The season of monsoon calls for special care of nails to avoid infection and chipping. Salon India speaks exclusively with experts about their recommended therapies:-
Disha Meher, National Expert, Skin and Nails, Lakmé Salon
Therapies recommended: Nails get brittle during monsoons, hence extra care is needed. Lakme Salon offers Candy Crush Treatment and White Tea Vitality Treatment.
USP: The Candy Crush Treatment nourishes and detoxifies the skin. It suits all skin types, and removes dead skin. The White-Tea Vitality Treatment has antioxidant properties that reduces tanning and nourishes the skin.
Products used: For the Candy Crush Treatment, we use natural butter, pure essential oils, detoxifying bath bombs and a Peditrex machine; for White-Tea Vitatily Treatment, the core ingredient is White Tea.
Price: The Candy Crush manicure and pedicure are priced at Rs 550 and Rs 950, respectively; White-Tea Vitality manicure and pedicure are priced at Rs 650 and Rs 1,150, respectively
Jo Gaglani, Director, Sanctum Spa and Wellness
Therapies recommended: Nails need special care in the monsoon as the humidity tends to weaken them, which leads to breakage. It is also essential to keep nails clean and dry to prevent fungal infection. Hence, the Total Manicure and Pedicure is highly recommended for this season.
USP: Both are waterless and a good
Products used: The products are from the Margaret Dabbs London brand, and key products for nails is the nail and cuticle serum, hand serum, intensive foot treatment oil, and the foot hygiene cream.
Price: The Total Manicure is priced at Rs 1,200 and the Total Pedicure is at Rs 1,500. The services and products are available at the flagship ReMedi Spa and Beauty Lounge and JW Marriott Hotels in Sahar, Mumbai, Delhi, Pune and Mussoorie.
Ishita Mehta & Riddhi Malde, Owners, Nail & Beauty Lounge
Therapies recommended: Nails require grooming in all the seasons, however, the rainy season demands extra care and pampering. Nail & Beauty Lounge offers a range of manicure and pedicure for complete nail care – Sugarcane manicure and pedicure; Candle manicure and pedicure; Cocktail manicure and pedicure; Whitening spa manicure and pedicure; and Heel Peel treatment
USP: These services deeply cleanse and remove dead skin and dirt, while leaving the skin rejuvenated and moisturised. The Heel Peel treatment is a special designed service for the feet. It cures cracks and makes them smooth and silky.
Products used: Spa products from Anita’s Aromatics and Cheryl’s Cosmeceuticals are used for the services.
Price: The services are priced between Rs 700 to Rs 1,000.