Manicures and pedicures may seem like just an occasional way of pampering yourself. But, getting a regular manicure and pedicure provides great benefits for your overall health and well being.
Here are some benefits of manicures and pedicures:
It improves the health of your nails
When you get regular manicures and pedicures, the chances of developing fungi and other infections in your nails are reduced. Our hands are most times exposed to a lot of elements and products daily. It’s advised to get a manicure so the dead skin cells on your hands can be removed, to give room for new cell growth, leaving your nails stronger and healthier.
It helps you de-stress
Body massages are a great way to relax and rejuvenate your nerves, but sometimes all you need to relax is a hand and foot massage. Manicures and pedicures are a great way to relax while improving the look and feel of your hands and feet.
It increase blood circulation
During any manicure or pedicure, you receive a relaxing massage of the hands and feet. This helps to improve blood circulation and improves mobility for the joints. The act of soaking your hands and feet in warm water and getting a stimulating massage at the end of the treatment promotes blood circulation. Gentle exfoliation with a scrub also increases the flow of blood, thus giving your skin a healthy and rejuvenated look. Keeps hands and feet smooth and soft.
It aids good skincare
Aside from the face. The hands are the most exposed to daily diet and weather. That means that grimes are accumulated over them easily and they also constantly create new skin cells and slough off the old skin cells. The feet are mostly only exposed during the spring and summer, but walking on them all day can create callouses and other uneven skin conditions.
A professional manicure includes a thorough cleaning and application of lotions designed to exfoliate your skin. Removing all grimes that has been accumulated, as well as dead skin cells, keeping your hands smooth and reducing any appearance of wrinkles. A professional pedicure will also exfoliate your skin, as well as remove any callouses on the bottom of your feet. This makes your feet more attractive and also helps reduce leg and back pain after standing for a long period by distributing your weight evenly across your feet.
After a stressful day or week, getting a manicure and pedicure can completely relieve your stress, and also the benefits of having gorgeous nails can last for weeks. A beautiful nail colour is a perfect accessory to any outfit, so you can cross painting your nails off your list of things to do.
The health benefits of getting a manicure and pedicure are both mentally and physically incredible. Reduced stress level, feet and hands both looking great, increased blood circulation, etc. The procedure takes very little time, so contact ORÍKÌ today to schedule an appointment.