Beauty,  Health

8 Home Remedies for Brittle Nails

The solution for fragile nails does not have to come in a pretty and expensive bottle to be effective. In fact, there are natural remedies you can prepare at home from ingredients you have in your kitchen. This way you will have fantastic nails, you will save money and you will spend your time creatively.

Lemon juice and olive oil

Mix one tablespoon of olive oil with a few drops of lemon juice. This way you will have a simple but effective home remedy. You will need to use the mixture at least twice a week. First apply the remedy on nail, massage it, and then put on cotton gloves and leave the mixture to act overnight.

Tea plant oil and Vitamin E

One tablespoon of tea plant oil mixed with a few drops of Vitamin E, will not only help you have healthier and stronger nails, but will also prevent emergence of fungal infections. Rub mixture on the nails as often you can, until you get the desired results.

Vitamin E

Capsules containing vitamin E in the form of oil are fantastic for home care of the nails. Vitamin E is good for your skin and hair, and of course the nails. Open the capsule and add a few drops of Vitamin E onto your nail and gently massage them.  Then put on cotton gloves and leave the Vitamin to act overnight.


An easy and effective treatment for fragile nails. If you have time, you should create a habit of regularly massaging your nails a few minutes a day with hydration cream, nail cream or an oil of your choice. No matter which product you choose, massaging will help hydrate your nails and soften the cuticles, while simultaneously improves circulation, thus making your nails stronger, healthier and can make them grow longer and without damage.