Health Tip: What Causes Brittle Nails?

Brittle nails can be a normal result of aging. Or they can indicate a medical abnormality.Here is a list of things that can cause your nails to be brittle, weak and break easily, courtesy of the U.S. National Library of Medicine:

  • Frequent use of nail polish, remover, hardeners or other cosmetic nail applications.
  • Reduced amounts of zinc or iron in the body.
  • Problems with the thyroid.
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Fake nails

Can’t stand the cracking, splitting and breaking any longer? It could be time to try on some fake nails for size Artificial nails (fake nails) are a good option if you bite your nails or have trouble growing them. Some women try fake ones strictly to kick their habit, while others …

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How to Take off Fake Nails

How to Take off Fake Nails You can take off fake nails yourself, however, it’s always better going to a professional salon, where you will get the right treatment. 2 Steps: 1.Put the acetone in a bowl and stick in your hands for about 14 minutes. 2. Use the wood stick and gently start …

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How to Put on Fake Nails

7 Steps to put fake nails: 1. Go to the local  store and pick out the best looking nails that you can see. 2. Buy a bottle of good nail glue and make sure you know how to apply it. (use it) 3. Find the right size nails, and check them with your …