One effective home remedy for split nails is to soak the nails in water for 15 minutes per day, according to Skinsight. Another effective home remedy for split nails is to apply petroleum jelly to the affected area. More »

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There is no recipe, diet or pill that causes nails to grow faster but certain conditions such as the season and hormones can speed nail growth. The rate of nail growth increases in summer and among pregnant women. Daily ... More »

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To grow, healthy nails require good circulation, careful attention and good nutrition. Thus, improving blood flow, following a good nail regimen, and taking vitamin supplements are ways to help your nails stay healthy an... More »

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Remedies for split fingernails include keeping nails clipped, using lotion after washing hands, using mild soaps, wearing gloves when necessary and avoiding the overuse of nail polish remover, notes How Stuff Works. It c... More »

There are several home remedies for split fingernails, most of which are focused on preventing new split nails from forming. The key to treating split fingernails at home is moisturizing and strengthening nails so that t... More »

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Rubbing vitamin E oil or shea butter into the nails and cuticles once or twice a day and before bed is often enough to prevent cracked cuticles, according to O, The Oprah Magazine. If this does not stop cuticles from cra... More »

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To cure an infected cuticle at home, create a mixture of 50 percent warm water and 50 percent antibacterial liquid hand soap. Place the infected cuticle and finger in the mixture, soaking it for 15 minutes. Repeat this p... More »

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