A small, scoop-shaped implement used for more efficient removal of debris from the nail folds, eponychium, and hyponychium areas.
Water-based lotions that contain a mild, gritty-like abrasive and moisturizers to help in removing dry, flaky skin and reduce calluses
Products containing gentle soaps, moisturizers, and other additives that are used in a pedicure bath to cleanse and soften the skin
A metal implement with a grooved edge that is used for filing and smoothing the edges of the nail plate.
A cosmetic service performed on the feet by a licensed cosmetologist or nail technician; can include exfoliating the skin, callus reduction, as well as trimming, shaping, and polishing toenails. Often includes foot massage.
A unique method of applying pressure with thumb and index fingers to the hands and feet, and it has demonstrated health benefits.
Foam rubber or cotton disposable materials used to keep toes apart while polishing the nails. A new set must be used on each client.
Professional implements that are larger than fingernail clippers and have a curved or straight jaw, specifically designed for cutting toenails.
When performing a pedicure, you should grasp the foot between your thumb and fingers at the _______.
Drain and remove water and contaminants, clean surface, disinfect with approved disinfectant, rinse, and dry
What are the basic steps to properly disinfect a foot spa after each pedicure service?
The weekly maintenance procedure for a pipe-less foot spa requires the disinfectant solution to remain in the foot spa for how long?
45 to 50 minutes
In order to be on time, you must be polishing ______ after beginning a one-hour pedicure.
transmit positive energy
Reflexology practitioners believe that pressing certain reflex points on the feet _______.
tell the client you will do your best but that an additional appointment will be necessary
If a client books a standard pedicure and you discover that the feet are in unusually bad condition and you will require more time than was scheduled, it is recommended that you __________.
Metal implement with a grooved edge used for filing and smoothing the edges of the nail plate.
leave her alone and let her enjoy the service
If a client drifts off during a pedicure, it is recommended that you __________.
Some improvements in the feet require more than one appointment in services referred to as a ______.