When it comes to choosing the best Nail Salon or mobile Nail Technician, there’s a lot to consider. Here are the 5 most important things to think about, when choosing the right nail salon for you.
Best Nail Salon & Mobile Nail Technician
1. Safe Products, Good Health
Yes, that’s right folks! Good old health and safety! Now, we’re not talking about going to your local nail salons with a clip board and yellow hard hat! However, we do want to make you aware of some very serious implications of using ‘cheap’ Nail Salons.
We’ve all heard the saying “if it’s too good to be true, it probably is”? Well, it’s very true when it comes to choosing the best Nail Salon. This is because, many of the ‘cheaper’ Nail Salons use inferior products. Consequently, the finish that you receive on your nails is also of lower quality. This results in your Nails lifting, breaking and chipping more easily. Not only this and even more importantly, some of the cheap Nail Salons will use products that are harmful to your hands and general health.
For example, some cheap nail salons will use the product MMA (Methyl Methacrylate), which can cause severe allergic reactions and permanent nail damage, as is highlighted on the BBC programme inside out. In contrast, always check that the Nail Salon or mobile Nail Technician you choose, is only using EMA (Ethyl methacrylate) to Polymerise Acrylic on your Nails. Explicitly, EMA is supported by a wealth of studies for it’s safe use on Nails.
2. Nail Technician Qualifications
Similarly, not only is it important to ensure that you are being provided with quality products. Likewise, it is extremely important that the Nail Technician who you are letting loose on your body, is qualified! There are many qualifications to attain as a certified Nail Technician. Depending whether your Nail Technician provides you with Acrylics, Gel Colour, Soft Gels, Hard Gels, Bio Sculpture, Silk Wraps, Fibre Glass, Manicures or Pedicures. It is important that they are qualified in all the services that they offer. We advise discussing this with your chosen Nail Salon or mobile Nail Technician.
3. Types of Nails Available
At the same time, it’s important to not only consider what services the best nail salons and mobile Nail Technicians are qualified in but also what services they offer. There’s a variety of Nail types available, as mentioned above. Acrylics, Gel Colour, Soft Gels, Hard Gels, Bio Sculpture, Silk Wraps, Fibre Glass, Manicures or Pedicures. In general, most Nail Salons will specialise in only a few types of nails, often most Salons are only qualified in just one! Therefore, always check with your chosen Nail Technician, which Nail types they offer and are also qualified to provide. The most skilled and experienced Nail Artists, will always provide a range of services, not just one.
4. Nail Artist Designs
Ok, so you’ve chosen the best Nail Salon or mobile Nail Technician, that you know uses (1) safe products. Furthermore, you also know that this Nail Technician is (2) qualified in the Service they Offer. Additionally, (3) you also know what type of Nail you prefer and what is available to you. Now, you must consider your personal tastes and preferred style. This is because, all Nail Artists and Technicians have their own style when creating your nails. Therefore, we advise that you always look through the gallery of the best nail salons and mobile Nail Technicians. As a result, you will be able to gain a feel for the types of styles and finishes, that the best nail salons and mobile Nail Technicians provide. Similarly, you will be able to see if the styles and finishes are right for you.
5. Value For Money
Lastly, cost is also a very important consideration. However at the same time, it is also very important not to look for the cheapest Nail Salons or mobile Nail Technicians. If you’ve skimmed over this article, please read point 1 about the dangers of cheap nail products and cheap nail salons. Therefore, it is important to consider value, rather than just price. Ask yourself what is important to you?
Do you want a quality smooth finish on your nails, with perfect edges and shapes? Do you want nails that are durable and stay on longer? Will your nails better withstand the rigours of your busy lifestyle? Is variety in design and nail art something you really want? Likewise, is your health important to you and do you want only the best nail products used on your hands and feet? Similarly, do you want exceptional aftercare and a 100% promise that your nails will last, or your money back?
Significantly, we find that most people answer yes, to all of these questions. Therefore, looking for a Nail Salon or mobile Nail Technician that is great value, not just low price, is our final important point to consider, when choosing the best fit for you.
Conclusion – Best Nail Salon & Mobile Nail Technician
These are the 5 most important things to consider, when choosing the best nail salon or mobile Nail Technician. We hope you have found them helpful and that you are now better equipped the next time you need beautiful nails! To conclude, always remember;
1) Check the Salon or Technician has your best interests at heart, by using safe products
2) Make sure the Nail Technician holds qualifications in the service they provide
3) Get the Nail Type that suits your lifestyle and requirements, whether it’s Acrylic, Gels, Bio Sculpture, Silk or Fibre Glass
4) Check out the Salon/Technician’s Gallery of images and make sure you’re happy with the styles and designs they create
5) Cheap Nails aren’t good and good Nails aren’t cheap! So, go for best value, not just low cost
We hope these considerations help. Likewise, we wish you the best of luck, choosing the best nail salon or mobile Nail Technician for you. If you need any further advice, please call our team on 0333 224 0054 today and we will be happy to help you.