Coconut oil, the miracle worker. What can’t this simple ingredient not do?!? From deep conditioning to cooking, coconut oil is everywhere. But what about using it for your nails? Confused? People have used coconut for nail care for ages. Here’s why-
Rich in carbohydrates, vitamins, and fats like triglycerides helps keep your nails hydrated and strengthen them over time.
Treat nail fungus
The best way to prevent nail fungus is by keeping your nails hydrated, but if by chance they are infected, coconut oil’s natural anti-fungal agent works wonders to restore them back to health.
Hangnails are that painful experience of a piece of your skin coming out of your cuticle as a result of biting, exposure to water, or harsh chemicals. Apply coconut oil to soothe and heal them all whilst strengthening your nails. Ensure that you incorporate the pure and organic stuff, processed oils can contain chemicals that may aggravate the injury.
(Contributed by Nikhita H.)