We know we’re inching closer to being able to reopen, but we also know we still have a little time before it’s allowed. If your tips and toes need a little care to get you through until we can be back with you, here are a few more of our quarantine nail care tips (on top of the ones we posted previously). Keep your nails short.This may be easier said than done, and it may not be your usual style. But short nails aren’t as prone to breakage. Breakage leads to picking. Picking leads to tears which can easily get infected. And we’re pretty sure we can all agree that lessening chances of any type of infection is paramount right now. Keep your hands, feet, and nails moisturized.Cuticle oil, coconut oil, or olive oil are great for your nails, and any sort of hand cream will work for your hands
You got your nails done. All was great. Then we’re now under self-isolation, with salons required to close until further notice as of 5pm on March 23rd. (We were proactive and closed all of our salons earlier for the safety of our clients and staff.) So how should you care for your nails during this time? Our general nail care tips stay the same, though they may be even more important now. After hand washing, slather your hands in moisturizer. And since we’re all washing our hands a lot more often (right?!?!?!?), dry skin is at a higher potential than usual. At night, rub cuticle oil (or olive oil if you’re in a pinch) in to your cuticles. Use rubber gloves when washing dishes. Limit time spent in hot showers or tubs. Do not tear or bite off hang nails. We’re supposed to be keeping our hands away from our faces anyway, and definitely
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Winter is here (though the weather sometimes says different), and running between the cold, dry air outside and the hot, dry air inside can wreak havoc on your nails. It’s time to give them a little TLC. Follow these simple winter nail care tips for the best nails this season. After hand washing, slather your hands in moisturizer. At night, rub cuticle oil (or olive oil if you’re in a pinch) in to your cuticles. Use rubber gloves when washing dishes. Limit time spent in hot showers or tubs. Wear gloves or mittens when you’re outside. Do not tear or bite off hang nails. This leaves you vulnerable to infections. Get regular manicures. To keep your nails in tip-top shape this winter, head to your nearest Polished Nail Bar for one of our many mani options!