicure at least once a week to for great looking hands.

About The Author

Kenia Morales is the publisher of online magazine http://kpatra.com "For Every Aspect of Today's Woman. Visit her site to find a variety of women related issues and topics".

[email protected]

In The News:

Is beauty an illusion?  gulfnews.comWhile many beauty standards are similar around the world, there are some that completely vary within different communities. While some might consider a slim, ...
Amazon makes own play for the beauty sector as online brands pick up steam  MarketWatchAmazon.com Inc. is making a play for the beauty category with a new line of skin-care products at a time when digitally-native brands are driving sales across the ...
The State of K-Beauty in South Korea in 2019  Allure MagazineYou have heard the lore, the hype, the 10-step routines. But the truth about K-beauty might be even more intriguing. Allure executive beauty director, Jenny ...
Middle Eastern Women Join the 'Clean Beauty' Movement  The Business of FashionDUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Last Year, Abu Dhabi-based newspaper The National claimed that Dubai was home to more plastic surgeons that any other ...
How One Mother's Beauty Philosophy Became a Powerful Family Bond  TownandCountrymag.comIf there's one thing sure to divide generations of women, it's beauty. What works for a 34-year-old rarely works for a 62-year-old, too; styles change over time just ...
What Everyone Can Learn From The Indian Beauty Formula  HuffPostIndian beauty is more about continuous care than a one-and-done solution, says one Indian-American beauty expert.
The Easter treats beauty lovers will want to get their hands on this year  GoodHousekeeping.comEvery year, as chocolate Easter eggs make their way into the shops, alternative Easter eggs also hit the shelves. From cheese eggs to gin and prosecco eggs, ...
How to benefit from the boom in beauty  MoneyWeekNew sales techniques, online influencers and structural trends such as growing consumption in emerging markets all bode well for the beauty industry, says ...
Boys and Beauty: These Male Beauty Influencers Are Killing It!  Tubular Insights2018 was a big year for beauty influencer campaigns on YouTube — more specifically, over 1.1B sponsored video views were generated by 3409 brands ...
Silly and Cruel Beauty Gadgets That Were Destined for Failure  GizmodoYou are ugly, and if you didn't notice, perusing a history of American cosmetic marketing will point out all of your innumerable flaws until you feel that god has ...
The Beauty Products Our Editors Are Purging For Spring Cleaning  Refinery29What's that smell? No, it's not the scented dry shampoo that's masking your unwashed hair. It's spring. The season of flowers, dreamy manicures, and outdoor ...
Alexis Stone reverses his plastic surgery in a new beauty transformation  DazedReversing the clock and undoing the effects of surgery is becoming quite a recurring trend for Elliot Joseph Rentz aka Alexis Stone. The make-up artist and drag ...
Aldi v designer beauty brands: can a £5.99 foundation compete with the £183 version?  The GuardianIf there's one thing better than a cult beauty product, it is a cheap “dupe” of that high-end favourite. Brands such as Beauty Pie are built on the premise of ...
Watch Cindy Crawford’s Everyday Morning Beauty Routine  VogueCindy Crawford may be a supermodel of epic proportions, but the beauty mogul and mother of two's morning routine typically hinges on “getting out the door as ...
Beauty Chains Remain a Bright Spot for Retail Landlords  National Real Estate InvestorSephora, Ulta, Bluemercury and other beauty chains continue to expand as other specialty retailers close stores.
Amazon Just Launched Its Own In-House Beauty Line and It's All Under $40  ELLE.comAmazon launches Belei, its first in-house beauty brand featuring a 12-product skincare collection.
We've Tried Every Beauty Product By Glossier — Here's What's Worth The Hype  Refinery29Welcome to Unfiltered, where we give our honest, no-B.S. reviews of the most buzzed-about beauty products, brands, and services on the market right now.
Interview: Summer Brennan, Author Of 'High Heel'  NPRWhen she worked at the U.N., Summer Brennan wore high heels almost every day — even when they made her fall. Her new book High Heel is an exploration ...
Small packs are now a thing of beauty in cosmetics industry  LivemintMaybelline New York, MAC Cosmetics and Nykaa have embraced the 'sachet concept' to disrupt the cosmetics market.Smaller beauty product packs bring down ...
The 19 Best Sales From Ulta's 21 Days Of Beauty Event Include $20 Eye Palettes and $11 Eyeliners  BustleThere's an inherent thrill that comes with shopping a beauty sale — it's downright exhilarating to save serious money on a prestige product. Well, that excitement ...
3 dead in fiery crash at beauty salon in New Orleans  KTRK-TVThree people are dead after a car smashed into the beauty salon that's been around for more than 3 decades.
Beauty's Inclusivity Movement Has Sparked a Shade-Matching Arms Race  The Business of FashionWelcome to BoF's Beauty Newsletter, featuring members-only analysis and the week's top news from the frontlines of the global beauty business. Subscribe ...
The Best New Clean Beauty Launches: March 2019 Edition  mindbodygreen.comIn the third installation of our monthly series (catch up on January and February for a full quarter's worth of natural beauty), March's newest launches are a call to ...
Tribal Tresses: The Beauty Of Our Braids Exceeds The Intricacy Of The Design  EssenceOur history is woven into our hairstyles. Here natural hair specialist Tamara Albertini, founder of New York City's Ancestral Strands, looks back at the roots of our ...
The Perfectionists' Glam Team Is Spilling All the Behind-the-Scenes Secrets From the Show  POPSUGARIf that underwater scene in the pilot episode of The Perfectionists — which, for the uninitiated, is the Pretty Little Liars spinoff everyone's been.
EXCLUSIVE: Saks Off 5th Reveals First Private Label Beauty Line, Fifth City  WWDFifth City debuts with more than 35 products for face, eyes and lips, as well as makeup brushes and hair accessories.
Cult K-beauty brand Innisfree finally opens in Sydney  9StyleNot only is it Korea's number one beauty brand, it's responsible for some of the biggest cult products in beauty, and as of today Sydney has its very first bricks ...
Cindy Crawford breaks down her $500 beauty routine  Page SixCindy Crawford breaks down her $500 beauty routine in a new video for Vogue, explaining that she likes to keep her makeup look simple as she doesn't know ...
SCAD, L'Oréal Create Business-Focused Beauty and Fragrance Program  WWDDaniel Green, SCAD's chair of fashion marketing and management, discusses.
Brexit Beauty: 10 of the best beauty minis to buy and try  HarpersBAZAAR.comWe've long coveted beauty minis for their portability as much as their cutesy appeal. But, somewhat surprisingly, the uncertainty surrounding Brexit may also ...
PRWeek UK Power Book 2019: Impressive fashion & beauty duo top luxury agency comms rankings  PRWeekOne luxury comms agency has achieved unsurpassed scale over the past decade - a fact reflected in this year's Power Book top ten in fashion, beauty & luxury ...
5 Swiss pharmacy beauty products Telegraph beauty editors are investing in now  Telegraph.co.ukFrench pharmacies have long rivaled our British convenience chemists, with brands such as Avene, Bioderma, La-Roche Posay and Nuxe now being firm ...
elf Beauty, Inc. (ELF) Announces Mandy Fields as CFO  StreetInsider.comNews and research before you hear about it on CNBC and others. Claim your 2-week free trial to StreetInsider Premium here.
8 Women From Fashion And Beauty Who Really Mean Business  Star2.comFashion and beauty rely on women as consumers. So it does not come as a surprise that female entrepreneurs are taking the reins and laying down their mark ...
Whole Foods' Annual Beauty Sale Is Here — and $100 Beauty Bags Are Only $20!  POPSUGARIn case you haven't heard, Whole Foods is keeping it healthy and *fresh* with more than just green groceries. As part of its fifth annual Beauty Week sale, the.
After the Fenty Phenomenon, What’s Next for Inclusivity in Beauty?  VogueFor makeup and skin-care brands in a post–Fenty Beauty world, the rush to appear inclusive is guiding product launches and marketing campaigns. But is that ...
Wasteland of beauty  ArgonautIt took half a decade, but the musical sensation that took the indie-rock scene by storm in 2014 is back. Hozier — also known as Andrew Hozier-Byrne ...
Marvel at the beauty of the super bloom as seen from space  fox5sandiego.comThis year's wildflower super bloom display in Southern California is so breathtaking, it's drawing too many visitors.
My day in beauty with Nadine Reid: "I'm yet to find a better liner than my Inglot one!"  image.ieIs it just me, or is Nadine Reid absolutely taking over the world? Her background in make-up artistry made me want to know what she can't live without...
10 Beauty Products You Didn't Know You Could Buy With Your FSA or HSA Card — and They're All on Amazon  PEOPLE.comHere's how to use your card to shop Amazon's FSA and HSA store that's packed with eligible products and expenses like popular skincare and beauty items like ...
Sephora Canada’s Buyers Are Obsessed With These New Products  Refinery29There's a job that we all want, and that job is “I buy things for Sephora.” We asked Sephora Canada buyers which new products they're most pumped about.
What To Buy From Ulta's 21 Days Of Beauty Sale 2019  HuffPostGet skin care favorites and beauty splurges for 50 percent off.
Beauty of Mariachi Coming to Town Toyota Center Next Week - NewsRadio 560 KPQ  KPQThe 2019 Mariachi Northwest Festival presented by Central Washington University is coming to the Town Toyota Center next Friday. Nearly 450 mariachi ...
Exactly How Lupita Nyong'o Gets Her "Wicked" Makeup Looks for the 'Us' Press Tour  ELLE.comMakeup artist Nick Barose reveals how he created Lupita Nyong'o's memorable beauty looks for the 'Us' movie premieres.
Ulta's 21 Days Of Beauty March 21 Sale Has BECCA Primers For 50 Percent Off  Elite DailyForget the holiday season. Spring is definitely the most wonderful time of the year, thanks to your favorite beauty destination. Ulta's 21 Days of Beauty March 21 ...
WATCH: Down Syndrome model changed the face of beauty in South Africa  Jacaranda FMHer personality, grace, elegance, and confidence made her stand out and made her win her first pageant. In 2017, Scott won the National Miss Down Syndrome ...
Get your FREE* House of Wellness Beauty magazine with The Advertiser or the Sunday Mail on March 30 and 31.  The AdvertiserHollywood actress Drew Barrymore talks about her growing cosmetics empire called Flower Beauty, the power of positivity and how she is raising her two ...
ACON Investments Acquires JD Beauty Co. and Merges it with Goody Products  PRNewswireWASHINGTON, March 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- ACON Investments, L.L.C. and its affiliates ("ACON"), owners of Goody Products, Inc. ("Goody"), today ...
Beauty, brutality and brotherhood in New Zealand | ESPNcricinfo.com  ESPNcricinfo.comIt was to be a routine Test tour for Bangaldesh. Then terror and tragedy struck | ESPNcricinfo.com.
Watch Barbara Palvin Create a Red Lip Beauty Look - Barbara Palvin Makeup  ELLE.comWelcome to another episode of Beauty Haul, where we challenge contestants to both shop and apply a full face of makeup with $150 and just 30 minutes.
Here are 5 Korean Beauty Brands With the Best Packaging  HYPEBAEK-beauty's global domination has been unstoppable over the past few years. Whether that means practising the now popularized multi-step skincare regimen, ...
Big Beauty Tuesday: Let’s Hear It for Happy Accidents!  The RootYep, kids—it's that time again! It's another Big Beauty Tuesday here at The Glow Up, which means we're trying out another round of black-owned beauty brands!
Skin Deep: These are the beauty products I buy over and over again  DailyEdge.ieI've always been a big consumer of beauty, as I explain in the opening of this column every week. Ever since I was a teenager, I've done everything within my ...
On Beauty: Cate Blanchett  Vogue.co.ukTo mark the launch of Armani Si Fiori fragrance – a beauty brand she's been the face of since 2014 – Blanchett talks to Vogue about fashion, feminism and ...
Multi-purpose beauty products: Spend less, buy smart, look better than ever  Channel NewsAsiaNot everyone has time for a 10-step K-beauty skincare regime – but you don't necessarily need more to look better.
A Moon for My Father review – a poetic meditation on body and beauty  The GuardianThis is a deeply intimate, personal and moving work from the Iranian film-maker Mania Akbari, whose movies have often been meditations on beauty and body ...
VDL Cosmetics brings Korean beauty to North America  Canada NewsWireBeauty Trendsetters – get that glass skin glow. TORONTO, March 21, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Korean born VDL Cosmetics, part of LG Household and Healthcare, ...
Drew Barrymore reveals the £16 beauty product she can’t live without  Stylist MagazineWhat beauty products does Drew Barrymore use? What is the best anti blemish serum? Does Clinique's Anti-Blemish Solutions Clinical Clearing Gel really work ...
These 10 Best-Selling Beauty Products On Amazon Are All Under Rs 300  SwirlsterThe Swirlster Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Swirlster has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. These 10 ...
Fillers Let People Reshape Their Faces Without Surgery  BuzzFeed NewsA couple of years ago, like many thirtysomething women who live in big cities and spend time on the internet, Caroline, a real estate agent who lives in Los ...
Beauty is the new buzzword in China's tech world  Nikkei Asian ReviewHONG KONG -- Alibaba Group Holding's new mirror may not be able to tell you "who is the fairest of them all," but it can tell you all about the latest beauty trends.
My Revolution Beauty makeup hasn't arrived after three weeks  The GuardianThe company blames Royal Mail for the delivery delay, but I needed the products urgently.
Saudi photographer captures beauty of the Milky Way from coastal city  StepFeedThe Milky Way season brings with it loads of breathtaking photographs flaunting sparkly clear horizons and glimmering dark skies. Thanks to one photographer, ...
Hyosung, Hyomin & B1A4's Gongchan to host beauty program 'Beauty Room'  allkpopHyosung, Hyomin, and B1A4's Gongchan will be hosting the upcoming beauty program 'Beauty Room'.On March 21, JTBC's 'Beauty…
Old South End initiative working to bring life, beauty and money back to neighborhood  WTOLOver the course of time, nearly 60 houses have been rebuilt or rehabbed and the difference is impossible to miss.
Beauty expert reveals she uses men's SHAVING FOAM to remove her makeup  Daily MailHuda Kattan, 35, shared an evening routine with her 34 million followers. The video showed the beauty guru removing her makeup with shaving cream.
Beauty brand Glossier valued at over $1B in latest funding round  ETtech.comThe series D funding round, which raised $100 million, included some existing and new investors such as Tiger Global Management and Spark Capital, Glo..
The last week in beauty desk drops: dry shampoo paste and clay shower gel  image.ieThe last week in beauty desk drops brought some strange new launches, Crayola eyeshadow palettes ...
'Vanderpump Rules': Does Lala Kent Get Lip Injections? She Shows Off Her Beauty Secrets  The Cheat SheetLala Kent is no stranger to internet trolls. The Vanderpump Rules star is known for causing drama on the show and not caring how anyone feels about her.
Dear Abby: Dad ignores lice infestation in daughter's hair found at beauty salon  The LedgerAdvice: Among the "joys" of parenting is ensuring that one's children practice proper hygiene and their medical problems are treated. Father of the year this man ...
Everything You Need to Know About Ulta’s 21 Days of Beauty 2019  TeenVogue.comIf you're a beauty enthusiast (like us), you know it's that time of the year again. Yes, spring is an exciting time when it comes to switching skin care and makeup ...
'A masterpiece of gothic ballet' ‒ Beauty and the Beast review  The StudentAmbitious yet triumphant, the Birmingham Royal Ballet Company presents a dark, mystical retelling of Beauty and the Beast. Filled with enchanting moments, ...
I Tried Charcoal Toothpaste For Two Weeks & It Definitely Whitened My Teeth  mindbodygreen.comCharcoal toothpaste is having a moment, but should you commit? Our beauty editor did it for you—here's why she won't be switching full-time.
'We're proof beauty is more than skin deep': Miss Unique Beauty UK contestants show off their scars  Daily MailAt the end of this month, the winner of Miss Unique Beauty UK will be crowned. The empowering pageant is for survivors of burns, scarring and disfigurement.
'GMA' Deals and Steals on beauty products created by women  GMATory Johnson has exclusive "Deals and Steals" on fabulous beauty products created by and for women. Score big savings on everything from organic bath and ...
Seeking Votes For a Woman Candidate, Stalin’s Son Talks About Her ‘Beauty’  News18Udhayanidhi Stalin said people should not fail to send such a 'beautiful' candidate to Parliament as their representative.
Beirut, Derrida, and the Beauty of Doubt  The BagpipeIn Reformed circles, doubt, it seems, is considered more of an existential problem rather than a truth problem. In other words, doubt is seen as a problem with an ...
Terrible beauty or tangible prayer?  Church TimesCharles Pickstone continues our exploration of the art of the Fall, through Six Prayers by Anni Albers.
17 Beauty Tips Women 50+ Have for Their 20-Year-Old Self  HealthlineEveryday women in their 50s and older share the skin, beauty, and anti-aging wisdom they wish they could have known in their 20s.
Watch: Angels of Beauty erase graffiti from famous Italian facades using lasers  Euronews EnglishGenerations of visitors to cities such as Florence have left their mark. But this unwanted legacy is being erased thanks to lasers which remove graffiti from historic ...
Salisbury spa wins national award for the fifth year in a row  Salisbury JournalA SALISBURY spa won a national award for the fifth year in a row over the weekend.
These #OddlySatisfying Beauty Products Could Trigger Your ASMR  MarieClaire.comThere's a particular hashtag people are searching for on Instagram when they're in urgent need of relaxation: #ASMR, or Autonomous Sensory Meridian ...
Superstars Almond Eye and The Autumn Sun headline Champions Day entries  South China Morning PostJapanese superstar Almond Eye and boom Australian colt The Autumn Sun headline the international entries for next month's FWD Champions Day at Sha Tin.
Tmall's head of beauty: 'Chinese consumers don't see a distinctions between online and offline'  GlossyTmall is becoming the place to be for beauty brands. Last week at the Tmall Beauty Summit 2019, Alibaba's Tmall president, Jet Jing, said 1,000 new cosmetics ...
Clean Beauty Explained  Vogue.co.ukVogue's guide to all things clean beauty - from the ingredients to avoid to the best brands to know.
You Can Score Flesh Beauty For Under $12 At Ulta This Month  Refinery29In case you haven't heard, Ulta Beauty is the place to spend your entire tax return this month. Starting March 17 and running through April 6, the retailer is ...
This is what China's new animal testing laws mean for the beauty industry  DailyEdge.ieCHINA HAS LONG been criticised for its attitude towards animal testing, leading many makeup lovers and beauty influencers alike to boycott brands who sell in ...
Jungle Theater's 'School Girls' earns A-plus for dissecting global beauty standards  Minneapolis Star TribuneReview: The stylish production earns straight A's for dissecting global beauty standards.
Shoppers Stop bets on beauty retail to revive growth, improve profit  Business StandardShoppers Stop, the country's oldest department store chain, is looking to grow its beauty business as consumers increasingly count on tried-and-tested retail ...
Watch Michelle Phan's Nighttime Skin Care Routine – Michelle Phan Favorite Skin Products  HarpersBAZAAR.comIn this weeks episode of Go To Bed With Me, YouTube beauty guru, Ipsy founder, and Em Cosmetics creator Michelle Phan gives BAZAAR.com an exclusive ...
Whole Foods Beauty Week Sale 2019: What You Need to Know  Allure MagazineWhole Foods Annual Beauty Week sale takes place March 27 to April 2, 2019. Shoppers will receive 25 percent off makeup, facial care, hair care, nail polish, ...
How to Get ‘Glass Skin’: I Tried the K-Beauty Skin Care Routine  GlamourA K-Beauty pro walked us through a morning-to-night breakdown of the 11-step "glass skin" skin care routine for clear and radiant skin.
Target 14 Days of Beauty Deals: Shop Makeup and Skin-Care Products at a Big Discount  Allure MagazineFor 14 days in March, mega-retailer Target is launching hundreds of hard-to-miss deals on skin-care, hair tools, fan favorites, and more. If you love high-quality ...
Amazon launched a beauty line founded by Latvian models  CNBCAmazon is exclusively selling a beauty brand called Fast Beauty Company.
Is Emo trending in beauty?  DazedTight black skinny jeans, smudged eyeliner, asymmetrical haircuts – these are just a few of the signatures of emo style, most popular during the early 2000s and ...
Photographer Captures the Beauty of Japan's Cherry Blossom Season  My Modern MetPhotographer Koji captures the beauty of Japan's cherry blossom season in full bloom, showing the landscape covered with blankets of beautiful pink flowers.
How Hora Skin Care is Bringing CBD Into Mainstream Beauty Products  ForbesHora Skin Care incorporates hemp-based CBD into its line of beauty products.
Watch musician Nadia Tehran's purple alien beauty tutorial  DazedIn our Tutorial series, we hand over the reins to some of the most exciting individuals pushing the envelope when it comes to beauty, to lend us their skills and ...
Photographing the Epic Beauty of New Zealand's South Island  PetaPixelNew Zealand's South Island is known for its picturesque landscapes, breathtaking high peak alps, and ever-changing weather. It is a world heritage for its ...

Buying Home Whitening Kits like Whitestrips

Tired of stained, yellow teeth? Want to give yourself a... Read More

Healthier Skin Naturally in 7 Days or Less

Many people think that drastic measures are required in order... Read More

Tanning The Natural Way

This is a call to everybody. Save your skin, now... Read More

9 Easy Steps To A Pedicure

Before putting on those sexy, comfortable open toe shoes make... Read More

Help Prevent Wrinkles Through Diet

How many times has your mother told you, you are... Read More

Flax Seed Oil and Wrinkles

Flax seed oil helps lubricate the digestive system and softens... Read More

Best Plastic Surgeons

Who can I trust to find me a best plastic... Read More

Mineral Baths: Smart Bathing Versus Hard Bathing

"There is a power of choice- what we do today... Read More

Are Tanning Lotions What You Need To Make Tanning Beds safe?

Long debates on advantages and disadvantages of tanning beds and... Read More

The Many Faces Of Mascara

After finding the right foundation shade, choosing mascara is probably... Read More

Hyaluronic Acid vs. Collagen - A Growing Debate

The debate continues as to whether Hyaluronic acid or collagen... Read More

Sun Protection

The skin has a defence mechanism against sun-damage, in the... Read More

The Healing Properties of Green Tea

The healing properties of greeen tea have put it in... Read More

Radio Frequency Energy Fans Thermacool

I guess you wouldn't think that radio frequency energy would... Read More

5 Steps to Clear Skin

Step One: Reduce excess oil secretionAccutane is a derivative of... Read More

Create a Spa Retreat at Home!

In today's high-stress world, a visit to a spa can... Read More

Hair Split Ends

This is a common condition which proves to be the... Read More

Cosmetics & Toiletries - Global Outsourcing & Private Label Manufacturing

Hi, My name is Rasik Botadra, am currently working as... Read More

Its A Shame For You Not To Reduce The Appearance of Existing Signs Of Aging And Help Prevent ...

Countless people are now using an anti-aging complex that works... Read More

Petroleum and Cosmetics: What are the Potential Health Risks?

What is petroleum?Crude oil, sometimes called petroleum, is a fossil... Read More

Cellulite Clinical Study results

A clinical study was conducted to evaluate the efficacy and... Read More

Self Tanning - Affordable and Easy To Do

Sunless tanning has many advantages over the traditional sun tanning.... Read More

Fade My Freckles!

Freckles, age spots, pregnancy mask - these harmless skin defects... Read More

Hot Colors for Cooler Days

Labor Day not only marks the end of the summer... Read More

Mineral Cosmetics from the Dead Sea

Does the idea of using chemicals and preservatives on your... Read More