Top tips to Perfectly Painted Nails!

Often clients ask how to achieve longer lasting results to the application of Nail Varnish.

Here are my Top Tips on how to achieve the best results:-

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Fungal Nail Infections and how you treat at home with Footlogix!

Many people develop a fungal nail infection at some point in their life. It’s not usually serious, but can be unpleasant, unsightly and difficult to treat.

The infection develops slowly and causes the nail to become discoloured, thickened and distorted. Toenails are more frequently affected than the fingernails. The medical name for a fungal nail infection is onychomycosis.

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What Your Nails Say about Your Health

Nail abnormalities can tell you a lot about your general health. Changes in the colour, texture and thickness of your fingernails and toenails can indicate a problem with your general health. Here is a summary of some of the nail conditions that may indicate what is going on inside.

Nail Lifting

Nail lifting (distal onycholysis) happens when the tip of the nail separates from the nail bed on the finger or toe.

It can be the result of psoriasis or a fungal disease, but is often due to overzealous manicures or cleaning under nails with sharp objects. The space under the nail can then become filled with bacteria, which turn the nail greenish-black.

Nail lifting can be treated by soaking the nail in diluted white vinegar or bottle sterilising solution containing sodium hypochlorite.

In the long-term, keeping the nails short will help to reduce any further trauma and allow the nail to grow out attached. Use a soft nailbrush to clean your nails, don’t clean under the nails where they meet the fingernail and avoid using sharp objects to clean under your nails.

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Seche Vite-The best top coat in our opinion!

Having tried all the market leading top coats, here at Heaven Sent Beauty, we always come back to and swear by good old Seche Vite Top Coat as number 1!

This dry fast top coat is acknowledged as the world’s finest top coat, and we agree wholly

The Seche Vite Formula penetrates through nail lacquer to the base coat, hence fully sealing in the polish.

It’s glass like finish is guaranteed not to yellow while leaving nails silky, stronger and resistant to chipping and peeling.

Seche Vite is easy to apply, crack resistant and dries quickly, and our clients are always happy with its long lasting results to their manicures!