Q: Why Are My Nails So Weak?

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This question comes from a member who posted on our message boards: Q: "I've always had strong and long nails, until now. They keep breaking and have become very fragile. I would like to know if anybody has any advice about what products will REALLY strengthen my nails." -- TotalBeauty.com member annabella

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lots of water...that will help a lot

by LittleBunny Saturday, December 29, 2012 at 09:46PM Report as inappropriate

Thanks

by EricaF123 Saturday, December 29, 2012 at 11:52AM Report as inappropriate

my nails are soft and weak.... i peel them off but now ima buy me some sally hansen nail strengthener and file them instead of peel them lol

by peaches095 Thursday, January 19, 2012 at 12:32PM Report as inappropriate

thank you

by Nicole2814 Wednesday, January 4, 2012 at 06:32PM Report as inappropriate

I had great natural nails when I was in my 20's and 30's and did alot of typing. I did my nails once a week with Charles of the Ritz polish and it lasted the entire week. Every Thursday night was nail night. Now, they're hopeless and I feel nail polish makes them worse. I guess age, hormonal changes and meds ruined them. I'm also on disability, but, I use a computer.

by diamondsmiles Saturday, December 17, 2011 at 12:01AM Report as inappropriate

Will be trying the triple strong nail polish.

by MzWayne Wednesday, December 14, 2011 at 11:23AM Report as inappropriate

my nails our so weak but finally stop biting them

by lisa_ratz Sunday, October 30, 2011 at 07:03AM Report as inappropriate

Lately my nails have been chipping off and they are very weak. Im going to try some of these tips and see if there is a difference.

by andyv1217 Tuesday, October 25, 2011 at 09:31PM Report as inappropriate

i have no big toe nail, how can i get a nail to stay on more than 1 day?

by stanbon Tuesday, May 10, 2011 at 06:41AM Report as inappropriate

nice tips now im taking vitamin b and is helping

by kiofairy Friday, April 29, 2011 at 10:30AM Report as inappropriate

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