Beautiful nail design makes your nails look awesome, however it means almost nothing if your nails are not well-maintained. In order to prevent such unpleasant situations, in this article we are going to show you the key factors for filing your nails properly.
1. Your nail file
When you go the store, you`ll see there are so many types of nail files, but you should choose a proper one. If you go for a junky nail file, this may damage your nail structure, which is bad for your nails` health. Go for a softer one, usually the most simple ones do a perfect job.
2. Clip your nails
Clip your nails if you want to cut off the length, but make sure they are all equal. Leave enough length to be able to use a nail file.
3. Choose your shape
You need to decide what shape you`d like to make. Usually they are oval,
He squoval is perfect for wide nails, the oval for short nails and the square for narrow nails. In additon, before shaping your nails, think of the nail design you are going to use.
No matter what shape you want, always start filing from the sides and follow the natural direction of your cuticlues
4. File in one direction only
Many girls start filing and move the file back and forth. This is completely wrong! Always file the nails in oe direction only. Make sure the nails are completely dry when you file them and it is good to have a nail polish on, as it protects the nail.