How can you get rid of white spots on nails at home

How can you get rid of white spots on nails at home

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White spots in nails is a common beauty problem. They are usually a sign of lack of nutrition or an unhealthy diet. They not only spoil the look of you nails but also make you very conscious about them. However, just by using simple home remedies you can get rid of these spots. These simple remedies help you to reduce the appearance of the white spots naturally. If you use chemicals to reduce the appearance of the white spots on the nails. It might make them weak and destroy the uppermost layer of the nail. That is why it is better to use natural ways only. (Also read: 5 mistakes that you are making with your nails)

Baking soda:
Baking soda is used in various home remedies for beauty treatment. For white spots add a half cup of baking soda, one fourth cup peroxide, half cup of Epsom salt. Add all these to 4 cups of hot water. Then just add one-fourth cup of vinegar in it. Dip your nails in this mixture and later wrap your nails in a cloth.

White Vinegar:
White vinegar does wonders in case of white spots on the nails. For this remedy just add lukewarm water and vinegar in the ratio of one is to two. For half cup of white vinegar add one cup of water. Then soak your nails for ten minutes, then let them dry. Use this remedy every day for best results.

Lavender Oil:
Lavender oil is a wonderful way to get rid of the white spots on the nails. The lavender oil is full of anti-fungal properties. It helps to remove the white spots in an effective way. The process of applying it very simple. Just apply the oil on your nails, then cover them with a cloth.  (Also read: How to take better care of your nail)

Lemon Juice:
It is a widely known fact that lemon is a rich source of citric acid. It also helps in preventing bacterial infection. Just apply this juice on your nails, leave it for 10 minutes and then wash them with lukewarm water.

Onion:
Onions are is a natural cure for white spots on the nails. For this, simply peel an onion. Chop it and rub the slice on the nails. Repeat this process for a week, and you will see visible changes. (Also read: 5 Amazing home remedies to get rid of yellow nails)

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