Having shiny and beautifully shaped nails at the tip of the fingers enhances the overall beauty of your hands. But the beauty of the hands is often marred by weak and brittle nails.
Brittle nails are a common problem that can affect both men and women and some of the common causes of weak and brittle nails are aging, excessive use of nail enamels and nail polish removers, overexposure to water. Therefore, it is vital to take special care of nails just like we pamper our skin with effective glowing skin home remedies. These home remedies, in combination with a few healthy lifestyle changes, can provide you naturally strong and healthy nails.
Create a honey and lemon nail mask by mixing 2 teaspoons of honey with a few drops of lemon juice, and massage into your nails and leave it for 15-20 minutes.
Rose water not only acts as a mood enhancer but also works wonders to keep the nails healthy. It has antiseptic, antibacterial, and antioxidant properties and acts as a natural moisturizer. Just add few drops of rose water on a cotton pad and dab it on your nails and cuticles.
Sea Salt Mixture
Mix 2 tablespoons of fine grain sea salts in a small bowl of warm water and add 2 drops of wheat germ oil, frankincense oil, and few drops of lemon oil. In this solution soak your nails for 10-15 minutes and rinse them off with warm water. After patting dry apply hand cream.
Coconut Oil Massage
Take 2 teaspoons of coconut oil and warm it a little. Apply the warm oil on your nails and gently massage them. Along with making your nails stronger, it will also improve your blood circulation while keeping your nails moisturized.