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plain manicure step by step
set up table with supplies, sma and soap bath, wash hands, put on gloves
ask client to remove jewelry, give a zip bag to put in bag, ask client to wash hands
examine hand and nails
remove polish, both hands, check (cad)
file left hand, place into warm soapy bath, file from corner to center
file right hand, rest hand
remove left hand from soap bath, brush finger, apply cuticle softener
push back cuticle with metal pusher, (keep moist)
remove loosened cuticle with metal nipper, (after nipping 3rd finger of left hand, place right hand into soap bath
continue nipping, apply cuticle oil and massage into cuticle
apply lotion, give hand & arm massage
rest left hand, remove right hand from soap bath after brushing
follow steps 8-12 on right hand
clean nail plate with polish remover, (both hands), dry under nail with swab
acetone, cuticle solvent, cuticle oil, lotion, cotton, brush, nippers, emery board, pusher, orangewood stick, nail polish, soap bath