Nail treatment is as important as face treatment, especially for women. Why? Besides for health issue, nail treatment is also important for keeping your appearance since your hands are always “visible”. If you don’t treat your nails properly, your may get some nails problems including fingertip infection or cracked and torn nails. Nail treatment is an important yet easy thing to do. The proper nail treatment doesn’t only concern with shaping and coloring, but also keeping it vigorous. Here are some tips for your nails treatment.
Always wear gloves when you have to use some chemical product. Chemical products such as floor cleaning liquid, dishes cleaning liquid or detergent can damage your nails. Wearing gloves is also recommended when you are doing things that required the use of hands such as cooking or gardening. The gloves will keep your nails from contact with sharp objects that may damage your nails.
The basic of nail treatment is keeping your nails clean. No matter how long you may keep your nails, it won’t cause any problem as long as you keep it clean and hygiene. Keeping the cleanliness of your nail will keep the bacteria away. For you who often applying nail polish, clean the polish when it begins to dry and flake. Clean your nails with the Nail Varnish Remover that is especially used for getting rid of the paint. It is recommended not to use nail cleanser which contains acetone because such substance can make your nail and skin parched.
Keep the moist of your nail is also important to your nail treatment. Apply some moisturizer after you cleaned the nails. You can use body lotion or hair conditioner as moisturizer. It is suggested that you use the moisturizer which contains vitamin E.
Cuticle is the thin skin at the base of the nails. Its function is to protect the nails and keeping bacteria from get in through your skin. Caring for the cuticle is as important as caring the nails itself. Never cut your cuticle, instead keep it moist by applying moisturizer or soaking your hand in warm water.
No nail biting
Do not bite your nails. Many people have this habit of biting nail when they feel nervous. Others, when a little part of their nail is abrading, tend to bite the nail to cut it. This nail biting will cause bad effect for your nail shape. Instead of biting the nail, use nail cutter for cutting your nails.
Besides taking care of your nail shape, nail treatment can also be done by consuming healthy food which contains vitamin E. Put on your menu the food with high nutrients such as milk, egg, and fruits.