5 Tips to Make Your Nails Shine Naturally
It is not just your face or dress that determines your cleanliness, but nails play a vital role. Those half peeled off nail paint, dull or yellow nails speaks volumes about your hygiene habits. In case you are addicted to nail colors and are one among those who change your nail polish daily to match your dress color, pause for a while. Know that nail polish carries with it chemicals that are harmful to your skin. So health wise, it is better to have nails that shine naturally. If you are not aware of natural methods to maintain the nail shine, check out 5 tips here.
1. Use olive oil
Olive oil is one of the best medicines for any skin condition, especially for nails. Take a table spoon of olive oil in a bowl and dip your nails in that. Massage your nails gently and allow it to get it absorbed in your cuticles. This will moisturize and nourish your nail beds fully providing them a glow.
2. Rub lemon slices
For strong and healthy nails, rub a slice of lemon on your nails. A natural lightener, lemon brightens and bleaches and hence acts as a good stain remover. Instead of lemon slices, you can also dip nails in lemon juice for a few minutes for the same effect.
3. Clean them with apple cider vinegar
Another natural way to retain the shine on your nails and clean it is, with the help of apple cider vinegar. Heat olive oil and then mix 1/4 cup of apple cider vinegar and half cup of beer to it. Soak your nails in this solution for a few minutes and wash it off. Apple cider vinegar has strong anti -bacterial properties that will ward off or prevent any fungal infection on your nails.