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How to prepare your nails perfectly

Prepare Your Nails Perfectly

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First you are going to want to gather all of your supplies.

First you are going to want to gather all of your supplies.

You are going to want to wash your hands to kill any bacteria.

You are going to want to wash your hands to kill any bacteria.

Next, get you nail clipper.

Next, get you nail clipper.

After you have washed your hands and you have your nail clipper, you want to clip your nails to desired length.

After you have washed your hands and you have your nail clipper, you want to clip your nails to desired length.

After you have trimmed your nails, you want to grab your nail file.

After you have trimmed your nails, you want to grab your nail file.

Once you have you nail file, you are going to want to file your nails till they look how you would like.

Once you have you nail file, you are going to want to file your nails till they look how you would like.

Once your nails are trimmed and filed, you want to get your cuticle stick.

Once your nails are trimmed and filed, you want to get your cuticle stick.

With the rubber side of the stick, you are going to push back your cuticles.

With the rubber side of the stick, you are going to push back your cuticles.

With the metal side of the stick, you are going to gently trim your cuticles.

With the metal side of the stick, you are going to gently trim your cuticles.

After I take care of my cuticles, I typically put on some cuticle cream to moisturize your cuticles. I prefer the Berts Bees cuticle cream because it is gentle.

You are now all prepared and ready for polish!!!

You are now all prepared and ready for polish!!!

  • Nail Clipper
  • Nail File
  • Cuticle Stick
  • Cuticle Cream