The concept of pedicure not part of the dictionary of the Royal Spanish Academy (RAE ). Anyway, it is usual to be used as a synonym for pedicure : he foot care .
Pedicure or pedicure, therefore, is the treatment of disorders that affect the feet , as fingernails or calluses . The notion also refers to the procedures that are carried out by aesthetic issues .
The pedicure expert is called pedicure (or pedicure , if it's a woman). Your job is to try the skin conditions of the feet and beautify this part of the body , including nail .
Cutting and filing the toenails are two of the most frequent actions of the pedicure. Nail painting is also common. On the other hand, in the case of detecting the presence of any fungus , the specialist can indicate a antifungal treatment .
Beyond the nails, the pedicure focuses on the calluses (the hardness of the skin ). Within this framework, the session may include the use of pumice and various exfoliating and moisturizing substances to soften and revitalize the skin.
In general, it can be said that a standard pedicure session begins with the removal of nail polish, if any. Then the feet are placed in a tub with hot water to wash and soften the calluses . Once this is done, the pedicure starts cutting and filing the nails and cleaning and softening the skin of the sole and heel, eliminating dead cells. Finally, after applying a protective nail polish, the coloring is done.