Standard Pedicure :
This is the most frequently applied feet maintenance procedure. At first, you soak your feet in warm water until your skin becomes swollen. After soaking, you scrub off dead skin and impurities. Then goes nails clipping, formation and removal of skin around nails. In case you have this procedure in SPA, you can additionally get relaxing feet massage with moisturizing cream.
This is very popular pedicure procedure among women. The whole process is the same as in Standard pedicure until it comes to nail polishing. At first, nail is applied with transparent foundation polish. Tip of the nail is polished with white nail polish. It imitates natural shape and structure of nail.
Gel Pedicure :
This type of pedicure is dedicated for someone who wants to enjoy nice pedicure and polish for a longer time. The whole process is the same as in Standard pedicure until it comes to nail polishing. Nail polish is applied and then affected with UV rays. You need to repeat this process few times. Most probably, three time, if to be precise. This polish can hold on your nails up to four weeks.
Paraffin Bath Procedure
In case skin of your feet is dry and cracky, paraffin bath is just what you need. During the procedure, your feet are soaked into warm paraffin. Paraffin moisturizes, softens your feet and helps to open skin pores. Procedure is perfect for one, who wish to have soft and younger looking feet.
Mini pedicure is a simplified version of Standard pedicure. During mini pedicures, you get your feet cleaned, nails clipped and formed. This pedicure is dedicated for practical people, who want to save time and money and just want to have their feet taken care of.
Spa Pedicure :
SPA pedicure is an improved version of standard pedicure. During SPA pedicure, you will enjoy these pleasant sensations: feet soaking and scrubbing, classic pedicure and feet massage with nourishing and aromatherapy oils.
During this pedicure, instead of water you use disinfectant spray. Sprayed feet are wrapped in warm towel and are left like this for some time. Wrapped feet soak in the spray. Even with low amount of liquid, they become swollen. After this, everything goes as in a Standard pedicure. This kind of pedicure is usual in places where water (or better say, lack of it) is an issue. It means that it is not so usual in Europe.
Athletic / Sports Pedicure
This pedicure is dedicated for one, who is doing active sports, whose feet are tired from constant trainings. During the procedure, feet are soaked into warm water and moisturised with skin cream. This type of pedicure is very similar to a classic pedicure but with a slight twist: cooling aromatics are used to help soothe sore, tired muscles. Scents often include peppermint, eucalyptus and/or cucumber. Greatest part is a pleasant and relaxing feet massage, which helps to regain vitality to your tired feet.
At the beginning of the procedure, you cover your feet with rose petals and then soak them into warm water. When feet get soaked well, they are scrubbed with the same rose petals. After this point, everything is like in a Standard pedicure – nails clipping and formation, cream, polish, maybe a massage.