There are so many ways to strengthen the nails: baths, all kinds of masks for the hands and compresses, rubbing nutrients and oils, proper nutrition, finally. In order to give nails strength, it is recommended to combine several methods of care.
You will need
- Pialochka, water, sea salt, lemon juice, iodine, castor oil, olive oil, herb infusion, natural vegetable and berry juices.
Nutritious nails are one of the best means of strengthening. They are recommended to be performed before the manicure. Pour in a container of 0,5 a liter of warm water and dilute in it a tablespoon of salt. After that, squeeze out the lemon juice and add to the salt water one tablespoon of juice. Keep the nails in the bath 20 minutes, and then rinse your hands with warm water. Then apply a moisturizer. Do the bath every other day for two weeks. As a result, the condition of the nails will improve. They will cease to crumble, the yellowish shade will leave, the effect of bleaching becomes appreciable.
Another recipe for the bath: dilute in 0,5 l of water a tablespoon of sea salt, add 5 drops of iodine and mix. Keep the nails in the bath no more than 10-15 minutes. After rinse your hands with cool water and apply a good moisturizer. Make a bath 2-3 times a week. Duration: 2 weeks. As a result, the nails cease to separate, and their surface becomes smoother.
Infusion of herbs is a very good tool for strengthening the nails. You can buy any herbal collection in the pharmacy and brew it. However, the camomile and the burdock are the best with the brittleness. For the bath, prepare 200 ml of strongly brewed infusion. Time to prepare the mixture: a couple of hours. After this, dilute the infusion with hot water and make a bath for the nails. Instead of infusion, you can boil the herbs for a few minutes on medium heat.
If your nails are overdried or they grow very slowly, make a bath of olive oil. It is the most popular in nail care. It is also recommended to add fresh lemon juice to the oil. The ratio is: a tablespoon of juice for five tablespoons of oil. In the oil bath it is useful to add a little honey. Put your nails only in warm oil, and at the end of the procedure do not wash your hands with water, and wipe with paper or fabric napkins. So you extend the effect of the oil for a few more hours. The ideal option – to conduct the procedure and go to bed with oiled nails.
Natural juices from berries or vegetables perfectly help to strengthen the nails. Use only not sweet berries. From vegetables, beetroot, radish, radish. Immerse the tips of the nails into the pressed juice and hold for 15 minutes. The natural dye is very easily absorbed into the skin. Therefore, it is not necessary to carry out such baths on the eve of responsible measures.