Nail Health

Artificial Nails - A Few Pros and Cons




No question about this, acrylic nails, gel nails, and nail tips can make our nails appear very beautiful and flawless. However,although artificial nails seem like the most ideal way to camouflage brittle nails or nails affected by psoriasis and other diseases, due to the health risks involve, it's highly recommended that we only apply artificial nails to healthy nails.

Dermatologists warn that if we try to hide brittle nails or nails that need medical attention, this could only make matters worse. In fact, this might even cause you to eventually lose your natural nails. Below are several nail conditions for which you should seek medical attention, instead of trying to cover them up with artificial nails.