Join the Meeting Place for Moms!
Talk to other moms, share advice, and have fun!

(minimum 6 characters)

1 Bump

DOES ANYONE KNOW OF A PROVEN WAY/PRODUCT TO MAKE YOUR NAILS STRONG AND GROW!

I wanted to ask if anyone knows of a real/proven method that they have tried for making your nails stronger and grow. I have bought nail harderners but they dont really work.
And my nails are always so weak and they break easily and they peel alot. so i was hoping someone would know of a good product of remedy that actually works.
thanks so much!

Answer Question
 
bluna3

Asked by bluna3 at 3:49 PM on Apr. 25, 2011 in Beauty & Style

Level 3 (16 Credits)
Answers (10)
  • You can start taking biotin. It's a supplement sold in most pharmacies - I know Walmart, Walgreens, and Rite Aid all carry it. It helps hair and nails grow strong.
    Ginger0104

    Answer by Ginger0104 at 3:50 PM on Apr. 25, 2011

  • Eat a lot of jello. That totally works.
    emmyandlisa

    Answer by emmyandlisa at 3:50 PM on Apr. 25, 2011

  • biotin does work. I use if for my horses when hoof probelms arise.
    You can also use vitamins and increase your protein intake.
    jewjewbee

    Answer by jewjewbee at 3:51 PM on Apr. 25, 2011

  • Pregnancy.. lol try prenatal vitamins. my nails grow like crazy when Im preggo, and I hear thats normal. the hormones i guess, any with all the vitamins u r just healthier.
    sarahlu

    Answer by sarahlu at 3:52 PM on Apr. 25, 2011

  • You can also just soak your hands in the jello mix
    BabyBugsmama

    Answer by BabyBugsmama at 4:01 PM on Apr. 25, 2011

  • Your prenatal vitamins ya used to take. I never stopped taking them.
    sarasmommy777

    Answer by sarasmommy777 at 5:12 PM on Apr. 25, 2011

  • well i have the same problem and always have the only thing i have found to help is get a good bottom and top coat and keep polished
    flipper4u21

    Answer by flipper4u21 at 10:11 AM on Apr. 26, 2011

  • I agree with biotin
    Syphon

    Answer by Syphon at 10:12 AM on Apr. 26, 2011

  • What the other ladies have said, plus I use Sally Hansen's VITASURGE Growth Gel. You use it once a day either on bare nails or over polish. If you are taking biotin or some other vitamin internally and using this on your nails I guarantee you'll see positive results! Best wishes!
    etexmom

    Answer by etexmom at 10:12 AM on Apr. 26, 2011

  • I bought "Nail Magic" it is a little pink bottle of stuff and that worked very well, but you break a nail with that stuff you will feel it >.
    djavongirl

    Answer by djavongirl at 9:27 AM on Jun. 10, 2011

Join CafeMom now to contribute your answer and become part of our community. It's free and takes just a minute.

Next question in Beauty & Style
Do i look big??

Next question overall (Toddlers (1-2))
Is it confusing for them?

close Join now to connect to
other members!
Connect with Facebook or Sign Up Using Email

Already Joined? LOG IN