Nail Art at Shadonai Beauty School

Nail Art at Shadonai Beauty School

What is Nail Art?

Nail art is a creative way to paint, decorate, enhance, and embellish nails. It is a type of artwork that can be done on fingernails and toenails, usually after manicures or pedicures. Manicures and pedicures are beauty treatments that trim, shape, and polish the nails.


The primary purpose of a manicure is to maintain the hand’s overall health. As such, it includes some basic steps that results to clean and healthy hands.” Read more at Nails-Guide.

Frequently Asked Questions

How is nail art done?

To do nail art, try water marbling your nails at home. To get started, apply a base coat to your nails, and fill a dish with warm water. Then, layer a few drops of different colored nail polishes in the water, and run a toothpick through the drops to create a design.

What are the 5 basic nail designs?

Most clients lean toward one of five basic nail shapes: square, round, oval, squoval, or pointed.

What is the purpose of a manicure?

The main purpose of the manicure / pedicure treatment is to improve the look and feel of your hands / feet and fingernails / toenails. Another purpose is to clean, strengthen, shape, make attractive and sometimes even dress your nails.

Is pedicure good for health?

During a pedicure, you receive a massage of your feet and lower legs. The massaging helps promote the circulation of your blood. Increased blood circulation can prevent things like pain, arthritis, and varicose veins. Healthy blood flow also helps evenly distribute heat throughout your body.

What makes the manicure task easier?

You will have to deal with your cuticles next, and you need to soften them up in order to make this task easier. To achieve this, you should soak your hands in warm water for a few minutes. Note that water mustn’t be too hot.

What is the benefits of manicure and pedicure?

While undergoing any manicure or pedicure treatment, apart from exfoliating, moisturizing, getting treatments for the cuticles, you will also receive a relaxing massage for your hands and feet. It not only helps in relaxing the muscles but also improves the blood circulation and enhances the mobility of the joints.

How do do nail art at home for beginners?

Step 1: Start by painting your nails white with the Nykaa Matte Nail Lacquer – Almond Crumble 10. Step 2: Next up, cut out very thin stripes of a black metallic tape and stick them on your nails to create a pattern. Clip the extra bit and you’re done.

What paint do you use for nail art?

Yes, you can use acrylic paint on nails. However, you have to choose the proper type and use the right process. Acrylic paint can be toxic, so selecting a non-toxic version is a must. Additionally, you typically want to apply a clear base coat to protect nail surfaces.

How many main types of nails are there?

The main seven types of nail shapes you can opt for are: oval, almond, square, squoval, coffin (also known as ballerina), stiletto (or pointed nails) and that old friend, round.

Do pedicurists get grossed out?

But of course there are downsides to every job. And when you see around 10 clients every day, that adds up to a lot of hands and feet. “Once you are used to dealing with feet and see dry skin for what it is (just skin), very little “grosses” you out,” Lauren said.

What is the last step in doing a simple manicure?

Whether or not you decided to add a pop of nail art, the last step of your at-home manicure should be to add some cuticle oil to rehydrate the skin around your nails. “Even if you like your nails bare, apply cuticle oil regularly to stave off hangnails and maintain the health of your skin and nails,” adds Miss Pop.

What is manicure gel?

A gel polish manicure is a manicure that uses a soft gel in the form of polish. The gel polish acts as an overlay on the nail that lasts for at least two weeks (but often as long as four weeks). The result is high shine nails with no chipping, peeling, or cracking.

What are the disadvantages of pedicure?

While a professional pedicure can help you feel pampered and confident in summer sandals, there are health risks associated with nail trimming, cuticle clipping, and foot soaking. Salon pedicures can put you at risk for developing foot fungus, ingrown toenails and/or dangerous infections.

What will happen if you buff your fingernails and toenails?

Buffing can increase the blood circulation to the nail bed. Buffing off the ridges also gives a smoother surface for the polish to adhere to. Actually buffing leaves such an attractive sheen to the nails, that you might skip the polishing step.

What is the most popular nail style?

This simple shape is perfect for short nails (even nail biters!), extending only slightly past your nail bed and maintaining its natural shape. It’s also the most popular nail shape: When they visit the salon, most women opt for this classic silhouette, Rose reveals.