Manicure & Pedicures

 

  • Gel polish on average lasts up to 2 weeks

  • Avoid using Lanolin or Vaseline products as this can cause Gel lifting

  • Avoid picking off Gel, remove correctly or professionally at the salon to avoid any nail plate damage

  • Avoid using sharp tools to remove nail polish

  • Avoid using your nails as tools e.g. to open items

  • Use hand cream and professional cuticle oil from the salon to moisturise nails

  • Use gloves when gardening or washing up to protect your hands from drying and to prolong the Gel polish

  • You can apply nail polish over Gel nails for a new look but ensure it is removed afterwards with Acetone free polish remover

  • In between Gel polish applications purchase a strengthening treatment polish from the salon it’s excellent for dry, brittle, weak nails

  • In between manicures use nail scissors to remove any damaged nails and file any rough edges

  • On feet always file across to prevent ingrowing toenails

  • Use a nailbrush to clean underneath nails

  • Use a gentle exfoliating scrub weekly

  • Always dry hands and feet thoroughly after washing to avoid dryness

  • For bitten nails use a hand soap with a good ph balance, Use a treatment to place on nails to avoid nail biting

  • Always use a base coat to avoid nails staining

  • Always use a top coat to seal the polish

  • Have a manicure every 2-4 weeks it will encourage nail growth and stronger nails

  • Varnish Polish is touch dry after 15-20 minutes

  • Varnish Polish is completely dry after 2 hours

 

Facials

 

  • Exfoliate weekly applying a Swissdermyl enzyme peel mask for 10-15mins, gently wash off after

  • Moisturise daily with Swissdermyl moisturiser and eye serum

  • Drink plenty of water to hydrate the skin

  • Avoid exercise for 12 -24 hours

  • Avoid touching face and makeup where possible to fully benefit from your prescriptive facial experience

  • Avoid tanning and sunbathing for 24 hours

  • Temporary redness is quite usual and healthy but If a reaction occurs apply a cold compress and notify the salon 

  • Facials are recommended every 3—4 weeks

 

Aftercare

​Massage

 

 

  • You may feel sore so rest and relax after wards, avoid exercise

  • Drink plenty of water, avoid coffee, coke, alcohol and carbonated drinks 

  • Leave oil on to penetrate into your skin

  • Redness can occur. If it persists remove oil and consult GP

  • Invest in a body brush to aid skin shedding and to improve blod circulation

  • You may experience for a short while afterwards cold symptoms, headache, increased visits to the bathroom

  • Massage is recommended weekly initially and then monthly maintenance

Pre Waxing Advice before your treatments

 

  • Avoid a hot shower or bath / do not moisturise area

  • Do not massage  area / Do not shave

  • Wear something loose on the day

  • Avoid exercise  / Avoid Tanning / Avoid applying deodorant

 

Waxing

 

  • Avoid touching or rubbing waxed area

  • Avoid fake tan for 24—48 hours

  • Exfoliate weekly and moisturise daily to avoid ingrowing hairs

  • Avoid shaving in between waxing this will give a better, smoother result

  • Avoid heat treatments & sunbathing for 24 hours

  • Avoid hot baths or showers for 24 hours, cool only

  • Avoid perfumed products & makeup on waxed area for 24 hours

 

 

Makeup

  • Cleanse, tone and moisturise your skin regularly

  • Drink plenty of water and eat healthily

  • Exfoliate skin weekly to remove any dead skin cells

  • Use an oil based eye makeup remover and always remove makeup at night

  • Avoid swimming, heat treatments e.g. saunas or hot tubs

  • Always wash hands before and after applying makeup

  • Avoid sharing makeup with others to avoid cross infection

  • Clean brushes and pads regularly

  • To prolong makeup avoid touching the face

  • Aloe Vera or clear mascara sets eyebrows in place

  • Aloe Vera is also a good natural makeup remover

  • Makeup can stay fresh with a fixing spray or pressed powder

  • Top up lipstick throughout the day placing powder on the lips first this will allow the lipstick to last longer

  • Use tissue to blot any excess oil or makeup to avoid smudging

  • If an allergy occurs remove makeup immediately and apply a cold compress

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