If you have a weakened and damaged plate and your nails are delaminating, you need to regenerate and nourish them before you decide to cover them with varnish. If you want to take matters into your own hands and give them a solid dose of regeneration and reconstruction, reach for proven home remedies.
First of all, put in place an effective action plan and enforce it regularly.
What home remedies for damaged nails do we recommend? Nail oiling
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Oiling is an extremely popular natural regenerative treatment that has a positive effect not only on weakened nails. This is a great way to care for brittle, brittle nails with visible furrows, cavities or discoloration on the plates.
Nails, just like hair and skin, need a solid dose of nutrition on a regular basis. Oiling their plate will protect it from drying out and at the same time strengthen and make it more flexible. It will also have a positive effect on the condition of the cuticles – they will become soft, smooth and healthier.
Coconut oil has moisturizing and strengthening properties
Coconut oil has moisturizing properties and can help not only soften cuticles but also strengthen nails. Thanks to its antifungal properties, it is recommended especially for people prone to nail infections.
Garlic oil rich in selenium will support nail growth
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Garlic is rich in seleniumwhich naturally supports nail growth. To avoid rubbing garlic into the nail, we recommend making a mask with homemade garlic oil, which will work great on the nail plate.
All you have to do is fry chopped or grated garlic in a pan with a little olive oil for 10 minutes, being careful not to burn the fat or bring it to a boil. When cool, pour the liquid into a glass, straining out the garlic pieces. The mask created in this way, rub into nails and cuticles in the evening and leave overnight. In the morning, rinse thoroughly and wash your hands with soap to get rid of the garlic smell.
Castor oil will prevent nails from breaking
Another home remedy is castor oil, which will prevent nails from breaking. Commonly used on hair, it will also work great on damaged nails. Castor oil should be rubbed into the nail plate and the cuticles around the nails twice a day. You can also slightly warm the oil and soak your nails in it for a few minutes. Warm oil will penetrate the nail structure even better. Be careful that the oil is not too hot, it is easy to burn yourself.
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