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Westchester School of Beauty Culture
(914) 699-2344
Six Gramatan Ave
Mount Vernon, NY
# of Undergrads
26
School Information
Private
Setting
Suburban

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American Beauty School - Bronx
(718) 931-7400
1380 Metropolitan Avenue
Bronx, NY
Tuition
$7,090.00
# of Undergrads
49
School Information
Private
Setting
Large city

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The Leon Institute of Hair Design
(203) 335-0364
111 Wall St
Bridgeport, CT
# of Undergrads
39
School Information
Private
Setting
Mid-sized city

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Brio Academy of Cosmetology - Niantic
(860) 739-2466
63 Pennsylvania Avenue
Niantic, CT
# of Undergrads
23
School Information
Private
Setting
Suburban

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Brio Academy of Cosmetology - Hartford
(860) 528-7178
1000 Main St
East Hartford, CT
# of Undergrads
35
School Information
Private
Setting
Small city

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Brittany Beauty School - Bronx
(718) 220-0400
210 East 188th St
Bronx, NY
# of Undergrads
117
School Information
Private
Setting
Large city

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Capri School of Hair Design
(845) 623-6339
251 West Route 59
Nanuet, NY
# of Undergrads
52
School Information
Private
Setting
Suburban

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Connecticut Institute of Hair Design
(203) 879-4247
1681 Meriden Rd
Wolcott, CT
# of Undergrads
25
School Information
Private
Setting
Suburban

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Brio Academy of Cosmetology - Meriden
(203) 237-6683
1231 E Main St
Meriden, CT
# of Undergrads
26
School Information
Private
Setting
Suburban

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Brio Academy of Cosmetology - New Haven
(203) 287-1500
1245 Dixwell Avenue
Hamden, CT
# of Undergrads
24
School Information
Private
Setting
Mid-sized city

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How To Perform The Exotic Manicure

Exotic Manicures and Pedicures

Tools Needed:
Massage Oils (Essential and Base)
Nail Clipper
Nail File
Cuticle Pusher
Cuticle Nippers or Cutter
Soak Bowl
Towel
Base Coat
Polish
Top Coat

Hold the hand and begin to massage the top surface. Use your thumbs in a slow, firm stroking motion, starting at the fingers and moving up to the wrist. Once you have reached the ankle/wrist follow the same line back to the fingers. Make sure you apply lighter pressure towards the fingers than the wrist. Repeat this 5 times. For the palm, use your thumb to rub your palm in a circular motion. Keep moving your massaging thumb around in a circle adding a little pressure continue on other hand. For Pedicure apply the same massage technique on feet.

1. Make sure nails are free of all polish.
2. Cut and shape nails as desired with nail clippers and file.
After step 2 of the basic manicure, apply a essential massage oils to hands, arms feet and lower legs. Massage oil is a combination of essential oils added to a base oil. You can use massage oils to promote circulation, stimulate the release of toxins from the body, or uplift the senses. To every 10 (ml) of base oil, add 5 drops of essential oil (a 10:1 ratio).

3. Soak fingertips in mild soapy warm water for 7-10 min.
4. Use your cuticle pusher to gently remove cuticle from the nail bed going away from the tips of nails toward your wrist.
5. Rinse and dry your hands.
6. Cut any loose skin or cuticle with cuticle nippers ...

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The American Manicure

American manicures at a nail salon or at home

What makes a manicure American? With subtle tones and pale colors the American Manicure give nails a natural, soft look. Deviating from the French Manicure the American Manicure has the white tip of the nail painted first with the neutral tone painted over the entire nail. This manicure can be done at home or in a salon and spa. The American Manicure is also easy to fix if the manicure were to chip or need to be recoated.

Purchasing a professional American Manicure will most often include a hand massage, cuticle care, and other nail care services to maintain the quality of the nails and hands.

American Manicures can be done at home by purchasing an American Manicure kit located at your local drug store or beauty salon outlet. An opaque white or light color of nail polish and a neutral pink tone can be purchased in place of an American Manicure kit. For optimal results cuticle cutters, a good emery board, and deep moisturizing lotion will give the at-home manicure a look of professional caliber.

After the nails have soaked in warm water and the nail is free from any polish it can be filed and shaped into the desired look. Once the nail is ready for painting a base coat will prep the nail to sustain the top coat of color for a longer period. Once the base coat is completed a stencil or similar device can be used as a frame to help outline the opaque white or light color of nail polish for defining the tip. After the nai...

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