How to make nails in the home

An obligatory attribute of female beauty are well-groomed hands and healthy nails. To bring the nails in a decent condition, it is not necessary to attend expensive salons. The procedures are easily carried out at home. One of the most effective methods of nail care are the household baths using improvised means.

  • Usage
    • Uses
    • Procedure technology
    • Prescriptions for the nail files
    • For ingrown nails
    • Oily
    • Nail for the nail after the gel varnish
    • Herbal
    • With orange juice
    • With vitamin A
    • With vitamin E for strengthening the nails
    • With iodine
    • Withlemon for whitening nails
    • With sea salt and glycerin
    • With olive oil for puffing nails
    • With hydrogen peroxide
    • With vinegar from nail fungus
    • Contraindications

    The use of

    EverydayThe nails are exposed to the environment. Negative effect on their condition is affected by the use of varnish, mechanical damage and improper feeding. Regular care for the skin of the hands will be inadequate without using all kinds of trays. They allow to improve the appearance of nails, and prepare for further stages of manicure.

    Baths for nails perform the following functions:

    • strengthening of the nail plate;
    • ensuring the growth of nails;
    • preventing the delamination process;
    • improved appearance;

    • nail whitening;
    • fight against fungal diseases.
    It's almost impossible to make a good manicure without preliminary preparation of the nail plate. Baths help soften the cuticle and the skin around the nail. This simplifies the procedure for manicure at home.
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    Technology of procedure

    If the procedure is incorrect, it is possible to aggravate the existing problem. In order to improve the effectiveness of the nail trays, the basic rules should be observed. They include the following:

    • The recipe is chosen based on the individual condition of the nails and the desired result.
    • The effect will be noticeable only if you do the baths at least 2 times a week.
    • It is important to monitor the water temperature. It should not exceed a mark of 45 degrees.
    • The duration of the procedure depends on the type of skin. The best option is 10-15 minutes. If the skin of the hands is tender, then enough and 5 minutes.
    • After the bath it is necessary to lubricate the skin of the hands with a nutritious cream.

    For small baths, it is necessary to allocate a small capacity. Water should be moderately hot. As a filling, sea salt, iodine, various oils and other components are used. It is advisable to warn the household in advance of the planned procedure. Baths not only benefit the nails, but also have a relaxing function.

    Examples of manicure made with airbrushing
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    Recipes for the nail files

    For simple use, the simplest recipes are suitable. They allow to keep the nails in good condition, preventing the appearance of problems. In the presence of significant shortcomings, special-purpose methods should be used. Among the most effective recipes for nails are the following.

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    For ingrown nail

    In this case, the bath with sea salt works well. It removes inflammation and reduces pain. All you need is to add a tablespoon of sea or table salt to the basin with water. A similar effect can be obtained by using a nail tray with soda.

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    Different types of oils are often used to create a bath for the restoration of nails. As a base, you must take jojoba oil or almond oil. Depending on the desired effect, additional ingredients are selected. Shine adds lavender and ylang-ylang oil. You can add patchouli, cedar or incense oil to the nail growth tray. To create therapeutic baths for nails use tea tree oil, rosemary and sandalwood.

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    Milk for nails after gel-varnish

    Nail care is extremely important after removing gel varnish. The nail plate becomes thin and vulnerable. She needs extra nutrition. To prepare the tray you need 50 milliliters of warm milk and a tablespoon of honey. It is important to control the temperature of milk to avoid burns. Keep the nails in the bath should be 10 minutes.

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    Any broth of herbs should be used as a base. The most suitable are the turn, mint, sage and nettle. The broth is prepared in accordance with the instructions on the package. Keep the nails in it for no more than 15 minutes.

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    With orange juice

    Two teaspoons of salt should be dissolved in 70 milliliters of warm water. In the resulting saline solution requires a third of a glass of orange juice. Then 4 drops of iodine are poured into the liquid. Such a bath considerably compacts the nail plate, preventing the delamination process. The procedure can be used as a nail tray in front of a manicure.

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    With Vitamin A

    To prevent fungal and inflammatory processes, a bath for treating nails with vitamin A is a good option. The recipe includes a quarter cup of vegetable oil, 5 drops of liquid vitamin A and 3 drops of iodine. Ingredients need to be mixed, and then - to immerse the nails into the resulting mixture. The duration of the procedure is 20 minutes.

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    With vitamin E to strengthen nails

    Strengthening the nail plate is very important. Without proper care, the nails become brittle and unattractive externally. For the preparation of the bath will require half a cup of water, 7 grams of gelatin and 12 drops of vitamin E in liquid form. Gelatin must be thoroughly dissolved in hot water. Then a vitamin base is added to the solution. In the received weight it is necessary to dip only tips of fingers. The duration of the procedure is 20 minutes. After this time, it is necessary to wash off the gelatin residues from the hands.

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    With iodine

    Iodine has a strengthening effect. But applying the product to the nail plate is not always possible due to its staining. Baths in this case are an excellent alternative. An incomplete hot water basin will require a teaspoon of iodine. Strengthen the effect can be with the help of table salt. It should be added in the amount of 3 tablespoons.

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    With lemon for whitening nails

    20 ml of vegetable oil, dilute 3 tablespoons of clean water. Add 4 tablespoons of lemon juice to the mixture. The resulting liquid is thoroughly mixed. Then you should lower the nails into it for 10 minutes. To wash out a solution it is not necessary. It is enough to get wet with a towel. A nail tray with lemon not only whitens the nail plate well, but also strengthens it.

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    With sea salt and glycerin

    1 tablespoon of sea salt dissolve in 250 milliliters of hot water. Then add a liquid soap with glycerin in a volume of 50 milliliters. To create a relaxing atmosphere, you can add 5 drops of any pine or citrus essential oil. Before immersing your fingers in water, it is recommended to whip a thick foam.

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    With olive oil for the layered nails

    Olive oil has a healing effect. To prepare the tray you need to take 3 tablespoons of olive oil, 3 drops of lemon aether and 2 drops of almond oil. If the procedure is carried out regularly, the nails will cease to separate and will gain a fortress.

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    With hydrogen peroxide

    Peroxide works effectively with nail fungus and performs the function of whitening. In combination with lemon juice its beneficial properties are enhanced. To prepare a bath you need to take a teaspoon of peroxide and a little lemon juice. The resulting solution is poured into a previously prepared pelvis with a small amount of water. Keep the nails in such a bath should be at least 15 minutes.

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    With vinegar from nail fungus

    It's not easy to get rid of nail fungus. The effect of the baths with vinegar will be noticeable no earlier than a month of regular use. For the recipe, you need 30 milliliters of 6% apple cider vinegar and 6 tablespoons vegetable or olive oil. It is not necessary to add water to the solution. Before the procedure, the resulting composition is heated to a comfortable temperature. Keep the nails in it for 20 minutes.

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    Before using the baths in nail care, it is recommended that you read the contraindications. These are the following states:

    • the presence of open wounds;
    • allergic reaction to the components of the bath;
    • burns;
    • thrombosis and dilated veins;
    • elevated body temperature.

    Foot baths should not be taken during pregnancy.

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