FAQ About Tip Top

  1. I am not a salon. Can I buy Tip Top products?
    Yes of course! Go to the “SHOP” page on the website. Browse through our range of colours and treatments. Select those you wish to buy, by clicking on “add to cart”. At checkout you will complete your details and confirm your order.
  2. Where can I purchase Tip Top Products?
    Welcome to the world of tiptopnails.co.za. Our products will be stocked in Beauty Salons, Spas and Nail Bars nationally. You can also purchase directly from our website, using the SHOP option on the HomePage.
  3. What are the most common nail shapes?
    There are 5 common nail shapes.
    • Square: The free edge is straight across. This shape is strong because of its full width at the free edge. This shape may cause injury to the skin because of its sharp corners.
    • Round: The free edge is round, comforting to the finger tip.
    • Oval: The free edge is oval. Most professionals choose this shape as it looks attractive.
    • Pointed Stiletto: The top of the free edge is narrow and pointed. This shape is suited to thin hands with narrow nail beds, however it is weak and can break easily.
    • Square-Oval: The shape is a combination of square and oval. The front edge of the free edge is straight across with the corners rounded off. This shape is strong and suited to those who work with their hands.
  4. I have thin and brittle nails. What should I do?
    You have to apply a nail hardening product to your nails. See Tip Top’s range of treatments under “Treatments” section. You may also take supplements such as MSM, Biotin and Silica. Make sure you use cuticle oil every night to improve your nail condition.
  5. What should I do to prevent polish from early chipping?
    Use one of our Tip Top top coats and apply one thin coat every 2 or 3 days. Do not forget to apply to the front edge of the nails.
  6. What is the best way to keep my cuticles healthy and soft?
    Moisturise moisturise moisturise! Or use Tip Top Cuticle Oil – it penetrates deeply and quickly to soften cuticles while giving natural nails increased flexibility and strength. A special blend of 5 nourishing oils including, Jojoba and Vitamin E, moisturise while anti-oxidant E and botanical extracts act as a natural soothing and anti-septic agent. Massage the Cuticle Oil into the nail bed every night to stimulate nail growth. CUTICLE OIL IS KING OF ALL TREATMENTS