Well-groomed nails always make you look neat, sophisticated, and well-poised. Not taking proper care of your nails, keeping one nail polish for longer or using eating food with spices like turmeric can make your nails yellow and stained. If the factor is external and not internal, you can easily get rid of yellow stains on your nails and brighten your nails with natural remedies like mentioned below –
Baking soda – Mix olive oil with baking soda to make a paste. Apply this paste on and under your nails. Gently rub it on and leave it on for 15 mins. Rinse off and massage a small amount of olive oil on your nails to nourish your nails.
Lemon – Take a lemon and cut it into half, gently rub the lemon on your nails to brighten the nails and also exfoliate them gently to get rid of the stain. Lemon also works great to remove any curry or turmeric stains from your nails.
Hydrogen peroxide – Mix equal parts of hydrogen peroxide and water in a bowl to make a nail whitening soak. Dip your nails in it for 5 mins. using a clean toothbrush gently brush your nails to remove any stains.
Vinegar – Saturate a cotton ball with some white vinegar. Place the cotton ball soaked in white vinegar on your nails and let it air dry. Rinse it all off after 15 minutes. READ MORE – GLOW SERUM – get healthy, glowing skin
Salt Soak – Do a salt soak to brighten your nails naturally. To a bowl add in 1 cup of warm water along with 1 tbsp of salt. Mix it all in and soak your nails in it for 10 mins.
Toothpaste – One of the quickest ways to remove stains and whiten nails is to use a toothpaste. If your nails have stained from the dark nails polish or from the curry that you had or if you have turmeric stains that can be hard to remove just use some white toothpaste. Apply white toothpaste to your nails, leave it on for 2 mins and then brush your nails with a clean toothbrush.
Nail serum – Make a overnight nail serum to strengthen nails and brighten it naturally. READ MORE – natural nail serum.