WATERLESS SPA PEDICURES

Empty heading 1. Prepare your pedicure station and seat your clie 1. Prepare your pedicure station and seat your client.
 2. Clean your hands and put on gloves.
 3. Clean feet with soapy warm washcloth.
 4. Remove any polish with acetone and nail wipes.
 5. Check the condition of nails and skin.
 6. Prepare your tools.
 7. Apply cuticle remover and callus softener.
 8. Trim any excess nail length with nail trimmer.
 9. Shape and smooth nail with 180/400 file.
10. Gently push back cuticle with cuticle pusher.
11. Wipe cuticle residue with nail wipe.
12. Trim excess cuticle with cuticle nipper.
13. Smooth calluses with callus file.
14. Apply exfoliating scrub and remove gloves.
15. Apply paraffin with bags and wait 2-3 minutes.
16. Remove bags and wipe with warm washcloths.
17. Massage lower legs and feet with lotion.
18. Blot excess lotion with dry washcloth.
19. Dust with baby powder and dry washcloth.
20. POLISH OPTION: Put on flip-flops; use toe spacers, if needed; clean nails with acetone and nail wipe; apply base coat and polish; use clean-up brush and apply top coat.

GEL ENHANCEMENTS

INITIAL APPLICATION
 1. Have your client wash their hands.
 2. Clean your hands and put on gloves.
 3. Check the condition of nails and skin.
 4. Apply cuticle remover.
 5. Gently push back cuticle with cuticle pusher.
 6. Wipe cuticle residue with nail wipe.
 7. Trim excess cuticle with cuticle nipper.
 8. File nails lightly with 100/180 file.
 9. Clean nails with acetone and nail wipe.
10. Apply bonder and cure as directed.

SHEER OPTION
11. Apply sheer gel and cure 15 seconds.
12. Apply second layer and cure completely.
13. Remove inhibition layer with acetone and nail wipe.
14. Shape distal edge of nails with file.

EXTENSION OPTION
11. Apply forms.
12. Float natural gel to extend free edge.
13. Cure for 15-30 seconds.
14. Apply sheer gel and cure 15 seconds.
15. Apply second layer and cure completely.
16. Remove inhibition layer with acetone and nail wipe.
17. Smooth nails with file and remove dust.
18. Apply sealant/finish layer and cure completely.
19. Remove inhibition layer with acetone and nail wipe.
20. Shape distal edge of nails with file.

FRENCH-STYLE OPTION
11. Apply sheer gel and cure 15 seconds.
12. Apply second layer and cure completely.
13. Remove inhibition layer with acetone and nail wipe.
14. Smooth nails with file and remove dust.
15. Apply thin layer of POW gel and cure 15 seconds.
      (Repeat if necessary.)
16. Apply sealant/finish layer and cure completely.
17. Remove inhibition layer with acetone and nail wipe.
18. Shape distal edge of nails with file.

MAINTENANCE
 1. Have your client wash their hands.
 2. Clean your hands and put on gloves.
 3. Check the condition of nails and skin.
 4. Apply cuticle remover.
 5. Gently push back cuticle with cuticle pusher.
 6. Wipe cuticle residue with nail wipe.
 7. Trim excess cuticle with cuticle nipper.
 8. Smooth nails with file and remove dust.
 9. Clean nails with acetone and nail wipe.
10. Apply bonder and cure as directed.
(Complete with Sheer or French-Style Option)