Anti-fungal nail polish works by delivering an anti-fungal agent into the bed of the nail, killing the fungus that grows under the nail itself. Some polishes, such as Penlac, contain the active ingredient ciclopirox, a p... More »

Nail fungus can usually be treated at home with an anti-fungal nail cream or ointment, reports the Mayo Clinic. Applying Vicks VapoRub to the nail is another recommended treatment for the condition. Patients should wash,... More »

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Some physicians have reported success with patients using a bleach-solution soak to treat toenail fungus, reports Bottom Line Health. Following a regimen of twice-weekly soaking, moderate cases of toenail fungus have bee... More »

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To take off nail polish, soak a cotton ball in nail polish remover, and press the soaked ball over the nail to for a few minutes to allow the polish soften. Wipe away the polish, clean the cuticles, and then wash and moi... More »

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One easy way to get nail polish off without using nail polish remover is to apply a top coat to your painted nails and then immediately wipe it off with a cotton swab or paper towel. The old nail polish comes off with th... More »

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Bubbles can appear in a fresh coat of nail polish for many reasons, including improper application and excessive oil on the nail plate. Improper application techniques include using old polish, excessively shaking the bo... More »

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Create custom nail polish recipes by using a clear nail polish base, and then mixing in colored pigments or glitter or powdered mica. Crushed eye shadow is available in a wide variety of colors and works well in nail pol... More »

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