Our Favorite Mani-Pedi Kits That Make Painting Your Own Nails EasyAugust 12, 2020
Nail polish, a top coat and a nail file are essential at-home mani-pedi tools. If you’re ready to take things up a notch, though, by experimenting with nail art, prioritizing nail health or simply honing your skills, a nail kit can help you expand your collection in one fell swoop. Here, we rounded up the nail-care sets that have helped us achieve salon-quality looks at home. Read on to find the perfect option for you.
Expanding your nail tool collection doesn’t have to be a big investment. This kit contains 10 different products, including a cuticle pusher and cleaner, a buffer and a brush, all for just $12.
If you’re an on-the-go type of gal or guy, this portable, travel-friendly set will come in handy. It contains a cuticle trimmer and pusher, a metal file and a clipper that allows for a precise finish every time. Use these essentials pre-polish or to give naked nails a good grooming.
If you’ve mastered your at-home mani but want to give your toes some love, this kit can help. Highlights in the 11-piece set include a pumice block for removing dead and rough skin and a cuticle serum to hydrate your nails and the skin around them.
For a more customized option, check out this box from LA-based salon Olive & June. In addition to tools like a polish bottle handle (for easy application), a polish remover pot and cuticle serum, you get a bottle of long-lasting nail polish of your choosing.
If you already have all the tools you need, focus your attention on formulas. With this set from Black-owned vegan brand Auda B, your at-home salon will be stocked with an almond oil cuticle oil, a hydrating base coat that protects the nails, a gel-like top coat and two everyday polish shades.