You have spent a lot of money polishing your nails and it is looking really nice and beautiful. However, within a few days, it is something else as it looks unattractive and ugly. This may be due to some of the things you do. To help you make your nails and polish last longer as well as look good, we share 6 habits you need to give up to make this possible.
Picking at the polish
You may be bored and perhaps your phone has run out of battery; the next thing you turn to is picking at the polish of your nails. Soon the polish will gradually disappear if you don’t stop. Then you have to spend money to polish it again.
Wearing nail polish for weeks
Wearing the same nail polish for months is not something that should be encouraged. The maximum time you should wear a nail polish should be 2 weeks.
Habitual nail-biting also known as onychophagia is not peculiar to children alone. You will find some adults obliviously biting their nails. This said whether your nails are polished or not, it is not good to bite your nails.
Eating junk food
Too much of junk food stunts the growth of your nails because it makes the nails very weak. You will discover later that your nails keep breaking. This will sabotage your efforts at grooming them.
Not applying lotion
You don’t want your nails looking cracked and dry when you go out. To deal with this, never forget to apply lotion to your nails to make it moist.
Using your nails as tools
We have all done this before. We have used our nails to remove tiny items. If you do it often, your nails will be damaged. So, stop using your nails as tools.