The Best Way to Soften Brittle Nails

Bye, brittle nails. Our DIY nail-softening serum is essential for stunning, healthy nails. All it takes is a mix of oils and a quick massage. Mix up a batch and use it as needed for manicure-ready nails. Paint perfectly with our DIY nail-art ideas and tips for making the most of essential oils.

The Recipe Mix 1/4 teaspoon lemon oil with 4 drops carrot oil and 1 teaspoon neem, walnut, tamanu, or coconut oil.

The Method Massage thoroughly onto clean, polish-free nails. "These oils offer omega-6 fatty acids to nourish nails while also being antibacterial, which is important on nails and feet," says Hope Gillerman, author of Essential Oils Every Day and founder of H. Gillerman Organics luxury essential oils remedies.

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